William Morgan

from 1797 to 1801–
Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

William Morgan was born from 1797 to 1801, in Somerset, England, United Kingdom as the son of James Morgan and Martha. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Elizabeth. He lived in Nunney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

William Morgan
1797–
Elizabeth
1797–
Mary Morgan
1820–
Jane Morgan
1825–
James Morgan
1828–
George Morgan
1831–
Hannah Morgan
1831–

Spouse and Children

Children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 4
The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815
Age 18
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830
Age 33
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

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.

Possible Related Names

Merrigan
Morgans

Sources (6)

  • William Morgan, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Morgan in entry for Hannah Morgan, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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