Margaret Morrison

1782–
Rowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Morrison was born in 1782, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, her father, Patrick Morrison, was 45 and her mother, Ann Foster, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Morrison
1737–1810
Ann Foster
1745–1838
Elizabeth Morrison
1765–1820
James Morrison
1780–1898
Hugh Morrison
1772–1852
Andrew Morrison
1774–
Joseph Morrison
1776–
Samuel Douglas Morrison
1777–1848
Margaret Morrison
1782–
Mary Morrison
1784–
John Smith Morrison
1784–1841
Jinnette Jane Morrison
1788–

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World Events (3)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 4

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 7

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris .

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

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