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Adelaide R. Morris
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1909
Kahoka
Clark County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1917
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Only daughter of Odie Lee Morris and Bertha Ann (Clark) Morris. Died at age 8.

Obituary - Quincy Daily Journal - March 30, 1917, Quincy, Illinois:

THE DEATH OF A CHILD

Eight year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. O. L. Morris passes away.

Mr. and Mrs. O. L. Morris of 937 North Fourth Street mourn the death of their only daughter, Adelaide, aged eight years who died at 12:30 o'clock this afternoon. The child had been ill only two days, spasms being the cause of death. Besides the parents, five brothers, Howard, Harry, Lee, James and Fred, all at home, survive and the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. H. P. Morris of Kahoka, MO and Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Clark of Corydon, MO. *

The little girl was born in Kahoka, MO on February 1, 1909, and she had lived in Quincy two years. She was a pupil in the second grade of the Washington school. The father is in the oculist business with his brother, P. H. Morris, 729 Hampshire Street.

*should be Corydon, Iowa.

Obituary - Quincy Daily Journal - March 31, 1917, Quincy, Illinois:

Funeral Services over the remains of the late Adelaide Morris will be held tomorrow afternoon at 3:30 o'clock at the family home, 937 North Fourth Street. Burial in Woodland Cemetery. Friends invited to attend. 
 
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 Parents:
  Odie Lee Morris (1879 - 1965)
  Bertha Ann Clark Morris (1881 - 1960)
 
 Siblings:
  Howard Clark Morris (1904 - 1975)*
  Harry Perry Morris (1906 - 1997)*
  Adelaide R. Morris (1909 - 1917)
  Odie Lee Morris (1911 - 1988)*
  James Martin Morris (1913 - 1991)*
  Fred Little Morris (1915 - 2001)*
  Harold Arthur Morris (1918 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Calcat
Record added: Jun 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54122990
Adelaide R. Morris
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Adelaide R. Morris
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- Judy Russell
 Added: Oct. 12, 2013

- Norma Winget Paul
 Added: Apr. 26, 2013

- Calcat
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013
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