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James Morgan, Sr
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Birth: 1620
Gwynedd, Wales
Death: Nov. 14, 1691
Maryland, USA

James Morgan was born in 1620 in Vainor, Nantmell,Radnorshire,Wales. He purchased 450 acres of land in Pennsylvania from William Penn of the Thomas & Jones Co in England, while still in Wales.He and his wife, Jane, set sail for America aboard the ship, The Morning Star, with several of their adult children. Jane, James' wife, died on November 8, 1691 and was buried at sea. James died upon their arrival in America in 1691.
The land James had purchased in Radnor, Pa went to his eldest son, John.

This family is listed in the book "Welsh Founders of America."
 
 
Burial:
Bohemia Manor Cemetery
Chesapeake City
Cecil County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: N.J "Joanna" Patterson
Record added: Jan 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83587918
James Morgan, Sr
Added by: N.J "Joanna" Patterson
 
 
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- Kenneth Smith
 Added: Sep. 26, 2012
James was my 9th Great Grand father. I am sad that I didn't know you. I hope you are RIP. love, Pattie
- pattie
 Added: May. 15, 2012
 
 
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