John William Morgan

18 April 1919–19 February 1999 (Age 79)
Silverton, San Juan, Colorado, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Morgan was born on 18 April 1919, in Silverton, San Juan, Colorado, United States, his father, John Benjamin Morgan, was 45 and his mother, Viola Evelyn Vining, was 23. He lived in Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States in 1930. He died on 19 February 1999, in Pompano Beach, Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens North, Pompano Beach, Broward, Florida, United States.

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John Benjamin Morgan
Viola Evelyn Vining
John William Morgan

Parents and Siblings

    John Benjamin Morgan


    Viola Evelyn Vining




World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 2

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • John William Morgan in household of John B Morgan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John W Morgan in household of William A Vining, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John William Morgan, "Find A Grave Index"

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