Gordon Morgan

16 January 1899–31 October 1987 (Age 88)
Emanuel, Georgia, United States

The Life of Gordon

When Gordon Morgan was born on 16 January 1899, in Emanuel, Georgia, United States, his father, William Jesse Morgan, was 38 and his mother, Elmira Jane Warren, was 31. He lived in District 50, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1900 and District 58, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1910. He died on 31 October 1987, in Candler, Georgia, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

William Jesse Morgan
1860–1940
Elmira Jane Warren
1867–1952
Minnie L. Morgan
1885–1915
William Alfred Morgan
1886–1944
Maudie Morgan
1888–1897
Maggie Morgan
1889–1924
Du Bignon Morgan
1891–1913
Mary Jane Morgan
1893–1980
Kibby E Morgan
1897–1941
Eddie E Morgan
1898–1985
Gordon Morgan
1899–1987
Mertie M Morgan
1900–1995
Maxie Morgan
1902–1991
Mina Morgan
1905–1980
Jesse Rawlins Morgan Sr
1907–2002
Grover Gerome Morgan
1908–1952

Parents and Siblings

    William Jesse Morgan

    Male1860–1940Male

    Female1867–1952Female

siblings

(14)

    Minnie L. Morgan

    Female1885–1915Female

    Male1886–1944Male

    Maudie Morgan

    Female1888–1897Female

    Maggie Morgan

    Female1889–1924Female

    Du Bignon Morgan

    Male1891–1913Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1914

Age 15

Historical Boundaries: 1914: Candler, Georgia, United States
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 23

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Gorden Morgan in household of William I Morgan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gordon Morgan in household of William Morgan Jr., "United States Census, 1910"

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