Gen Staats Long Morris

Gen Staats Long Morris

Birth
Morrisania, Bronx County, New York, USA
Death 28 Jan 1800 (aged 71)
Quebec, Canada
Burial Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
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Memorial ID 72177584 · View Source
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British Major General. Morris joined the British Army in 1756 and became a Captain in the 36th Regiment of Foot. As a Lieutenant-Colonel in the 89th Highlanders, he took part in the siege of Pondicherry, India (1761). In 1763 he was made a Brigadier General and in 1777 he was made a Major General. He was made a General in 1796. He was a member of Parliament, representing Elgin. He was the grandson of Lewis Morris, the brother of Lewis Morris and the half-brother of Gouverneur Morris.


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  • Created by: Dan Silva
  • Added: 28 Jun 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 72177584
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gen Staats Long Morris (27 Aug 1728–28 Jan 1800), Find a Grave Memorial no. 72177584, citing Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Dan Silva (contributor 46781334) .