fact sources and writings about this individual:|
Information here based on the research of Kevin Everingham of Michigan
and the research of Scott Ives of MN.
Kevin's research in Clinton Co., MI, 2009, uncovered these death certificates:
Clinton County Michigan Death Record - Book 2, #6562 - Amy Morgan
married woman, age 73, born in New Jersey, died at Victor township, Clinton Co. MI of Gall Stones on July 15, 1894. Recorded June 1, 1895.
Clinton County Michigan Death Record - Book 3, #8006 - John Morgan
widower, retired farmer, born in New York, died at DeWitt, Clinton, MI, 84 years, 7 months old, died on Oct 27, 1899. Son of John Morgan of NY and Betsey Smith of Vermont. Recorded Nov 4, 1899.
1840 CENSUS Hardisten Township, Sussex county, New Jersey (Page 43).. John Morgan, 1 m, age 20-30, 1 f,age 15-19, 1 f <5. (this fits with John & Amy and first child).
Hardisten, NY is very close to Orange County, New Jersey (20 miles or less) where they lived in 1850. Also in 1840, same page as CENSUS above, is a Samuel Morgan age 20-30 and a David Parliament age 30-40.
|Thanks to Scott Ives|
for the following Census data:
1850 CENSUS Warwick, Orange County, New York
John Morgan, 35, colier, Amy Morgan 29, Sarah M. 12, Wm. 8, Elizabeth 5, Mary 2.
1860 CENSUS Victor, Clinton County, MI
John Morgan 45, farmer born in NY, Amy 39, b.NJ, William 18 NY, Betsy 15 NY, Mary 12 NY, Margaret 9 NY, Catherine 7 NY, Joseph 5 NY, Amy 1 MI.
1870 CENSUS Victor, Clinton County, MI
John Morgan age 55 farmer, born NY, Amy 49, keeping house, b.NJ, Catherine 17, b.NY, Joseph 14, farming, b.NY, Amy 10, attending school, b.MI.