John Morgan Colson
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John Morgan and Catherine Anne Fitzgerald Colson

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John Morgan Colson
Born: 22 May 1827, Alabama
Died: 06 April 1895, Grimes County, Texas
Married: 24 May 1848 in Mobile County, Alabama to Catherine Anne Fitzgerald
Son of Joseph K. Colson and Rebecca D. Brown
Moved to Grimes County by 1870

Catherine Anne Fitzgerald
Born: 17 February 1831, Alabama
Died: 05 May 1888, Grimes County, Texas
Daughter of Ellis Fitzgerald and Eliza Unknown

Sophie, Virginia [Jennie], Joseph William, Wiley C., Gaines C., Rebecca [Becky], and Anntonette [Nettie] Colson

Burial Information

John and Catherine are buried in Zion Methodist Cemetery in Iola, Grimes County, Texas

Tombstone of John Morgan ColsonTombstone of Catherine Colson, wife of John Morgan Colson

Other Information
Grandson John J. Colson and his family
John J. Colson family

COLSON Family of Iola
Back Row, left to right - Jimmie, Johnnie, Edith, Amy
Front Row, left to right - Roy, John J. Colson, Lizzie Worsham Colson, Ray
Missing from picture are Belle, Frank, John, and Gaines
Picture taken in 1924

Submitted by Eleanor Colson

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