Ira Morgan

Brief Life History of Ira

When Ira Morgan was born on 3 December 1805, in Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, his father, David Morgan Sr., was 38 and his mother, Lois Ladd, was 38. He died on 23 January 1835, in West Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Pleasant Street Cemetery, West Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, United States.

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David Morgan Sr.
Lois Ladd
Trueworthy Ladd Morgan
David Morgan Jr
Jeremiah Morgan
Lois Morgan
Jesse Johnson Morgan
Seth Morgan
Ira Morgan
Ira N Morgan
Lucinda Morgan

Sources (5)

  • Ira Morgan, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Ira Morgan, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ira Morgan, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

World Events (7)


Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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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