Thomas Ulysses Morris

13 March 1868–28 December 1896 (Age 28)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Thomas Ulysses

When Thomas Ulysses Morris was born on 13 March 1868, in Kansas, United States, his father, Robert Morris, was 31 and his mother, Tamar Lamb, was 29. He died on 28 December 1896, at the age of 28, and was buried in Northbranch, Cleveland, Kingman, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Morris
1836–1914
Tamar Lamb
1838–1911
Nathan William Morris
1857–1905
U. S. Morris
1868–
William Henry Montgomery Morris
1858–1933
Mary Ann Hannah Morris
1859–1889
Minerva Jane Morris
1863–1947
Lis Elwood A. Morris
1866–
Thomas Ulysses Morris
1868–1896
Eli Morris
1870–1946
Louisa Morris
1872–1899
Martha E. Morris
1874–
Minnie Morris
1876–

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 8

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus ( see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Thomas U Morris, "Find A Grave Index"

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