George Hamilton Morrison

28 March 1861–1919 (Age 57)
Arthur, Wellington, Ontario, Canada

The Life of George Hamilton

When George Hamilton Morrison was born on 28 March 1861, in Arthur, Wellington, Ontario, Canada, his father, Robert Y. Morrison, was 38 and his mother, Mary Morrison, was 25. He died in 1919, in Sceptre, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Riverstown, Wellington North, Wellington, Ontario, Canada.

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Robert Y. Morrison
Mary Morrison
Jane Morrison
Sarah Morrison
Mary Ann Morrison
William James Morrison
George Hamilton Morrison
Margaret Ellen Morrison
Matthew Morrison
Robert Joseph “Yack” Morrison

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Y. Morrison





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World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 6

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 8

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 22

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George H Morrison in household of Robert Morrison, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • George H. Morrison, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • George Hamilton Morrison, "Saskatchewan Probate Estate Files, 1887-1931"

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