Name: Ephriam Llewllyn Eaton
Given Name: Ephriam Llewllyn
FROM ELIZABETH FRYER GENEALOGY:
Birth: 27 MAR 1846 in Jefferson Co, Wisconsin 3 4
Death: 1931 3 4
Eaton, Rev. E.L. 8-30-1890 Death*NC-58V2 91
2. Rev. Ephraim L. Eaton (b. 1846). He was a Methodist and served inJanesville. First marr ied on 2 Feb 1868 [3-69] to Mary E. Miner(1849-30 Aug 1890). She was d/o Henry and Belinda . He then wasmarried on 13 Oct 1891 in Rock County to Helen Louise Bates (d/oA.C.).
From J/D Co WI Historical Soc.
1870 - USWI - Jefferson Co - Hebron - pg 33 (Image:194 -Roll:M593_1719) 23 July 1870
Miner, Wm H. - age 51 - mechanic & farmer - VRE 1000 - VPP 250 - b. NY
(his wife and 2 children)
Eaton, Ephram - age 23 - school teacher - b. Wisc
Eaton, Mary - age 21 - school teacher - b. NY
(Ephram was living with his wife's family. )
1920 - USMA - Middlesex Co - Cambridge - ED#72 - pg 2 (Image: 863Roll: T625_707 ) Jan 22 , 1920
Ephriam L. Eaton - head - rents at 69 Magazine St - age 73 - b. Wisc -parents b. VT - method ist clergeman
Louise Eaton - wife - age 52 - b. Wisc - father b. NY - mother b. Main- no work
Howard D (?) - son - age 24 - single - b. Wisc. - parents b. Wisc - nowork
Dorothy L - daughter - age 17 - single - b. Penn - parents b. Wisc -no work
At Carnegie Hall in 1903, the the famous Russell - Eaton debates wereheld, after which one m an reportedly stated that Russell 'turned thehose on hell.' (Dr. Ephraim Eaton was a Methodi st preacher andspokesman for an alliance of clergymen in western Pennsylvania.) In1884, (C harles T.)Russell incorporated Zion's Watch Tower TractSociety <http://www.jw-media.org>, wh ich has continued down to thisday as the legal corporation supervising the worldwide Bible educational work of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Class of 1890 - Ephraim L. Eaton, S.T.D. (Doctor of Sacred Theology) -Honorary Degree
From "History of the First Methodist Episcopal Church, Racine,Wisconsin" published by E. W . Leach in 1912. page 77"Ephraim L. Eaton-- [Pastor of this church] Oct. 1895 to Sept. 189 6 -- was born inJefferson Co., Wis., Mar. 27, 1846; educated at the district school atMilto n Academy and at Garrett Biblical Institute, where he graduatedin 1877; ordained a deacon i n 1873 and elder in 1876; has been amember of the Wisconsin, West Wisconsin, Des Moines, Pit tsburg, andthe Rock River Conferences, and has served large churches in each; wasa member o f the General Conference of 1888, 1896, and 1900, each timefrom different conference; he i s now Conference Evangelist of theRock River conference, and lives at Madison, Wisconsin."
E. L. Eaton [Methodist Episcopal Church]
Charles Taze Russell (Bible Students); Allegheny, PA; October 18 -November 2, 1903; state o f dead, millennium, eternal suffering.Periodical publication: The Pittsburgh Gazette. Octobe r-November,1903.
Father: Almon Ransom EATON b: 12 MAY 1805 in Bennington, Bennington Co., VT
Mother: Orissa HASKINS b: 1809
Helen Louise Bates
13 OCT 1891
in Rock Co., WI
- Starr S. Eaton
- Helen Eaton
- Howard D. Eaton b: ABT 1896 in Wisconsin
- Dorothy L. Eaton b: ABT 1903 in Penn.
Mary E. Miner b: 1849 in Sterling, Cayuga Co., NY
- Abbrev: Imported GEDCOM file
Title: GEDCOM file imported on 7 Aug 2002.
Author: Elizabeth Fryer
- Abbrev: Elizabeth Fryer
Title: Elizabeth Fryer
- Abbrev: Francis Eaton.FTW
Title: Francis Eaton.FTW
- Abbrev: John Alden.FTW
Title: John Alden.FTW