James Madison Morgan

1841–from 1861 to 1865 (Age 20)
Cobb, Georgia, United States

The Life of James Madison

When James Madison Morgan was born in 1841, in Cobb, Georgia, United States, his father, Joseph Morgan, was 27 and his mother, Cynthia Stephens, was 29. He died from 1861 to 1865, in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 24.

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Joseph Morgan
Cynthia Stephens
William Leander Morgan
James Madison Morgan
Washington Posey Morgan
Martha A Morgan
Elizabeth Jane Morgan
Elijah D Morgan
Cynthia E Morgan

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World Events (5)


Age 2

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 13

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.

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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