Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Morrises in:
 • Forest Hill Cemetery
 • Shelbyville
 • Shelby County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Hamilton Morris
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 23, 1830
Death: Jan. 7, 1906


Died Yesterday Evening After A Long Illness

Hamilton Morris died at his residence on west Taylor street Sunday evening at eight o'clock. His death is supposed to be due to old age. Mr. Morris has not been enjoying good health for some time.

He was born in Marion township, May 23, 1830.

On October 27, 1852, he was united in marriage to Nancy D. McCabe, who survives him. Five children, three sons and two daughters, remain to mourn the loss of their father. Mr. Morris was a member of Shelby Lodge No. 39. I.O.O.F., having cast his lot with that organization in 1868. This lodge will have charge at the grave of their deceased brother. Since 1853 Mr. Morris has been a member of the Little Blue River Baptist church. The funeral services will be held at the residence at two o'clock Tuesday afternoon, the Rev. Maurice Wines of Franklin officiating. Those who desire to view the remains will call at the house between the hours of nine and one on Tuesday. R.T. Stewart will have charge of the funeral. 
Family links: 
  William Godfrey Morris (1781 - 1863)
  Nancy Young Morris (1788 - 1859)
  Nancy D McCabe Morris (1831 - 1918)*
  William T. Morris (1853 - 1853)*
  Edwin Ruthven Morris (1854 - 1863)*
  Amanda Morris Rinehart (1857 - 1936)*
  Mallissa Ellen Morris (1860 - 1863)*
  Priscilla W. Morris (1862 - 1864)*
  Mary Alice Morris Carmony (1864 - 1949)*
  Morton P Morris (1866 - 1950)*
  Charles O Morris (1868 - 1951)*
  Didama Morris Glass (1871 - 1898)*
  Francis M. Morris (1876 - 1917)*
  Robert Gwinn/Guinn Morris (1807 - 1888)*
  Jesse Morris (1808 - 1890)*
  James Morris (1811 - 1835)*
  William Godfrey Morris (1814 - 1879)*
  John Y. Morris (1816 - 1887)*
  Mercer Morris (1819 - 1884)*
  Benjamin Morris (1821 - 1905)*
  Polly Ann Morris Rhodes (1825 - 1846)*
  Joseph Morris (1827 - 1845)*
  Hamilton Morris (1830 - 1906)
*Calculated relationship
Forest Hill Cemetery
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Rochelle Riordan
Record added: May 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14267081
Hamilton Morris
Added by: jwright
Hamilton Morris
Added by: jwright
Hamilton Morris
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Blue_Eyes (Drake)
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Karen Brewer
 Added: Mar. 4, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service