Samuel Morgan

Maleabout 1840–

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Morgan was born about 1840, in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Morgan, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 32. He married Mary Ann Croose on 13 January 1876. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Gloucester St Catherine, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in England, United Kingdom.

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Samuel Morgan
Harriet Morgan
Rhoda Morgan
Clara Morgan

Sources (6)

  • Samuel Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Samuel Morgan, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Samuel Morgan in household of James Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 14

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 40

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

Welsh (especially Glamorgan): from the medieval Welsh personal name Morgan, Morgant (Old Welsh Morcant, of uncertain etymology).

Irish: importation of the Welsh surname (see 1 above), to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin (see Merrigan ).

Scottish: probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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