Victoria Isabelle Morris

1857–1918 (Age 60)
Dent, Missouri, United States

The Life of Victoria Isabelle

When Victoria Isabelle Morris was born on 6 December 1857, in Dent, Missouri, United States, her father, Caleb Morris, was 40 and her mother, Mary Ann Polly Canady, was 37. She married Jesse Knighton Parker on 6 February 1879, in Dent, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Meramec Township, Dent, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 11 November 1918, in Osage Township, Dent, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Boss, Dent, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Victoria Isabelle Morris
Jesse Knighton Parker
Marriage: 6 February 1879
Frances 'Fannie' Parker
Walter George Parker
William Jesse Parker
Roy E. Parker
Lawrence Monroe Parker
Belle Olive Parker

Spouse & Children

6 February 1879
Dent, Missouri, United States


  • Female1880–1971Female

  • Male1882–1969Male

  • William Jesse Parker


  • Roy E. Parker


  • Lawrence Monroe Parker


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 18

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, 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.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Victoria E Parker in household of Jesse N Parker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Victoria I Parker in household of Jesse K N Parker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • V I Morris in household of Caleb Morris, "United States Census, 1870"

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