Thomas Morris

Thomas Morris

Birth
County Carlow, Ireland
Death
7 Aug 1887 (aged 80)
Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario, Canada
Burial
Athens, Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario, Canada Add to Map
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Thomas was born County Carlow Ireland, not Co Wexford as stated (by the undertaker) on the death registration.

He came to Canada in August 1817 with his parents Thomas and Betsey (Jacob) Morris and several brothers and sisters. They had lived in the boundary area of Carlow and Wexford Counties.
The family settled in Yonge Township south of Athens village.
After the death of his father Thomas Morris Sr., Thomas purchased his father's original land grant from brother Samuel.
He married Mary Moulton March 6 1838.

He died near Athens Village, Rear of Yonge & Escott Township, in Leeds County Ontario.

Known brothers and sisters:
Samuel Morris
John Morris
Ann/Nancy Rowsom
William Morris
Sarah Rathwell and
Elizabeth Morris
Thomas was born County Carlow Ireland, not Co Wexford as stated (by the undertaker) on the death registration.

He came to Canada in August 1817 with his parents Thomas and Betsey (Jacob) Morris and several brothers and sisters. They had lived in the boundary area of Carlow and Wexford Counties.
The family settled in Yonge Township south of Athens village.
After the death of his father Thomas Morris Sr., Thomas purchased his father's original land grant from brother Samuel.
He married Mary Moulton March 6 1838.

He died near Athens Village, Rear of Yonge & Escott Township, in Leeds County Ontario.

Known brothers and sisters:
Samuel Morris
John Morris
Ann/Nancy Rowsom
William Morris
Sarah Rathwell and
Elizabeth Morris

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Thomas Morris
Died August 7 1887
age 80 years 8 months 6 days.

Native of Co Carlow Ireland