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Welcome! This website was created on 19 May 2003 and last updated on 25 Nov 2021.

There are 3413 names in this family tree.The webmaster of this site is Chyna Reese. Please click here if you have any comments or feedback.

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About Medley/McCloe Family Tree
The information in this website is not all documented.  All information is  shared and I ask you not to assume the information is correct and we would love  to hear from you if there are errors.     
      Our Family Tree Website lists all types of extensions to our family.  Your  name could be listed here thru marriage, adoption and if a loved one has just  raised you as one of their own. 
                      Hamilton basketball legend "Boo" Ellis dies                             By Pete Conrad, Staff Writer 
                            12:16 AM Saturday, May 8, 2010 
 HAMILTON — Butler County lost one of the legends from its high school sports history when  Alex “Boo” Ellis died at age 74 on Thursday night, May 6, in Indianapolis. Ellis, who led Hamilton High School’s basketball team to the state championship in 1954 and later  played in the NBA, reportedly had suffered a heart attack two weeks ago and undergone by-pass  surgery on Wednesday.
 “He was a great man, well loved,” said Richard Holzberger, former Butler County sheriff and member  of Hamilton City Council, who noted that Ellis worked for him as a security officer for 10  years. “A super guy.”
 Holzberger said Ellis moved from Hamilton to Indianapolis about a year ago to live with a daughter. Ellis scored 56 points in the 1954 state semifinals and finals for the Big Blue as coach Warren  Scholler’s team finished its championship season with a 25-3 record. Ellis, who was known as a gentle giant off the court, was a first-team all-state selection and was  named MVP of the state tournament.
 He achieved further stardom at Niagara University, where as a senior he led the nation with 21  rebounds per game and broke the school’s career records in scoring (1,656 points) and rebounds  (1,533). Ellis helped lead the Purple Aces to two NIT berths. Ellis was selected by the Minneapolis Lakers as the 16th overall pick in the 1958 NBA draft. He played two seasons with the Lakers, averaging 5.1 points and 5.2 rebounds per game. Ellis also played six seasons in the Continental League and three with the Marcus Haynes Fabulous  Magicians, a traveling professional team.
 Ellis was elected to the Butler County Sports Hall of Fame in 1984 and was a charter member of the  Hamilton City School District Athletic Hall of Fame in 1997.      Please sign the Guest Book so we know you have been here.  Information and  pictures are updated daily, so please visit as often as you can, because what's  not here today, could be here tomorrow.  You may email me at  admin@medleymccloe.com or send photos to admin@medleymccloe.com.  If  someone you know has more information about our 
 family, but they do not have access to the Internet, please have them call  Chyna at 570-706-5078.  Thank you and enjoy the Photo Album.

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Getting Around
There are several ways to browse the family tree. The Tree View graphically shows the relationship of selected person to their kin. The Family View shows the person you have selected in the center, with his/her photo on the left and notes on the right. Above are the father and mother and below are the children. The Ancestor Chart shows the person you have selected in the left, with the photograph above and children below. On the right are the parents, grandparents and great-grandparents. The Descendant Chart shows the person you have selected in the left, with the photograph and parents below. On the right are the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Do you know who your second cousins are? Try the Kinship Relationships Tool. Your site can generate various Reports for each name in your family tree. You can select a name from the list on the top-right menu bar.

In addition to the charts and reports you have Photo Albums, the Events list and the Relationships tool. Family photographs are organized in the Photo Index. Each Album's photographs are accompanied by a caption. To enlarge a photograph just click on it. Keep up with the family birthdays and anniversaries in the Events list. Birthdays and Anniversaries of living persons are listed by month. Want to know how you are related to anybody ? Check out the Relationships tool.

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