Ellis Delmar Corrick
"A little on the life of Ellis Delmar Corrick & his Family" Founder of Corrikville in Southern Sheridan County Bethel Christian Church & At one time a store or two were located here Now all that is left is a dirt road & cemetery Check out location & cemetery at cemetery site on this web site
Bethel Christian Cemetery
Delmar Corrick

{The Information Listed Below is at the Request of a Direct Line Descendant}

Generation No. 1

1.  ELLIS DELMAR6 CORRICK  (ANDREW JACKSON5, GEORGE4, FREDRICK3, JOHN GASPER2, JOHN1)1 was born April 09, 1864 in Bloomfield, Davis Co. Iowa, and died December 04, 1939 in Sheridan Co., Kansas2.  He married (1) ANNIE BELL BYRNE3 February 15, 1887 in Mitchell CO KS, daughter of ZACHERY BYRNE and LUCY AYERS.  She was born March 24, 1872 in Kirksville, Adair CO., MO, and died August 20, 1920 in Sheridan Co, Kansas.  He married (2) CORA DUNCAN 1927 in SHERIDAN CO, KS.  She was born 1875, and died 1941 in SHERIDAN CO, KS.


Ellis Corrick was buried December 07 1939 at Bethel Cemetery near Corrickville

Kansas, funeral services were held at The Bethel Christian Church near the

Cemetery.  Ellis donated this land for the church and cemetery, the Corrick

family plot is in the center of the cemetery. Ellis was a farmer and businessman,

he was also the founder of Corrickville Kansas.  All that is left of this once

booming little town is a dirt road.


Burial: December 07, 1939, Bethel Cemetery Sheridan Co, Ks

Cause of Death: House Fire

Medical Information: Stroke


Burial: August 20, 1920, Bethel Cemetery Sheridan Co, Ks

Cause of Death: Acute Cholecyattrs Pancrestitis

Gravestone - submitted by Vicki Corrick

More About CORA DUNCAN: Burial: Unknown, Bethel Cemetery Sheridan Co, Ks Children of ELLIS CORRICK and ANNIE BYRNE are: 2. i. GERALD BURTON7 CORRICK, b. January 13, 1888, Sheridan CO KS; d. November 17, 1966, Quinter KS. 3. ii. MABLE CORRICK, b. January 15, 1890, Sheridan CO KS; d. December 10, 1974, Wamego KS. 4. iii. ROSA ESTELLA CORRICK, b. February 21, 1892, Ashville KS; d. January 26, 1947, Albany OR. iv. GRACE CORRICK, b. April 24, 1893; d. Unknown; m. UNK MORGAN; d. Unknown. 5. v. FRANKLIN CORRICK, b. July 19, 1895, Sheridan CO KS; d. April 11, 1977, Topeka KS. vi. KATIE CORRICK, b. October 23, 1897; d. Bef. 1966; m. UNK MARTIN; d. Unknown. 6. vii. ERNEST D CORRICK, b. June 28, 1899, Sheridan CO, KS; d. August 06, 1976, Orange Co., Ca. viii. VERNIS CORRICK, b. July 08, 1901; d. April 27, 1981, Omaha, Nebraska; m. (1) UNK MCCORMICK; d. Unknown; m. (2) UNK BALDWIN; d. Unknown. More About VERNIS CORRICK: RESIDED: OMAH, NEBRASKA ix. MARJORIE CORRICK, b. Private; m. UNK BROWN, Private; d. Unknown.