Peter Morrison, Sr. died 7 Oct 1864 at Chapins Bluff, Virginia by a Rebel shell.
Alonzo Nichols (alias Morrison) born 1866. His mother was Marinda (nee Alger) Nichols. Her
FIRST husband was Peter Morrison, Sr. She and Peter had: Peter, Jr.; DeWit; George; Alvardo; and Lorenzo. While living in Granby, Oswego County, New York. After Peter was killed she later married Daniel Nichols, blacksmith. New York State census 1875 states: They lived in Litchfield, Herkimer County, New York. They had: Daniel B; Amelia; Hattie; Sidney; Alonzo; and five of her children from Peter Morrison lived with them.
So I have been "barking up the wrong tree" for about 30 years! Who knew?????? On to trace down Daniel Nichols.
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