When George Henry Morley was born on 10 February 1831, in Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, United States, his father, Alfred Charles Morley, was 25 and his mother, Urania Lucretia Conant, was 24. He married Sarah Anna Clubbs on 28 July 1874. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 14 February 1887, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.
English: habitational name from any of various places called Morley (for example in Derbyshire, County Durham, Norfolk, and Yorkshire), or Moreleigh in Devon, all of which are named from Old English mōr ‘moor’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.
Irish (Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murghaile ‘descendant of Murghal’, a personal name based on muir ‘sea’ + gal ‘valour’.
Irish (Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murthuile ‘descendant of Murthuile’, a personal name derived from muir ‘sea’ + tuile ‘tide’.