Sarah Morgan

1746–Female
Whitchurch, Glamorgan, Wales

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Morgan was christened on 7 November 1746, in Whitchurch, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Morgan, was 49 and her mother, Sarah Thomas, was 40. She married William Jenkin on 15 June 1746, in Eglwysilan, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Jenkin
1745–
Sarah Morgan
1746–

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World Events (3)

1815
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

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.

Possible Related Names

Merrigan
Morgans

Sources (2)

  • Sarah William, "Wales, Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1900"
  • Sarah Morgan, "Wales, Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1900"

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