|Birth: ||Mar. 4, 1842|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1920|
Alexander Mark L Huff "Mack" Morris was born on 4 March 1842 in Virginia to John W Morris. His father was married three times; his mother's name is unknown. He appeared on the US Census of 1850 in Harlan County, Kentucky, in the home of Elias and Mary Morris. By 1860, he was back home in Lee County, Virginia, with his father and stepmother, Elendor.
Mack married Mary "Polly" Gilbert, 22 March 1866, in Lee County, Virginia. They had nine children: Alfred, William Henry, Mary F, A Ervin, Rebecca, John Franklin, Melvin Lee, Elbert, and Andrew Harrison Morris. Three of their children died young.
Mack joined the Union Army during the Civil War. The Morris family appeared on the Census of 1870, 1880, and 1900 in Lee County. In 1870, they were living at Yokum Station.
Mack appeared on the 1920 Census at Yokum Station in Lee County, widowed and living in the home of his son, Melvin. He died, 21 March 1920, aged 78, in Wise County, Virginia, and was buried at Eden Cemetery in Lee County, Virginia.
Mary Gilbert Morris (1845 - 1912)*
Alfred Morris (1867 - 1953)*
William Henry Morris (1869 - 1958)*
A Ervin Morris (1874 - 1953)*
Melvin Lee Morris (1882 - 1966)*
Created by: meet Virginia
Record added: May 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69844868
Our 4th Great Grandfather.. Rest in Peace..|
Added: May. 14, 2011