Catherine Morgan

1 December 1835–26 January 1907 (Age 71)
Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Morgan was born on 1 December 1835, in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Morgan, was 26 and her mother, Rebecca Titley, was 21. She married Henry Howe on 18 February 1856, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 60 years. She died on 26 January 1907, in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Henry Howe
Catherine Morgan
Marriage: 18 February 1856
Mary Howe
Samuel Henry Howe
Henry Howe
Daniel Howe
Samuel Howe
Robert Howe
Rebecca Howe
William Howe
Florence Anne Howe

Spouse and Children

18 February 1856
Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (5)


Age 8

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 19

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 45

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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)

  • Cathrine Morgan in household of Samuel Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Catherine Morgan in household of Rebecca Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Catherine Howe in household of Henry Howe, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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