Harold L Ellis was born in 1898 in Pennsylvania to Emma Jane Thompson (born on March 19 1864 in Pennsylvania). This would make his family "old immigrants" because they came from Germany prior to 1850. He lived in Odessa, Texas with his wife Helen Marie Weidemire. He started as a truck driver and worked hard to make his way up to the top as a manager at a supply house. He lived in a shared house with six other people. He completed high school. He moved from pa to tx. He used cars as new technology because he was a truck driver. Then he became a district manager for an oil supply company.
district manager at oil supply company
During world war 2 he was a recruiting officer in san diego, california