hmtl5 Henry Morris b. 4 Apr 1806 Bracken County, Kentucky d. 08 Jan 1877 Near Columbus Grove, Allen County, Ohio: Hiltner Genealogy
Henry Morris

Henry Morris

Male 1806 - 1877  (70 years)

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  • Name Henry Morris  [1
    Born 4 Apr 1806  Bracken County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Allen County Judge in Court of Common Pleas, appointed by the legislature, served for seven years.  [2
    Occupation Baptist minister  [2
    Died 08 Jan 1877  Near Columbus Grove, Allen County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Truro Cemetery, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20  Hiltner
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2019 

    Father Joseph M. Morris,   b. 8 Dec 1771, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1862, South Charleston, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Lavina Drake,   b. 7 Jul 1778, Monmouth County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1857, South Charleston, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1796  Jamestown, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Weaver,   b. 11 May 1812, South Charleston, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Sep 1891, Near Columbus Grove, Allen County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1832  London, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. George Morris,   b. 02 Oct 1833, Allen County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1927, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +2. Elizabeth Morris,   b. 28 Sep 1835, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1923, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +3. Lavina Morris,   b. 3 Apr 1837,   d. 10 Nov 1857  (Age 20 years)
     4. Joseph Morris,   b. 10 Dec 1838, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1902, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     5. Sarah Morris,   b. 06 Oct 1840, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Apr 1864  (Age 23 years)
     6. Henry Morris,   b. 3 Dec 1842, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1895, Watonwan County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. Mary Morris,   b. 05 Aug 1845, Near Columbus Grove, Allen County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1902, North Creek, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     8. John Morris,   b. 22 Jul 1847, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1895, Neosho Falls, Woodson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     9. Ellen Morris,   b. 25 Jul 1849, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1923, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     10. Catherine Morris,   b. 7 Aug 1851, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1934, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Apr 1806 - Bracken County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Aug 1832 - London, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 08 Jan 1877 - Near Columbus Grove, Allen County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Truro Cemetery, Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Henry Morris 1806 - 1877
    Henry Morris 1806 - 1877

    Headstones
    Henry Morris 1806-1877
    Henry Morris 1806-1877
    Margaret Weaver Morris 1812-1891
    Margaret Weaver Morris 1812-1891

  • Notes 
    • http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:678927&id=I0053
      1808 Family moved to Clark County Ohio
      8 Oct 1832 Putnam County
      1834 Judge
      Became a judge when Putnam County was organized in 1834 in the Court of Common Pleas, served for 7 years. Good speaker. Always in demand at public gatherings.

      History of Allen County, Ohio, part IV: Biographical sketches, page 671.
      Judge Henry Morris, a native of Kentucky, came to Clark County, Ohio with his parents, in 1812, when but six years of age. In the fall of 1832 he came to the farm on which his widow now lives, and where he died in 1877. It was then Putnam County, and in 1833 he was made first associate judge of the Territory, which he held three years, and then resigned to attend to home duties. He was a leader in the affairs of the community, as well as in religious matters, being a teacher for over thirty years of the doctrine of predestination. His parents were Joseph M. and Lovina (Drake) Morris, who died in Clark County, Ohio. He was married August 30, 1832 to Margaret Weaver, born May 11, 1812, in Clark County, Ohio, daughter of George and Elizabeth (Hempleman) Weaver, natives of Virginia, but very early settlers of Clark County. The children born to this union were George, living in Monroe township, this county; Mrs. Elizabeth Hartman, residing in Monroe Township, this county; Mrs. Lovina Holcomb (deceased, leaving one son, Henry M., who is now residing in Russell County, Kansas); Joseph, a physician in Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio; Mrs. Sarah Crables (deceased, leaving a son, Henry M., in Russell County, Kansas, and a daughter, Mrs. Bogard in Putnam County, Ohio); Mrs. Mary Schaeffer, residing in Putnam County, Ohio; John, residing in Russell County, Kansas; Mrs. Ellen Schlosser and Mrs. Catherine Schlosser.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Edith France.

    2. [S18] Hofferbert Family History, Elizabeth Morris Hartman's History.

    3. [S3] find-a-grave.