Robert G. Morrison

14 November 1844–16 October 1921 (Age 76)
Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Robert G.

When Robert G. Morrison was born on 14 November 1844, in Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, Abraham Morrison, was 24 and his mother, Maria, was 16. He married Margaret Ann "Maggie" Frazier on 29 March 1870, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Brush Creek, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Rantoul, Champaign, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 16 October 1921, in Rantoul Township, Champaign, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Ludlow Township, Champaign, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert G. Morrison
1844–1921
Margaret Ann "Maggie" Frazier
1842–1901
Marriage: 29 March 1870
Lee F. Morrison
1876–1900

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 March 1870
Muskingum, Ohio, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Morrison

    Male1820–Male

    Maria

    Female1828–Female

siblings

(6)

    Eleanor "Ella" Morrison

    Female1841–Female

    Margaret "Siddie" "Sidney" Morrison

    Female1843–Female

    Male1844–1921Male

    Martha Morrison

    Female1848–Female

    John Morrison

    Male1851–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 4

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1865

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Morrison, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Robert Morrison in household of Abraham Morrison, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Robert G Morrison in household of Abraham Morrison, "United States Census, 1850"

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