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Catharine M. Williams Morris
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1814
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: May 4, 1868
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Daughter of Mary Williams, wife of William J. Morris, and mother of William H. (married Lydia Ann Matthews), Catharine M. (married William H. Egbert, married Gordon), Edmund W. (married Cornelia Frances Morris), Maria Elizabeth (married Samuel Potter), Louisa (married Andrew Jackson Aumack), Caroline A. (married Henry Stryker), Victorine D. (married Albert Vorhees), Gerritsen B., Lewis, Leonora Jane (married John Tice), Mary Eleanor (married Aaron M. Aumack), and Daniel W. Morris.

In 1855, Catharine Morris, aged 40, was living in Gravesend, Brooklyn, NY, with her husband, William Morris, aged 45, and children, Maria E. Morris, 18, Caroline Morris, 15, Victorrenn Morris, 13, Jane Morris, 6, Mary Eleanor Morris, 4, Edmund Morris, 20, William H. Morris, 25, Garrison Morris, 11, and Lewis Morris, aged 9. Living with them was her mother, Mary Williams, aged 71. Her husband, William, the elder, was shown to be a fisherman.

Catherine Morris, aged 53, married, born on Long Island in 1815, died on May 4th, 1868 in Brooklyn, NY and was buried at Gravesend Cemetery on May 5, 1868.

(1855 New York State Census; Inscriptions from Gravesend Cemetery, Inscriptions from the Gravesend burial ground /copied by Teunis G. Bergen, about 1863.. Brooklyn, N.Y. : [s.n.], 1863.. [1] 15 leaves. Location Brooklyn Historical Society ; Main Collection ; F129.B753 B758 1900z v. 3; New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949, Reference ID cn 2679, GS Film Number 1323670; Catherine Morris in the New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948) 
Family links: 
  William J. Morris (1809 - 1885)*
  Edmund W. Morris (1834 - 1898)*
  Maria Elizabeth Morris Potter (1836 - 1917)*
  Louisa W. Morris Aumack (1838 - 1924)*
  Caroline A Morris Stryker (1840 - 1910)*
  Victorine D. Morris Vorhees (1842 - 1910)*
  Gerritson Morris (1844 - 1898)*
  Daniel W Morris (1855 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Catharine M. William, wife of William Morris
born Oct. 15, 1814 died May 4, 1868
Gravesend Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Created by: Aislin
Record added: Feb 08, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124803471
Catharine M. <i>Williams</i> Morris
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