George M. Morrow

July 1839–23 May 1917 (Age 77)
Alabama, United States

The Life of George M.

When George M. Morrow was born in July 1839, in Alabama, United States, his father, Matthew Morrow, was 39 and his mother, Polly Morrow, was 40. He married Rachael Acker on 19 January 1862, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Jefferson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 4, Limestone, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 May 1917, in Mexia, Limestone, Texas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Prairie Grove Cemetery, Mexia, Limestone, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George M. Morrow
1839–1917
Rachael Acker
1843–1920
Marriage: 19 January 1862
Martha Jane Morrow
1864–1946
Benton Morrow
1876–
Charles Lieutenant Morrow
1867–1929
Mary Elizabeth Morrow
1870–1950
Nettie M. Morrow
1872–1902
Arthur Eugene Morrow
1877–1953
William Morrow
1880–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 January 1862
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Male1800–1876Male

    Polly Morrow

    Female1799–Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1820–1886Female

    Nancy Caroline Morrow

    Female1830–Female

    Hugh Mac Morrow

    Male1832–Male

    Martha Ann Marrow

    Female1834–Female

    William V Morrow

    Male1837–Male

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World Events (8)

1844 · German Immigration to Texas

Age 5

Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.
1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 22

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Murchadha ( see McMorrow ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Morrow, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George M Marrow in household of Mathew Marrow, "United States Census, 1850"
  • G M Morrow, "United States Census, 1910"

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