Thomas Matthew Morgan

20 August 1882–29 January 1961 (Age 78)
Moore, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Thomas Matthew

When Thomas Matthew Morgan was born on 20 August 1882, in Moore, North Carolina, United States, his father, Nathan Morgan, was 49 and his mother, Margaret Roseanne Richardson, was 38. He married Lucy Jane Deaton on 17 September 1905, in Wise, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 29 January 1961, in Holbrook, Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Bridgeport, Wise, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Matthew Morgan
Lucy Jane Deaton
Marriage: 17 September 1905
Pearl Esther Morgan
Bertha Mae Morgan

Spouse and Children

17 September 1905
Wise, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Margaret Roseanne Richardson




    Nancy Morgan


    Joseph Lee Morgan


    Caroline Leandia Morgan


    Leander Morgan


    Nathan Raleigh Morgan


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 15

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Morcant, which is of uncertain but ancient etymology.2 Irish: importation of the Welsh surname, to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin ( see Merrigan ).3 Scottish: of uncertain origin; probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • T M Morgan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas Morgan in household of Nathan Morgan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Tom M Morgan, "United States Census, 1930"

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