Ann Filcher

14 March 1842–1922 (Age 79)
Hanley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Filcher was born on 14 March 1842, in Hanley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Joseph Filcher, was 29 and her mother, Eliza Jane Adams, was 26. She married John Carroll Morrison on 7 July 1861. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Alturas Judicial Township, Modoc, California, United States in 1900 and Redwood Judicial Township, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1910. She died in 1922, at the age of 80, and was buried in Los Gatos, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Carroll Morrison
1835–1912
Ann Filcher
1842–1922
Marriage: 7 July 1861
Lovenia Jane Morrison
1862–1866
John Carroll Morrison Jr
1867–1947
Alfred Augustus Morrison
1870–1947
Lucy Ann Morrison
1873–1891

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 July 1861
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1848 · The California Gold Rush
    Age 6
    On January 24, 1848, gold was found at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California, which began the California gold rush. In December of that same year, U.S. President James Polk announced the news to Congress. The news of gold lured thousands of “forty-niners” seeking fortune to California during 1849. Approximately 300,000 people relocated to California from all over the world during the gold rush years. It is estimated that the mined gold was worth tens of billions in today’s U.S. dollars. 
    1863
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wiltshire .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wiltshire

    Sources (9)

    • Ann Morrison in household of John C Morrison, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Anne Morrison in household of John Morrison, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Filcher in entry for John Carroll Morrison, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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