Frank Leggett Morris

6 May 1906–April 1960 (Age 53)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frank Leggett

Frank Leggett Morris was born on 6 May 1906, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Nellie Carlisle Bush in July 1933, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in April 1960, in his hometown, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Frank Leggett Morris
1906–1960
Nellie Carlisle Bush
1910–1988
Marriage: July 1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
July 1933
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1908

Age 2

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 8

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 9

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus ( see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Morriss, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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