John Powell Morgan

September 1853–3 November 1915 (Age 62)
Cherokee, Georgia, United States

The Life of John Powell

John Powell Morgan was born in September 1853, in Cherokee, Georgia, United States. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Nancy Adeline Clay. He lived in Marshall, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 3 November 1915, in Atoka, Atoka, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 62.

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John Powell Morgan
Nancy Adeline Clay
Noah Estella "Stellie" Morgan
Minnie Bell Morgan
Minnie B Jones
Harvey Douglas Morgan
David H Morgan
Barnard B Morgan
Jewell C Morgan

Spouse and Children



    Noah Estella "Stellie" Morgan


    Minnie Bell Morgan


    Minnie B Jones


    Harvey Douglas Morgan


    David H Morgan


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World Events (8)


Age 8

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 17

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.

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 P Morgan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Morgan in entry for H. D. Morgan and Laud S. Evans, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • John Morgan in entry for Bernard Morgan, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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