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Looking for info on John Walker Morris

Posted: 10 Dec 2006 3:48PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: MORRIS, POYNOR, SINGLETARY, PIDCOCK, JOHNSON, DAY, AND OTHERS
I came across information on a John Walker Morris son of William Morris, Montague County Texas, I would love to contact the person that submitted the ged. It was on a County Site but when I tried to get in contact the email came back. here is a portion of the info.
Descendants of Henry Morris


Generation No. 1

1. HENRY1 MORRIS1,2,3 was born Bet. 1761 - 1770 in England?, and died 14 Mar 1846 in Arkansas. He married MARGE PERRYMAN4,5,6 Abt. 1819 in Arkansas, daughter of SR.? AUSTIN and CATHERINE HOGAN. She was born Abt. 1800 in Arkansas, and died 19 Dec 1851 in Arkansas.

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Notes for MARGE PERRYMAN:
Maiden name may have been Hogan, as Catherine Hogan age 80, is shown in household of Marge in 1850 census. More recently, documents from a list of residents in Arthur G. Wavell's "Red River Colony" points to Marge's maiden name as Perryman. There are other Perryman links, but she is listed as "Marshy Perriment Morris" in the Red Rive census.

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Children of HENRY MORRIS and MARGE PERRYMAN are:
2. i. JOHN P.2 MORRIS, b. 21 Oct 1819, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. 23 Jan 1898.
3. ii. ELIJAH J. MORRIS, b. 1822, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. .
4. iii. AUSTIN W. MORRIS, b. 24 Dec 1824, Arkansas; d. 16 Aug 1883, Bosque county, Texas (Acuff cemetery).
iv. SAMUEL MORRIS7,8,9, b. 1828; d. .

Notes for SAMUEL MORRIS:
"May 4, 1855 . . Robert Paine, Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South Arkansas Conference, ordained Samuel Morris a Deacon. In the absence of an elder, he may buryu the dead, preach, and perform marriages.

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v. SARAH S. MORRIS10,11,12, b. 1829; d. ; m. BENJAMIN F. LAMAR13,14,15, 24 Feb 1851.

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vi. MARY MORRIS16,17,18, b. 1832; d. ; m. BENJAMIN KELLY19,20,21, 06 Jan 1852.

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vii. HENRY MORRIS22,23,24, b. 1835; d. .

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viii. SALLY MORRIS25,26,27, b. 1836; d. .

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ix. JAMES MORRIS28,29,30, b. 1838; d. .

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x. MARGIE MORRIS31,32,33, b. 1841; d. .

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Generation No. 2

2. JOHN P.2 MORRIS (HENRY1)34,35,36 was born 21 Oct 1819 in Sevier county, Arkansas, and died 23 Jan 1898. He married MARGURITE JANE PEPPER37,38,39 Abt. 1842 in Probably Arkansas. She was born 07 Oct 1818 in Marion county, Alabama, and died 23 Jan 1898.

Notes for JOHN P. MORRIS:
John P. Morris appears to have been the eldest child of Henry Morris and Marge Perryman. If tradition holds true his middle name may have been Perryman, since many first children were given a grandparents Christian name or family name. John P. Morris shows up in the Montague co. TX census of 1860, along with Austin Morris.

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Children of JOHN MORRIS and MARGURITE PEPPER are:
i. MARGURITE JANE3 MORRIS40,41,42, b. 11 Jan 1843, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. 15 Dec 1937, Graham, Carter county, Oklahoma; m. WILLIAM RILEY EAVES43,44,45, 24 Sep 1865, Montague County, Texas.

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5. ii. WILLIAM A. MORRIS, b. 24 Dec 1844, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. 28 Jan 1928, Montague, Montague county, Texas.
iii. JOSEPH H. MORRIS46,47,48, b. 1852; d. .

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iv. SAMUEL MORRIS49,50,51, b. 1859; d. .

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3. ELIJAH J.2 MORRIS (HENRY1)52,53,54 was born 1822 in Sevier county, Arkansas, and died in . He married ELIZA BLANKENSHIP55,56,57 19 Oct 1848 in Sevier county, Arkansas. She was born 1826 in Arkansas, and died in .

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Marriage Notes for ELIJAH MORRIS and ELIZA BLANKENSHIP:
Sevier co. marriage book states Eliza was a resident of Fanning co. TX



Child of ELIJAH MORRIS and ELIZA BLANKENSHIP is:
i. SAMUEL3 MORRIS58,59,60, b. 1849; d. .

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4. AUSTIN W.2 MORRIS (HENRY1)61,62,63 was born 24 Dec 1824 in Arkansas, and died 16 Aug 1883 in Bosque county, Texas (Acuff cemetery). He married (1) MARY PINCKNEY64,65,66. She died 15 Dec 1858. He married (2) LUCINDA JANE REED67,68,69 Abt. 1846 in Arkansas. She was born 09 Jul 1831 in Arkansas, and died 04 Aug 1854. He married (3) LEANNA WEBB70,71,72 10 Feb 1859 in Lamar county, Texas. She was born 11 Dec 1838 in Arkansas, and died 04 Aug 1901 in Bosque county, Texas (Acuff cemetery).

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Marriage Notes for AUSTIN MORRIS and LUCINDA REED:
Per Sevier county, Arkansas Marriage records, Book 1, page 93;
Austin Morris (age 22) Jane Reed (age 14) December 25, 1845 at the house of Ambrose Heyrns in Clear Creek Township, with consent of her mother. By Ira J. Smoot, J.P.

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Children of AUSTIN MORRIS and MARY PINCKNEY are:
i. VIOLA PINCKNEY3 MORRIS73,74,75, b. 29 Jun 1857; d. 29 Jul 1857.

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ii. ANDREW JACKSON MORRIS76,77,78, b. 15 Oct 1858; d. .

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Children of AUSTIN MORRIS and LUCINDA REED are:
iii. JOHN3 MORRIS79,80,81, b. 22 Aug 1847, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. .

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iv. AMBROSE ELIJAH MORRIS82,83,84, b. 07 Feb 1849; d. Ringling, Oklahoma; m. JULIA ANN SNOW85,86,87.

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6. v. MARTHA E MORRIS, b. 22 May 1850, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. .
vi. JOSEPH MORRIS88,89,90, b. 15 Feb 1852, Sevier county, Arkansas; d. ; m. M. JANE HAMILTON91,92,93.

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vii. SARAH JANE MORRIS94,95,96, b. 05 Jul 1854; d. .

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Children of AUSTIN MORRIS and LEANNA WEBB are:
viii. SAMUEL AUSTIN3 MORRIS97,98,99, b. 25 Dec 1859; d. ; m. SALINA CATHERINE BRADSHAW100,101,102; b. 29 Dec 1865; d. 20 Jun 1957.

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7. ix. FRANCIS MARION MORRIS, b. 10 Jul 1861, Montague County, Texas; d. 18 Feb 1931, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas.
x. DELILIA MARGARET MORRIS103,104,105, b. 11 Feb 1863; d. .

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xi. LOUISA JANE MORRIS106,107,108, b. 07 Nov 1865; d. .

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xii. JAMES ALEX MORRIS109,110,111, b. 21 Jan 1872; d. .

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xiii. JAMES HENRY MORRIS112,113,114, b. 16 May 1873; d. .

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xiv. NANCY ELLEN MORRIS115,116,117, b. 25 Nov 1875; d. ; m. DARR118,119,120.

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Generation No. 3

5. WILLIAM A.3 MORRIS (JOHN P.2, HENRY1)121,122,123 was born 24 Dec 1844 in Sevier county, Arkansas, and died 28 Jan 1928 in Montague, Montague county, Texas. He married RACHEL DENNIS124,125,126, daughter of JOHN DENNIS and ELIZABETH ?. She was born 1848 in Forrestburg, Montague county, Texas, and died in .

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Children of WILLIAM MORRIS and RACHEL DENNIS are:
8. i. JOHN WALKER4 MORRIS, b. 28 Feb 1869, Forrestburg, Montague county, Texas; d. 1927, Fox, Carter county, Oklahoma.
ii. SAMUEL A. MORRIS127,128,129, b. 1871; d. .

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6. MARTHA E3 MORRIS (AUSTIN W.2, HENRY1)130,131,132 was born 22 May 1850 in Sevier county, Arkansas, and died in . She married J. W. GRAY133,134,135.

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Children of MARTHA MORRIS and J. GRAY are:
i. HENRY J. H.4 GRAY136,137,138, b. Feb 1869; d. .

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ii. HAROLD DELANEY GRAY139,140,141, b. 07 Mar 1874; d. .

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iii. REBECCA LEANNA GRAY142,143,144, b. 14 Jan 1876; d. .

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7. FRANCIS MARION3 MORRIS (AUSTIN W.2, HENRY1)145,146,147 was born 10 Jul 1861 in Montague County, Texas, and died 18 Feb 1931 in Morgan, Bosque County, Texas. He married (1) CLEMENTINE GRAY148,149,150. She was born 15 Jul 1866, and died 22 Aug 1882 in Acuff Cemetery, Bosque county, Texas. He married (2) MILDRED PRYOR WOMACK151,152,153 21 May 1885 in Morgan, Bosque county, Texas (Methodist Church), daughter of ABNER WOMACK and TELITHA FERGUSON. She was born 11 Sep 1867 in near Cedron, Bosque county, Texas, and died 04 Jul 1945 in Morgan, Bosque County, Texas.

Notes for FRANCIS MARION MORRIS:
Francis Marion Morris Dropped the double s from his last name, changing the spelling from Morriss to Morris. His first wife, Clementine, was killed by an attacking dog. Clementine was pregnant at the time and her unborn child also died from the attack.

After his marriage to Mildred Pryor Womack the family lived at Cedron, near Lake Whitney, and in Morgan, Texas. Their first three children were born at Cedron and the other eight born in Morgan. Francis Marion was a carpenter and heoped build the Methodist Church in Morgan. Three of his sons were also carpenters. Among the father and three sons many houses were built in Morgan.

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Notes for MILDRED PRYOR WOMACK:
In a conversation with Jimmy Ruth McGehee Greenwood, my aunt, she related several stories from her childhood. She said that her "Granny" Morris told her on several occasions that Talitha was Indian or part Indian. She also said that her Grampa Morriss, Francis Marion, seemed a very stern man, very noble in his bearing, but not forbidding. On one occasion her older sister, Aunt Mildred, was eating something with her fingers. Grampa asked "Mildred do you have silverware?". Yes sir. "Then use it".

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Children of FRANCIS MORRIS and MILDRED WOMACK are:
i. JACOB WALTER4 MORRIS154,155,156, b. 11 May 1886, Cedron, Bosque County, Texas; d. 1927, El Paso, Texas.

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9. ii. AUSTIN PRYOR MORRIS, b. 06 Nov 1887, Cedron, Bosque County, Texas; d. 16 Jun 1951, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas.
10. iii. FRANCIS PEARL MORRIS, b. 28 Feb 1889, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas; d. 23 May 1976, Meridian, Bosque County, Texas.
11. iv. ROBERTA AZALIE MORRIS, b. 07 Oct 1890, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas; d. 21 Mar 1975, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas.
12. v. MAUD LEE MORRIS, b. 18 May 1893.
13. vi. JAMES RICHARD MORRIS, b. 22 Sep 1895, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas; d. 12 Nov 1978, Morgan, Bosque County, Texas.
14. vii. LOU ELLA MORRIS, b. 07 Feb 1898; d. 06 Jun 1979, Kopperl, Texas.
15. viii. JOSIE MORRIS, b. 22 Aug 1900; d. 1981.
ix. MARION MONROE MORRIS157,158,159, b. 13 Apr 1903.

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x. ALBERT DOUGLAS MORRIS160,161,162, b. 21 Aug 1906.

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xi. MILDRED CORRINE MORRIS163,164,165, b. 14 Sep 1908.

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Generation No. 4

8. JOHN WALKER4 MORRIS (WILLIAM A.3, JOHN P.2, HENRY1)166,167,168 was born 28 Feb 1869 in Forrestburg, Montague county, Texas, and died 1927 in Fox, Carter county, Oklahoma. He married ANNE ROSE FINNEY169,170,171. She was born 11 Feb 1876 in Missouri, and died 05 Jul 1954 in Duncan, Stephens county, Oklahoma.

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Children of JOHN MORRIS and ANNE FINNEY are:
i. VINEY5 MORRIS172,173,174.

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ii. WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON MORRIS175,176,177, m. LORAH ETTA BELLAH178,179,180.

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iii. VICTORIA MORRIS181,182,183.

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iv. VERNIE MORRIS184,185,186.

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v. ONA MORRIS187,188,189.

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vi. ETHEL MORRIS190,191,192.

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vii. LESTER MORRIS193,194,195.

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viii. EDNA MORRIS196,197,198.

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ix. THURMAN WALT MORRIS199,200,201.

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x. VIOLA MORRIS202,203,204.

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xi. ESTELLE DIMPLES MORRIS205,206,207.

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xii. TILDON MORRIS208,209,210.

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This sort of blew me away for various reason number. Seems he came to Ok at the same time as my GGrandad and is buried in the same place. My Grandad was born in Collin County and my Dad was born in Montague. Just looking for connection
Lillie
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