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Ellen Eleanor "Nellie" Willcockson Morgan
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1813
Bath County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 9, 1887
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA

Just an interesting note on Ellen, her great grandmother was Sarah Boone Willcockson, older sister of Daniel Boone

Mrs. Eleanor Morgan was born April 26, 1813. She was the daughter of Williams and Mary Willcockson. She moved to Illinois with parents when a child, and from there to Iowa in Sept. 1855 and settled in deep river Township, Poweshiek Co. She was married to John Morgan in Oct. 1829. Mrs. Morgan was the mother of 12 children, all of which lived to have families, two of which are now dead; Mary E. wife of Christopher Cox, died May 22, 1864 and Louisa, wife of John Hillman, died Oct. 1872. The 10 are still alive. her husband died May 21, 1882. Mrs. Morgan united with the Missionary-Baptist Church about 1842 and lived a consistent Christian life until the hour of her death. She died in the city of Des Moines, Iowa on May 9, at 9 o'clock p.m.. She was buried beside her husband in the Deep River Cemetery, May 11, funeral services conducted by H. W. Rebok. She died May 9, 1887. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Willcockson (1779 - 1864)
  Mary Jane England Willcockson (1786 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  John Morgan (1805 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  Milo Morgan (1831 - 1929)*
  Louisa Morgan Hillman (1832 - 1872)*
  Malvira Morgan Hillman (1833 - 1908)*
  Ryan Morgan (1836 - 1914)*
  Mary Ellen Morgan Cox (1840 - 1864)*
  John C Morgan (1842 - 1906)*
  Margaret Frances Morgan Atherton (1845 - 1929)*
  Adaline B Morgan Atherton (1848 - 1904)*
  Angeline B Morgan Forney (1848 - 1931)*
  Ida M Cranston (1853 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Wilcoxson Power (1804 - 1884)*
  Malinda E. Willcockson Gipson (1806 - 1875)*
  Ellen Eleanor Willcockson Morgan (1813 - 1887)
  Stephen England Willcockson (1815 - 1896)*
  George W Willcockson (1826 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dresden Cemetery
Deep River
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: svandee
Record added: Apr 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36226734
Ellen Eleanor Nellie <i>Willcockson</i> Morgan
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Ellen Eleanor Nellie <i>Willcockson</i> Morgan
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