Captain James Morgan II

3 March 1644–8 December 1711 (Age 67)
Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When Captain James Morgan II was born on 3 March 1644, in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Captain James Morgan, was 37 and his mother, Margery Hills, was 32. He married Mary Vine on 16 November 1666, in New London, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 8 December 1711, in Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 67, and was buried in Smith Lake Cemetery, Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Captain James Morgan II
1644–1711
Mary Vine
1641–1689
Marriage: 16 November 1666
Deacon James Morgan III
1667–1748
Deacon William Morgan
1669–1750
Mary Morgan
1670–1765
Hannah Morgan
1674–1727
John Morgan
1677–1678
Elizabeth Morgan
1678–1763
Jerusha Morgan
1682–1726

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 November 1666
New London, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
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Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Morcant, which is of uncertain but ancient etymology.2 Irish: importation of the Welsh surname, to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin ( see Merrigan ).3 Scottish: of uncertain origin; probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Morgan in entry for William Morgan, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
  • James Morgan in entry for Mary Morgan, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
  • James Morgan in entry for Hannah Morgan, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"

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