Nottoway County Plantation
Peter G. Morgan
b 1817- d 1890 of Virginia-Legislators House of Delegates served in house 1869-1871 City Council
Born a slave in Nottoway County bought a house and lot in 1871 in Lawrenceville, VA purchased himself and family by making $ as a shoemaker. His wife was $1000.00.
He died in Lawrenceville, VA(according to the Negro Office Holders 1865-1895 published in 1946 in Norfolk written by Luther Porter Jackson
Peter Morgan moved his family to St. Petersburg during the Civil War.
Had: daughter Virginia M. Morgan born Dec 20, 1882
Virginia married James Solomon Russell
Check Russell, message board for details.Joidickerson@yahoo.com