Thelma Jewel Morgan

14 December 1911–3 October 1968 (Age 56)
Madisonville, Madison, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Thelma Jewel

When Thelma Jewel Morgan was born on 14 December 1911, in Madisonville, Madison, Texas, United States, her father, John Alexander Morgan, was 33 and her mother, Minnie Lee Brooks, was 34. She married Lonnie Lee Grall on 28 September 1927, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Madison, Texas, United States in 1935 and Trinity, Trinity, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 3 October 1968, in Killeen, Bell, Texas, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lonnie Lee Grall
Thelma Jewel Morgan
Marriage: 28 September 1927
Lonnie Cecil Grall
Richard Leland Grall
Minnie Yvonne Grall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 September 1927Texas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 1
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
    1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York
    Age 3
    Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
    Age 16
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    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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    Sources (19)

    • Thelma Jemel Morgan in entry for Richard Leland Grall, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • Morgan in household of John Morgan, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Thelma Jewel Morgan, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"

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