Judith <I>Smith</I> Morgan

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Judith Smith Morgan

  • Birth 21 May 1769 Tennessee, USA
  • Death 1841 Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Alphaba, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 34619263

From the DeSoto County MSGenWeb Project: "Judith Smith Morgan – 1769 – 1841. Wife of Isaac Morgan.
Judith Smith was born May 21, 1769, the daughter of Thomas Smith and Martha Elizabeth Adams. She married Isaac Morgan in Davidson County, TN in 1789. She was the mother of at least seven children."

Benjamin Morgan 1791 – 1836
William Morgan 1793 – 1850
RACHEL ELIZABETH MORGAN 1795 – 1850
John Henry Morgan 1796 – 1877
Samuel Morgan 1800 – 1857
Joseph Smith Morgan 1804 – 1858
Phoebe Morgan 1807 – 1847

Judith Smith's parents were said to have gone from Cumberland Co., Va. to Stokes City, NC., and then to Davidson Co., TN. Judith died at the home of her son, Joseph Smith Morgan, on whose land she was buried. This became known as the Morgan Cemetery. Judith was the oldest of 9 children. The marriage license of she and Isaac Morgan is on file.

On November 3, 1976 there was a ceremony at the church in Greenleaf in her honor. The Thomas Wells chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames of America, which was led by Mrs. Fountain Dawson, to dedicate a marker that was placed on her grave in the Morgan Cemetery.


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  • Maintained by: Martha Malinowski
  • Originally Created by: Laura S.
  • Added: 9 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34619263
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Judith Smith Morgan (21 May 1769–1841), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34619263, citing Morgan Family Cemetery, Alphaba, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Martha Malinowski (contributor 47506372) .