Elizabeth Morgan

16 September 1821–27 April 1893 (Age 71)
Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Morgan was born on 16 September 1821, in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, David Morgan, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Anna Rees, was 20. She married William Williams Sr on 10 April 1841, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Aberdare, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 27 April 1893, in Marriott, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Williams Sr
1822–1866
Elizabeth Morgan
1821–1893
Marriage: 10 April 1841
Mary Williams
1843–
Ann Williams
1845–
William Williams Jr
1847–1909
Daniel Williams
1849–
David Joseph Williams
1849–1866
Phillip Williams
1850–
Jane Williams
1851–1927
Elizabeth Leah Williams
1853–1934
Mary Hannah Williams
1856–1912

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1841Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1823
    Age 2
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 10
    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.
    1843
    Age 22
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Merrigan
    Morgans

    Sources (23)

    • Elizabeth Williams in household of William D Williams, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Eliz. Griffin in entry for Hannah Stanger, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Elizabeth Williams in household of Williams Williams, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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