Seriah MORGAN

Male 1816 - 1899  (83 years)


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  • Name Seriah MORGAN 
    Born 25 Jul 1816  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Nov 1899  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The death record of Seriah Morgan cites age 83 years 3 months 24 days, widowed, occupation Farmer, born Bow, New Hampshire, son of Jeremiah Morgan, born Pembroke, New Hampshire, and Abiah Colby, born Bow. Cause of death is Old Age.
    Buried Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12441  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2012 

    Father Jeremiah MORGAN,   b. 5 Feb 1796, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1871, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Abiah COLBY,   b. 23 Mar 1799, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1873, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1816  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The marriage record of Jeremiah Morgan and Abiah Colby cites their residences as Bow, New Hampshire, and date and place of marriage. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Bow, New Hampshire, enumerated 17 September 1850:

      Jeremiah Colby, age 54, occupation farmer
      Abiah Colby, age 51
      John Colby, age 21, occupation brick maker

    Family ID F3941  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Dorothy "Dolly" WHEELER,   b. 23 Sep 1817, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1856, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 26 Apr 1840 
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 13 September 1850:

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 34, occupation Farmer, real estate value $500, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Dorothy, age 33, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Celestia A., age 10, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Mosely W., age 7, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Charles, age 5, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Lydia A., age 3, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Eliza J., age 1, born New Hampshire.
      - Wheeler, Lydia, age 70, born New Hampshire.

    Children 
     1. Celestia A. MORGAN,   b. 13 Sep 1840, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1918, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Manley W. MORGAN,   b. 5 Apr 1843, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1907, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Charles MORGAN,   b. 5 Apr 1845, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1920, Tilton, Belknap County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +4. Abiah MORGAN,   b. 22 Nov 1847, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1928, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Lydia Jane MORGAN,   b. 5 Sep 1849, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Eliza J. MORGAN,   b. Abt 1849, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Willie MORGAN,   b. Abt 1855,   d. 19 Aug 1856  (Age ~ 1 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F3979  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Judith GREEN,   b. 5 Dec 1835,   d. 22 Mar 1896, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1888  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The marriage record of Seriah Morgan and Judith H. Ordway cites their residences as Bow, New Hampshire. The groom is age 73, occupation Farmer, born Bow, second marriage, widowed, son of Jeremiah Morgan, occupation Farmer, born Pembroke, New Hampshire, and Abiah Colby. The bride is age 53, occupation Housework, second marriage, widowed, born Bow, daughter of James Green, occupation Farmer, born Bow, New Hampshire, and Mary C. Hadley, born Dunbarton, New Hampshire.
    Notes 
    • 1870 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 30 June 1870:

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 53, occupation Farmer, real estate value $2,500, personal property $200, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 34, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Jeremiah, age 74, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Abiah, age 72, without occupation, born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 3-4 June 1880:

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 63, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 44, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

    Last Modified 6 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F7881  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jul 1816 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Apr 1888 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Nov 1899 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of Seriah Morgan & Dorathy Wheeler, and their son Willie
    Headstone of Seriah Morgan & Dorathy Wheeler, and their son Willie

  • Notes 
    • 1850 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 13 September 1850 (all persons born New Hampshire):

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 34, occupation Farmer, property value $500.
      - Morgan, Dorothy, age 33.
      - Morgan, Celestia A., age 10.
      - Morgan, Mozely W., age 7.
      - Morgan, Charles, age 5.
      - Morgan, Lydia A., age 3.
      - Morgan, Eliza J., age 1.
      - Wheeler, Lydia, age 70.

    • 1870 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 30 June 1870:

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 53, occupation Farmer, real property value $2,500, personal property $200, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 34, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Jeremiah, age 74, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Abiah, age 72, Without Occupation born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 3-4 June 1880 (all persons and their parents born New Hampshire):

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 63, occupation Farmer.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 44, wife, occupation Keeping House.


  • Sources 
    1. [S5] NH_VR.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947