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
Rachael Acker
Marriage: 19 January 1862
Martha Jane Morrow
Benton Morrow
Charles Lieutenant Morrow
Mary Elizabeth Morrow
Nettie M. Morrow
Arthur Eugene Morrow
William Morrow

Spouse and Children

19 January 1862
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States


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Parents and Siblings


    Polly Morrow





    Nancy Caroline Morrow


    Hugh Mac Morrow


    Martha Ann Marrow


    William V Morrow


+2 More Children

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.

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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