George Lancey Morrill

24 August 1870–about 1956 (Age 85)
Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of George Lancey

When George Lancey Morrill was born on 24 August 1870, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, George Albert Morrill, was 35 and his mother, Caroline Little 'Carrie' Lancey, was 24. He married Gracia Litch 'Grace' Hicken about 1897, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years. He died about 1956, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

George Lancey Morrill
Gracia Litch 'Grace' Hicken
Marriage: about 1897
Richard Douglass Morrill
Ruth Florence Morrill
Alice Caroline Morrill

Spouse and Children

about 1897
Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States



    Alice Caroline Morrill


    Ruth Florence Morrill


Parents and Siblings

    George Albert Morrill


    Caroline Little 'Carrie' Lancey




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Morrell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George L Morrill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George R Morrill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George L Morrill, "United States Census, 1930"

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