Louisa Morris

2 March 1858–22 May 1929 (Age 71)
Black Earth, Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa

When Louisa Morris was born on 2 March 1858, in Black Earth, Dane, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Charles Morris, was 24 and her mother, Ann Ellwood, was 24. She married William Wallace White on 20 May 1880, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 22 May 1929, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Wallace White
1842–1909
Louisa Morris
1858–1929
Marriage: 20 May 1880
Charles Wallace White
1881–1943
Lola Bernice White
1884–1975
Lura Ann White
1892–1981

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 May 1880Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 2
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    1863
    Age 5
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 23
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans. It is derived from Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus (see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa (see Morrissey ).Welsh: Anglicized form of the personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1 above).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Moore
    Mauritz
    Mauricio
    Maurice
    McMorris
    Morici
    Moris
    Merrick
    Maurizio
    Morehouse

    Story Highlight

    Mancos, Colorado

    The first settlers of Mancos, Colorado, came into the area in 1874 as a result of the discovery of the Comstock Mine in the LaPlata Mountains, but it was not until 1875 that a group came who, in add …

    Sources (13)

    • Lovie M White, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Louisa Morris White, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Louise White, "United States Census, 1920"

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