Maud Morris

1894–1971 (Age 76)
Stanly, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Maud

When Maud Morris was born on 24 October 1894, in Stanly, North Carolina, United States, her father, Henry M. Morris, was 24 and her mother, Ortha Francis Lilly, was 32. She married Fred Quay Coggin on 27 November 1913, in Richfield, Stanly, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Albemarle, Stanly, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Locke Township, Rowan, North Carolina, United States in 1930. She died on 25 May 1971, in Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States.

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Maud Morris
Fred Quay Coggin
Marriage: 27 November 1913
Harold Quay Coggins
Mable J Coggin
Delma Alton Coggins
Amos T Coggin
Henry Virgil Coggin
Tommy Wayne Coggin

Spouse & Children

27 November 1913
Richfield, Stanly, North Carolina, United States


  • Male1915–1968Male

  • Mable J Coggin


  • Male1923–1992Male

  • Amos T Coggin


  • Henry Virgil Coggin


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 3

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maude V Coggin in household of Fred Q Coggin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maud Coggin in household of Fred Coggin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maud E Coggin in household of Fred Q Coggin, "United States Census, 1930"

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