Daniel Morris Guy

9 January 1849–23 February 1920 (Age 71)
Grainger, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Daniel Morris

When Daniel Morris Guy was born on 9 January 1849, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, his father, Isham Nelson Guy, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Vineyard, was 19. He married Elizabeth W. Welch on 8 April 1872. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in District 8, Grainger, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 1, Rhea, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 23 February 1920, in Coal Creek, Anderson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Coal Creek, Anderson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Morris Guy
1849–1920
Elizabeth W. Welch
1855–1953
Marriage: 8 April 1872
J. E. Guy
1876–
Daniel Albert Guy
1878–1956
Thomas E. Guy
1882–1943
Bessie J Guy
1884–1994
Stella Guy
1884–
John J Guy
1887–1956
Claria Guy
1889–
Francis Vann Guy
1890–1951
Erma Guy
1893–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 April 1872
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Isham Nelson Guy

    Male1820–1899Male

    Nancy Vineyard

    Female1830–1866Female

siblings

(4)

    Albert Chafton Guy

    Male1846–1902Male

    Male1849–1920Male

    Susan E Guy

    Female1852–Female

    Female1854–Female

World Events (8)

1861

Age 12

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 13

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 19

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Some derive this name from the French word "gui," meaning mistletoe. Others think it comes through the Celtic name "Kei," from Caius. Others belive the name comes from the French words "guide," a leader, or "guidon," a banner. The name may come from "Guillaume" (William), from which have also come the French names Guyot and Guion.

Sources (3)

  • Marris Guy, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Daniel M Guy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Daniel Guy in household of Mary J Guy, "United States Census, 1870"

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