Ellis, Indiana

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For the unincorporated community in Steuben County, see Ellis, Steuben County, Indiana.
Ellis, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Ellis is located in Indiana
Ellis
Ellis
Ellis is located in the US
Ellis
Ellis
Coordinates: 39°03′49″N 87°13′22″W / 39.06361°N 87.22278°W / 39.06361; -87.22278Coordinates: 39°03′49″N 87°13′22″W / 39.06361°N 87.22278°W / 39.06361; -87.22278
Country United States
State Indiana
County Greene
Township Stockton
Elevation 545 ft (166 m)
ZIP code 47848
FIPS code 18-20818[1]
GNIS feature ID 434104[2]

Ellis is an unincorporated community in Stockton Township, Greene County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Ellis was named in honor of William Ellis, a landowner.[3]

Geography[edit]

Ellis is located at 39°03′49″N 87°13′22″W / 39.06361°N 87.22278°W / 39.06361; -87.22278.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Ellis, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 123. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for William Ellis, who donated land for a school here.