Jane Morgan

1847–23 July 1922 (Age 75)
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Morgan was born in 1847, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Edward George Morgan, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Owens, was 25. She married William Bennett Morse about 1869, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Beaver, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 23 July 1922, in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Bennett Morse
Jane Morgan
Marriage: about 1869
Sarah Ann Morse
Richard Morse
Edward Morse
George Morse
William Morse
Jane Morse
Margaret Morse
Arthur Morse
John Morse
Elizabeth Ella Morse
Joseph Morgan Morse

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1869Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed
    Age 3
    Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 21
    Historical Boundaries 1868: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    Welsh (especially Glamorgan): from the medieval Welsh personal name Morgan, Morgant (Old Welsh Morcant, of uncertain etymology).Irish: importation of the Welsh surname (see 1 above), to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin (see Merrigan ).Scottish: probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Jane Morgan in household of Edward Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Jane Morgan in entry for Elizabeth Ella Martin, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Jane Morse in household of William Morse, "United States Census, 1880"

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