Robert Bruce Morrison

19 February 1817–28 September 1890 (Age 73)
Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Robert Bruce

When Robert Bruce Morrison was born on 19 February 1817, in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Maj. Robert Morrison, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Thompson, was 38. He married Clarissa King on 14 January 1843, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Thompsonville, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1870. He died on 28 September 1890, in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Enfield Street Cemetery, Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Bruce Morrison
1817–1890
Julia Maria Raynolds
1824–1902
Marriage: 15 December 1847
Ella Raynolds Morrisson
1848–1881
Charles Howell Morrison
1850–1887
Frank Belcher Morrison
1853–1932
George Wells Morrison
1859–1888
James Raynolds Morrison
1861–1889
Anna Elizabeth Morrison
1864–1924
Clara Louise Morrison
1869–1870
Mary Louise Morrison
1872–1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 December 1847
Connecticut, United States
children

(8)

    Ella Raynolds Morrisson

    Female1848–1881Female

    Charles Howell Morrison

    Male1850–1887Male

    Frank Belcher Morrison

    Male1853–1932Male

    George Wells Morrison

    Male1859–1888Male

    James Raynolds Morrison

    Male1861–1889Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1828 · History

Age 11

Named for Orrin Thompson
1846

Age 29

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robt B Morrison, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robt B Morrison, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Robert B Morrison, "United States Census, 1870"

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