Ellemuel was the son of unknown parents. The date and place of his birth have not been found.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
His wife was Pauline Snoddy. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their seven known children were Lucinda Jane (1859-1952), Mary (?-?), Eliza (?-?), Ellen (?-?), Bennie (?-?), Annie (?-?) and Alice (?-?).