Timothy Morgan

8 March 1807–
Llandysilio, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Timothy

Timothy Morgan was born on 8 March 1807, in Llandysilio, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom as the son of John Morgan and Mary Edwards. He married Mary Davies on 30 November 1830, in Llandysilio, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Timothy Morgan
1807–
Mary Davies
1812–1840
Marriage: 30 November 1830
Francis Morgan
1831–
Eliza Morgan
1833–
Mary Morgan
1835–
Elizabeth Morgan
1837–
Morgan
1839–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1830
Llandysilio, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Francis Morgan

    Male1831–Male

    Eliza Morgan

    Female1833–Female

    Mary Morgan

    Female1835–Female

    Elizabeth Morgan

    Female1837–Female

    Morgan

    Male1839–Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Morgan

    MaleMale

    Mary Edwards

    Female1777–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1815

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 24

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.
1839 · The Rebecca Riots Take Place

Age 32

The Rebecca Riots were a group of protests in west Wales from 1839-1843. The people involved were mostly poor farmers, primarily men dressed as women. The group was called “Rebecca and her daughters”, a title believed to have come the book of Genesis. They mostly fought against the toll-gates. There is only record of one death during the riots: a young Sarah Williams had been warned that the rioters were coming, but upon refusing to leave, was killed.

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 (3)

  • Timothey Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Timothy Morgan in entry for Francis Morgan, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Timothy Morgan in entry for Francis Morgan, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"

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