Morris Osburn

Male22 September 1769–19 July 1839

Brief Life History of Morris

When Morris Osburn was born on 22 September 1769, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States, his father, Richard Osburn, was 30 and his mother, Hannah Purcell, was 29. He married Jane Copeland about 1789, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Middleburg, Loudoun, Virginia, United States in 1820 and Hillsborough, Loudoun, Virginia, United States in 1830. He died on 19 July 1839, in Bedford Springs, Campbell, Virginia, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Morris Osburn
Jane Copeland
Marriage: about 1789
Joel Osburn
Daucaus Osburn
Addison Osburn
Mason Osburn
Richard Osburn
David Osburn
Albert Osburn
Malinda Osburn
Margaret Osburn
Jonah Osburn
Lucinda Osburn

Sources (9)

  • Morris Osburn, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Morris Osburn, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Morris Osburn in entry for Addison Osburn and Caroline Mcdonough, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1789Loudoun, Virginia, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (15)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1787 · Established

    Age 18

    Middleburg was established in 1787.

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 19

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): variant of Osborne .

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

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