Elizabeth Morgan

about 1851–
Cosheston, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Morgan was born about 1851, in Cosheston, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, George Morgan, was 33 and her mother, Jane Stephen Purser, was 39. She lived in Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Family Time Line

George Morgan
Jane Stephen Purser
Sarah Morgan
Margaret Morgan
William Morgan
Elizabeth Morgan
Ann Morgan
George Morgan
John Henry Morgan

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World Events (7)

1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 16

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.

Age 33

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Welsh Industry Affected by U.S Tariff 

Age 39

In 1890, President McKinley and Congress passed the McKinley Tariff, which have had direct effect on Southern Wales. All foreign exports were taxed, including tinplates from the iron and copper mines in Wales.

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)

  • Eliz Morgans in household of George Morgans, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Morgans - Government record: Census record: birth: about 1851; Cosheston, Pembroke, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Morgans - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Elizabeth Morgans

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