The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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James E. Morris & Martha B. Robinson




Husband James E. Morris

       Born: Abt 1867 - Louisa County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 14 May 1890 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Martha B. Robinson

       Born: Abt 1872 - Louisa County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 


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James H. Morris & Aretta Arelia Newcomer




Husband James H. Morris

       Born: Nov 1834 - Bedford County, Virginia 1,2
       Died: Mar 1911 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2229
     Buried: 


     Father: Stephen Morris (1812-1901)
     Mother: Martha Nichols (Abt 1810-Bef 1900)


    Married: 12 Aug 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

Other Spouse: Mary Catherine Johnson (1847-After 1911) - 8 Jan 1863 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Farmer

Occupation, 1900 - Farmer

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #24

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. #311-311

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. Pg27

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. Enum. Dist. #49; Fam. #307-311

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Didt. (Ed-76) #241-242




Wife Aretta Arelia Newcomer

       Born: Abt 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2
       Died: Bef 1863 - Kanawha County, Virginia 44
     Buried: 


     Father: Martin Newcomer (      -Bef 1850)
     Mother: Amanda Peyton (Abt 1813-      ) 2



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #898-902

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #60


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James R. Morris & Helen M. Russell




Husband James R. Morris 79

       Born: Abt 1830 - Virginia 140
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Morris (1794-1862) 79
     Mother: Mary Kinnard (Abt 1791-      ) 79


    Married:  - Not On Cd#229

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1850 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Cabell Co, VA #410-424




Wife Helen M. Russell 79

       Born: Abt 1829 - Virginia 140
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Cabell Co, VA #410-424



Children
1 M Joseph W. Morris

       Born: Abt 1849 - Cabell County, Virginia 140
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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John H. Sirk & Jean Morris




Husband John H. Sirk

       Born: May 1922
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Jean Morris

       Born: 28 Feb 1922
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Fred Mckinley Morris (1896-1945)
     Mother: Mary Margaret Dearien (1899-1993)




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John Morris & Mary (Unknown) Morris




Husband John Morris 175

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       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Mary (Unknown) Morris 175

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 M William Alexander Morris

       Born: 8 Dec 1877 - Louisiana 175
       Died: 5 Nov 1937 - Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia 175
     Buried: 




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John Morris




Husband John Morris 408

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       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife

       Born: 
       Died: 
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Children
1 F (Unknown) Morris

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles Hansford (1800-      )




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John P. Morris & Nancy J. (Unknown) Smith




Husband John P. Morris

       Born: Abt 1836 - Pennsylvania 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 18 Oct 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Nancy J. (Unknown) Smith

       Born: Abt 1841 - Monroe County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 


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Joshua Morris & Sarah F. A. Willis




Husband Joshua Morris 10

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Hiram Morris (      -      ) 10
     Mother: Margaret Price (      -      ) 10


    Married: 17 Jan 1870 - Boone County, West Virginia 13




Wife Sarah F. A. Willis

       Born: Abt 1861 - Virginia 10
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Allison Willis (      -Bef 1870) 10
     Mother: Permelia J. Myers (Abt 1818-      ) 10



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Boone Co, WV Peytona Dist. #157


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Joshua Morris & Frances Sims




Husband Joshua Morris 79

       Born: Abt 1752 - Virginia 1097
       Died: Bef 13 Sep 1824 - Near Milton, Kanawha County, Virginia 1097
     Buried:  - Old Union Cemetery, Milton, WV 1097


     Father: William Morris Sr. (      -      )
     Mother: Elizabeth Stepps (      -      )


    Married: Abt 1771 - Not On Cd #229 1097

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1810 - Kanawha Co, VA #1-4




Wife Frances Sims 79

       Born: Abt 1759 - Culpeper County, Virginia 1097
       Died: Abt 1848 - Near Milton, Kanawha County, Virginia 1097
     Buried:  - Old Union Cemetery, Milton, WV 1097


     Father: Thomas Sims Jr. (      -      ) 243
     Mother: Mary Nalle (      -      ) 1097





Children
1 M Thomas Morris 79

       Born: Abt 1773 41
       Died: 15 Oct 1822 - (Now ) Putnam County, West Virginia 798
     Buried:  - Old Hurricane Baptist Church Cem. Putnam Co, WV 798
     Spouse: Sarah Kinnard (      -      )
       Marr: 25 Oct 1795 - Culpeper County, Virginia



2 M William Morris 79

       Born: 1787 1097
       Died: 1859
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Sarah Maria Hansford (1792-      )
       Marr: Abt 1814 - Not On Cd #229  409 
     Spouse: Ann Chapman (1800-      )  1097 
       Marr: 26 Oct 1820  409 



3 M Edmund Morris 79,661

       Born: Bef 1776 41,1097
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Sarah Reynolds (Bef 1785-      )  661 
       Marr: 1 Dec 1801 - Culpeper County, Virginia  39 



4 M Henry Morris 79

       Born: Bef 1777 1097
       Died: 1856 1097
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Ann Summers (      -      )
       Marr: 22 Jan 1824 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



5 F Elizabeth Morris 79

       Born: 1783 - Virginia 1097
       Died: 1860
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Henry Chapman (Abt 1777-      )
       Marr: 18 Aug 1800 - Culpeper County, Virginia  39  ,1097 



6 F Lucy Morris 1097

       Born: 1784 - Virginia 115,1097
       Died: 1866 - Hartford, Mason County, Virginia 1097
     Buried:  - Old Hartford Cemetery, Mason County, West Virginia
     Spouse: Joseph Chapman (Abt 1774-1869)  1097 
       Marr: 1803 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



7 F Mary Morris 79

       Born: Bef 1793 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Cadwallander Chapman (Abt 1773-      )
       Marr: Culpeper County, Virginia  1097 



8 M John Morris 79

       Born: 1794 - Culpeper County, Virginia 79
       Died: 1862 79
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Everett (      -Bef 1818)  79 
       Marr: 10 Dec 1814 - Cabell County, Virginia  39 
     Spouse: Mary Kinnard (Abt 1791-      )  79 
       Marr: 17 Sep 1818 - Cabell County, Virginia  39 



9 F Nancy Morris 79

       Born: Abt 1796 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Harriman (      -Bef 1850)  1320 
       Marr: Not On Cd#229
     Spouse: Daniel Smith (Abt 1789-1854)
       Marr: 18 Apr 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 




Husband's General Notes

Per 1810 Kanawha Co, VA annotated census, pg 31: "He came with his family to the Kanawha Valley c1773/4 but returned to Culpeper Co, VA because the land he had selected & claimed was in the western end of the Teays Valley & the Indians were still troublesome. A Monument in the Cabell Co. courtyard lists him as a Revolutionary War soldier. He is said to have been a reliable man of good judgement. He returned to Kanawha Valley c1800. ...... Their children are listed in Joshua's will which is recorded in the First Record Book of Kanawha Co."
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1810 Kanawha Co, Va census: 1 male 45+; 1 female 45+; 2 males 26-45; 2 females 26-45; 3 males 16-26; 2 females 16-26; 1 male 10-16; and 10 slaves.

1820 Kanawha Co. VA census: 1 male 45+; 1 female 45+; 1 male 18-26; 2 males 0-10; and 6 slaves.
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Joshua S. Morris & Martha E. (Unknown) Morris




Husband Joshua S. Morris

       Born: Abt 1817 - Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married:  - Not On Cd #229

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1850 - Carpenter

Occupation, 1870 - Farmer

Occupation, 1880 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #724-753

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Union Dist. Pg34




Wife Martha E. (Unknown) Morris

       Born: Abt 1824 - Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #724-753

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, VA Hutton Dist #286-268

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Union Dist. Pg34



Children
1 M Charles L. Morris

       Born: Abt 1844 - Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M James A. Morris

       Born: Abt 1846 - Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Malcolm Mc. Morris

       Born: Abt 1847 - Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Roxaline Marian Morris

       Born: Abt 1849 - Putnam County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Squire J. Martin (Abt 1852-      )
       Marr: 18 Dec 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia  82 



5 F Leoni L. Morris

       Born: 1855 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 1937 676
     Buried:  - Winfield Cemetery, Putnam Co, WV 676



6 M Benjamin F. Morris

       Born: 1857 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 1942 676
     Buried:  - Winfield Cemetery, Putnam Co, WV
     Spouse: Laura L. (Unknown) Morris (1862-1908)



7 F Maria E. Morris

       Born: Abt 1859 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 



8 M George S. Morris

       Born: Abt 1861 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 



9 F Minnie S. Morris

       Born: Abt 1864 - Putnam County, West Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 



10 F Mollie N. Morris

       Born: Abt 1866 - Putnam County, West Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 



11 F Celestine Elizabeth Morris

       Born: Abt 1853 - Putnam County, Virginia 56,82
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William F. Melton (Abt 1844-      )
       Marr: 13 Jan 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia  82 




Husband's General Notes

CENS: CONC 8
CENS: CENS


Wife's General Notes

Listed in the will of Malcomb McCown, Jr. as the devisee of 1/9 of the sale of his land. No relationship or reason was given. However, her one of her sons is Malcom Mc. Morris, and the Mc. may be McCown.


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