Ada Morgan

28 July 1838–24 April 1904 (Age 65)
Nantgarw, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ada

When Ada Morgan was born on 28 July 1838, in Nantgarw, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, John Morgan Morgan, was 37 and her mother, Mary Meredith, was 32. She married Henry Jones Evans in 1853. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Idaho, United States in 1870 and Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 24 April 1904, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Malad City Cemetery, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Richards Jones
Ada Morgan
Marriage: November 1859
David M. Jones
Herbert M Jones
Edwin M Jones
Morgan M Jones
Isaac M Jones
Alfred M Jones
Benjamin Franklin Morgan Jones

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  • Marriage
    November 1859Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Iowa Territory, United States 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 19
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh (especially Glamorgan): from the medieval Welsh personal name Morgan, Morgant (Old Welsh Morcant, of uncertain etymology).Irish: importation of the Welsh surname (see 1 above), to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin (see Merrigan ).Scottish: probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Ada Morgan Evans Jones Sketch in Find a Grave

    Ada Morgan was the third child of John Morgan, and Mary Meredith Morgan. She was born in the town of Nantgarw, parish of Eglwysilan, Glamorganshire, Wales. She came to the US in 1853 with her father, …

    Sources (42)

    • Ida Morgan in entry for Alfred Jones, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Adeline Jones in household of David R Jones, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Ada Morgan in entry for David M. Jones, 18 Nov 1907, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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