Margaret Elisabeth Davis

#5780, b. about 1842, d. 3 Nov 1923
Last Edited:5 Sep 2017
FatherAbsalom Davis b. 14 Nov 1816, d. 6 Feb 1899
MotherPriscilla Williams b. 28 Feb 1819, d. 29 Jan 1895
RelationshipDaughter of Absalom Davis

Children of Margaret Elisabeth Davis and William Harrison Morgan

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthMargaret Elisabeth Davis was born about 1842 to 1848 at IN.1,2,3,4,5
Census1850, household memberMargaret E Davis (given age 8) was enumerated as a household member living with Absolem Davis (given age 30) on the 1850 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.1
Census1860, household memberMargaret Davis (given age 15) was enumerated in the household of Absalom Davis (given age 49) on the 1860 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.2
Marriage LicenseMargaret Elisabeth Davis and William Harrison Morgan obtained a marriage license on 16 Jan 1866 at Fulton County, IN.6
MarriageMargaret Elisabeth Davis married William Harrison Morgan, son of Timothy Morgan and Rachel (--?--), on 17 Jan 1866 at Fulton County, IN.6,7
Census1870Margaret Morgan (given age 24) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of her husband, Harrison Morgan (given age 27), living in Allen Township, Miami County, IN. Harrison was a farmer who owned $1300 in real estate and $150 in personal property..3
Census1880Margaret E. Morgan (given age 34) was enumerated as the wife of Wm H Morgan (given age 37) on the 1880 Census, living in Liberty Township, Fulton County, IN.4
Census1900, motherMargarett E Morgan (given age 52) was enumerated as the mother of Anna Morgan (given age 24) on the 1900 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.8
Census1910M E Morgan (given age 63) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN. Also living in the house was, son William L Morgan (given age 31). She was widowed, and owned her farm free and clear. William worked as a farm laborer.9
ResidenceAt the time of her brother Elmore's death in 1914, Margaret Elisabeth Davis lived in Akron, Fulton County, IN.10
DeathShe died on 3 Nov 1923.5
BurialShe was buried at Akron Cemetery in Akron, Fulton County, IN.5

Citations:

  1. [S836] 1850 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  2. [S837] 1860 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  3. [S439] 1870 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  4. [S533] 1880 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  5. [S341] Unknown author. "Family group sheets from Grandma's Indiana trip, ca1980."
  6. [S1574] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001. Fulton County. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60282
  7. [S1225] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Marriages, 1836-1983. 2 volumes. 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538: Tombaugh House, 1985 & 1992.
  8. [S834] 1900 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  9. [S835] 1910 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  10. [S503] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 1998.
  11. [S1777] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716
  12. [S1572] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716