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Col Lewis Morris
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Birth: 1753
Morrisania
Bronx County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1824
Morrisania
Bronx County
New York, USA

Morris was a graduate of Princeton University in 1774. He was an officer in the Revolution under the command of General Nathanael Greene. After the war he settled in Charleston later marrying Ann Elliott. He served five terms in the South Carolina legislature and was elected lieutenant governor in 1794.

This is a cenotaph. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lewis Morris (1726 - 1798)
  Mary Walton Morris (1727 - 1794)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Elliott Morris (1762 - 1848)*
 
 Children:
  Lewis Morris (1785 - 1863)*
  W. Morris (1788 - 1828)*
  Sabina Morris Rutherfurd (1789 - 1857)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Morris Lawrence (1750 - 1831)**
  Lewis Morris (1753 - 1824)
  Jacob Morris (1755 - 1844)*
  William Walton Morris (1760 - 1832)**
  Helena (Magdelena) Morris Rutherfurd (1762 - 1840)*
  Richard Valentine Morris (1768 - 1810)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
He served in the War of 76. The time that tried men's souls. He was an aide to General Greene at the battles of Eutaw and Guilford. His good name is the best inheritance to his family. He died in Morristown, N. Y. 22nd Nov 1824.
 
Note: This is a cenotaph. Burial is in St. Anne's Episcopal Church in the Bronx.
 
Burial:
Saint Michaels Church Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Saratoga
Record added: Mar 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34691119
Col Lewis Morris
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Col Lewis Morris
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Col Lewis Morris
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- Bling Blinky of Texas
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015
Rest Peacefully, Cousin
- Cynthia Dawn Higgins Page
 Added: Dec. 18, 2014
with respect
- Goddess
 Added: Sep. 7, 2013
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