Florence Ophelia Morrow

Brief Life History of Florence Ophelia

When Florence Ophelia Morrow was born on 1 October 1899, in Jena, Greene, Alabama, United States, her father, James Hughes Morrow, was 20 and her mother, Lela Esther Cork, was 17. She married James Heston Phillips on 7 August 1919, in Greene, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Mantua, Greene, Alabama, United States in 1910. She died on 16 September 1985, in Greene, Alabama, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Heston Phillips
1895–1974
Florence Ophelia Morrow
1899–1985
Marriage: 7 August 1919
George Phillips
1917–2000
James H Phillips Sr.
1922–1999
Sara Evelyn Phillipps
1926–

Sources (16)

  • Ophelia Morrow in household of Jimmie H Morrow, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence Ophelia Morrow, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Ophelia Morrow Phillips, "BillionGraves Index"

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McMorrow .

Americanized form of French and Walloon Moreau and of French Morin .

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

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