John T. Morgan

14 March 1859–18 September 1864 (Age 5)
Mercer, Missouri, United States

The Life of John T.

When John T. Morgan was born on 14 March 1859, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, his father, Thomas F. Morgan, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Ann Wolf, was 22. He lived in Madison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1860. He died on 18 September 1864, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 5, and was buried in Princeton, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas F. Morgan
Rebecca Ann Wolf
Child Morgan
Lucy Ann Morgan
John T. Morgan
Isaac Morgan
Thomas M. Morgan
Hilda E. Morgan
Edward Morgan
Peter Cain Morgan
Lillian D Morgan
Dixon Morgan

Parents and Siblings


    Rebecca Ann Wolf




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World Events (3)


Age 1

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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 (2)

  • John T Morgan in household of Thomas Morgan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Morgan, "Find A Grave Index"

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