When Sarah Lillie Morris was born about 1833, in Marengo, Alabama, United States, her father, Elijah Shadrack Morris, was 45 and her mother, Sarah Pope, was 37. She married John Parker in 1850, in Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 4, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 25 August 1890, in Joaquin, Shelby, Texas, United States, at the age of 58.
English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans. It is derived from Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus (see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa (see Morrissey ).
Welsh: Anglicized form of the personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1 above).