James Richard Morgan

19 April 1890–31 December 1977 (Age 87)
Alabama, United States

The Life of James Richard

When James Richard Morgan was born on 19 April 1890, in Alabama, United States, his father, James Madison Morgan, was 33 and his mother, Parilee Isabell Nichols, was 36. He had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Frances Louise Smith. He lived in Commissioner's Precinct 4, Dickens, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 4, Baylor, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 31 December 1977, in Seymour, Baylor, Texas, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

James Richard Morgan
Frances Louise Smith
Billie Wilborn Morgan
Henry Alma Morgan
Grace Lee Morgan
Nellie Orlena Morgan
J N Morgan
Jay N Morgan
Darrell N Morgan

Spouse and Children



    Billie Wilborn Morgan


    Henry Alma Morgan


    Grace Lee Morgan


    Nellie Orlena Morgan


    J N Morgan


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Morgan


    Parilee Isabell Nichols




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 5

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • James R Morgan in household of Jhon B Brown, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jas R Morgan in household of J M Morgan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James R Morgan, "United States Census, 1940"

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