Sarah Ann Morse

10 March 1808–3 March 1894 (Age 85)
Narberth, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Morse was born on 10 March 1808, in Narberth, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Morse, was 20 and her mother, Elizabeth Phillips, was 18. She married Richard Eynon on 1 January 1831, in Martletwy, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1841 and Martletwy, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 3 March 1894, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Eynon
Sarah Ann Morse
Marriage: 1 January 1831
Margaret Eynon
William Eynon
Thomas Eynon
Martha Eynon
Mary Ann Eynon
Catherine Eynon
Esther Jane Eynon
John Eynon
Benjamin Eynon
William Eynon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1831Martletwy, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 4
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 23
    Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh and English: variant of Morris .Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames, especially Moses . Compare Morris .History: Samuel Morse (1791–1872), inventor of the electric telegraph andof Morse code, was a direct descendant of Anthony Morse of Wiltshire,England, who had emigrated to MA in 1635.

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

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    Biographical Information for Sarah Morse

    SARAH MORSE of NARBERTH, WALES Sarah Morse was born March 10, 1808 in Narberth, Pembrokeshire, Wales, to William Morse and Elizabeth Phillips. She was courted by Richard Eynon and they were marr …

    Sources (35)

    • Sarah Eynon, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
    • Sarah Morse in entry for Esther Jane Morgan Rumel, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Sarah Einon in household of Richard Einon, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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