Sunday, March 1, 2020

St. Tammany Clerk of Court 1835

This is a painting of Ezekiel P. Ellis, who served as Clerk of Court for St. Tammany Parish, 1834-1839.

His sons were Thomas C.W. Ellis and Stephen D. Ellis. Tom Ellis was District Attorney in St. Tammany 1860-1865. Stephen Ellis served in the same capacity 1880 to 1888.