Ephraim MORRISON

Male 1825 - 1894


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ephraim MORRISON was born 9 Jul 1825, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania (son of William MORRISON and Catherine BAUM); died 17 Jul 1894, Granville Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.

    Ephraim married Rachel SCOTT [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Anna Turner MORRISON was born 1854, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 1854.
    2. Lonella MORRISON was born 21 Dec 1856, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 13 Feb 1863.
    3. William MORRISON was born 17 Jan 1860, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 14 Sep 1861.
    4. Catherine B. MORRISON was born 24 Aug 1862, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 1922.
    5. Joseph V. MORRISON was born 4 Jan 1865, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William MORRISON was born 16 Jan 1778, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania (son of Joseph MORRISON and Hannah MONTGOMERY); died 11 Oct 1848, Kickaquillas Valley, Union Township, Miffin County, PA..

    Notes:

    Came to Union County, Pennsylvania 12 May 1795

    William married Catherine BAUM 27 Apr 1803, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania. Catherine was born 15 Feb 1784, Alsace Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania; died 27 Oct 1867, Bellville, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Catherine BAUM was born 15 Feb 1784, Alsace Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania; died 27 Oct 1867, Bellville, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    Children:
    1. Rose Ann MORRISON was born 9 Nov 1804.
    2. Joseph MORRISON was born 3 Jan 1806, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 17 Sep 1823, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    3. William MORRISON was born 26 Dec 1806, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 16 Mar 1866, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    4. Hannah MORRISON was born 16 Aug 1808, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    5. Elizabeth MORRISON was born 31 Dec 1810, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    6. Jane MORRISON was born 2 Nov 1812, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 31 Mar 1897.
    7. John Baum MORRISON was born 4 Feb 1815, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    8. Montgomery MORRISON was born 27 Mar 1817, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    9. James MORRISON was born 4 Nov 1819, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 31 Jan 1894, Rock Run Township, Stephenson Co. Illinois.
    10. Peninah MORRISON was born 4 Nov 1821, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    11. Alexander MORRISON was born 4 Mar 1823, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    12. 1. Ephraim MORRISON was born 9 Jul 1825, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 17 Jul 1894, Granville Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania.
    13. Joseph Henderson MORRISON was born 22 Oct 1828, Union Township, Miffin County, Pennsylvania; died 16 Dec 1896.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Joseph MORRISON was born 1732, New Lomdon, Chester County, Pennsylvania (son of Alexander MORRISON and Jane Or Jean UNKNOWN); died 14 Oct 1817, Bald Eagle, Centre County, Pennsylvania.

    Notes:

    A Joesph Morrison, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania took the Oath of Allegiance on 1 Jul 1777.
    Was a Revolutionary solidier, Pennsylvania Archives Page 167, second series.

    Joseph married Hannah MONTGOMERY 27 Oct 1772, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Hannah (daughter of Michael MONTGOMERY and Ann McDOWELL) was born 1755, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 25 Aug 1839. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Hannah MONTGOMERY was born 1755, Chester County, Pennsylvania (daughter of Michael MONTGOMERY and Ann McDOWELL); died 25 Aug 1839.
    Children:
    1. Alexander MORRISON was born 11 Jul 1773, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 14 Mar 1860, Jefferson County, Ohio; was buried Bacon Ridge Cemetery, Jefferson County, Ohio.
    2. 2. William MORRISON was born 16 Jan 1778, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 11 Oct 1848, Kickaquillas Valley, Union Township, Miffin County, PA..
    3. Ephraim MORRISON was born 10 Feb 1781, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
    4. Joseph Alexis MORRISON was born 29 Nov 1783, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 18 Dec 1870, Liberty Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania; was buried Chirst Church Cemetery, Liberty Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania.
    5. James MORRISON was born 4 Mar 1786, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died Iowa.
    6. John Montgomery MORRISON was born 11 Oct 1788, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 22 Mar 1875, Coolville, Athens County, Ohio; was buried Troy Baptist Church, Rt 144, Frost Athens County, Ohio.
    7. Nancy or Ann MORRISON was born 20 Feb 1790, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
    8. Hannah MORRISON was born 15 Nov 1793, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 1870, Beech Creek, Pennsylvania.
    9. Samuel MORRISON was born 19 Nov 1796, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 19 May 1880; was buried Troy Baptist Church, Rt 144, Frost Athens County, Ohio.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Alexander MORRISON was born 1697; died 20 Jun 1766, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA.

    Notes:

    In 1780 Alex Morrison of New London was reported to have 5 slaves.

    WILL dated 1759
    -In the name of God I Alexander Morrison of the township of New London, in the County of Chester provinace of Pennsylvania (Farme) being healthy at this time thanks to God for the same but knowing my frailty and that all men must dye doo this eleventh of Jamowwary, 1759 make my last will and testamont and first. I give my bequoth my soul to God who gave me the same, in hope of a Gloreous Resurection in and through (threw) my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and my body to be buried in a Christian Like decent manner, Nothing doubting the care of my Exect. hearafter to be named touching the same as for what worldly goods the Lord hath been pleas to bestow on me I bequeath in manner and form following .............

    First, after all my debts and funnerall charges are paid I leave mu loving wife her third of all my movables and the third of my reall estate during her natural life and my riding horse and at her Death to be equally divided amongst my children that shall be then alive, and first, I give and bequeath unto my sons EPRAIM MORISON, ALEX MORISON, JOSEPH MORISON, HUGH MORISON AND JAMES MORISON ALL MY REALL ESTATE AND of whatever kind to be equally Devided amongst them to whom their heirs and assigns for ever though performing and paying the Legsies ? hearafter Exp eted ....................................

    Item in one year after my death order my sons to pay out a LogUNKNOWN? to my daughter JEAN MORISON sixty pounds and to Con UNKNOWN provide? out until she arrives unto the age of eighteen years and to live with any of her brothers if her mother should dye until the age of without any charge to her fortun that I leave her and if her brothers should not use her well I order her when she arrives to the age of fourteen years to chose a garden and that garden by the allowance of Court to take her money and put to Interest for her until she arrives unto the age of assent, And if it should please God that any of those my forenamed children should dye in bondage or legal representatives I order their parts to be Equaly divided amongst the survivors of them ....

    Item I leave my daughter MAREY GRAY forty shillngs to be paid by Exos t.O buy a gown.

    Lastly I consitute and appoint my loving wife and my son EFFRAIM MORISON execr, of this my last will and testamont envoking all former or other wills and testamonts before this date by me made either in word or writing and this is to be my only Last Will and testament. In witness I whereof I have hear unto .... hand and seall this day of year above,

    signed and delivered
    published and prounounced in ..... Alexander Morrison
    William McMochen & Margaret MacMochen ( signed )
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    mark
    Ires MacMochen

    Alexander Morrison

    Alexander — Jane Or Jean UNKNOWN. Jane was born Nov 1707; died 1 Mar 1785, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Jane Or Jean UNKNOWN was born Nov 1707; died 1 Mar 1785, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA.
    Children:
    1. Hugh MORRISON
    2. Mary MORRISON
    3. Jane MORRISON died 1828.
    4. Ephraim MORRISON was born 1727; was christened `; died 14 Sep 1812, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA.
    5. Alexander MORRISON was born 1730, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 2 Mar 1823, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA.
    6. 4. Joseph MORRISON was born 1732, New Lomdon, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 14 Oct 1817, Bald Eagle, Centre County, Pennsylvania.
    7. James MORRISON was born 1745; died 11 Feb 1810, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried New London Presbyterian Cemetery, Chester County, PA.

  3. 10.  Michael MONTGOMERY was born 1726, Chester County, Pennsylvania (son of John MONTGOMERY and Anna HALLIDAY (HALLOWDAY)); died 11 Jan 1797, New London Township , Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried St Johns Episcopal Church, Township , Chester County, Pennsylvania.

    Notes:

    A Michael Montgomery, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania took the Oath of Allegiance on 15 Dec 1777. Will Proved Chester County, Pennsylvania.
    According to bible records Michael, Robert and Johnny Montgomery lie in one row by the sides of their wives in the graveyard attached to the St. Johns Episcopal Church, New London Township, Pennsylvania, except the last wife of John who is buried at Kmibblesville.

    Indenture of Michael Montgomery & wife Ann on file in the Archive, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Deed Book Q page 241

    On page 52 Orphans Court of Chester Co. 1748 Michael Montgomery administrator of Robert Montgomery (deceased) Exhibits and accounts of the settlement of the estate and no objection being heard was allowed to confirm. Also on page 71 Michael exhibited a supplementary account that was approved.
    A Michael Montgomery, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania took the Oath of Allegiance on 15 Dec 1777. Will Proved Chester County, Pennsylvania.
    According to bible records Michael, Robert and Johnny Montgomery lie in one row by the sides of their wives in the graveyard attached to the St. Johns Episcopal Church, New London Township, Pennsylvania, except the last wife of John who is buried at Kmibblesville.

    Indenture of Michael Montgomery & wife Ann on file in the Archive, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Deed Book Q page 241

    On page 52 Orphans Court of Chester Co. 1748 Michael Montgomery administrator of Robert Montgomery (deceased) Exhibits and accounts of the settlement of the estate and no objection being heard was allowed to confirm. Also on page 71 Michael exhibited a supplementary account that was approved.

    Michael married Ann McDOWELL [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Ann McDOWELL
    Children:
    1. William MONTGOMERY
    2. Ann MONTGOMERY
    3. Samuel MONTGOMERY
    4. John MONTGOMERY was born 1748; died 1802.
    5. Robert MONTGOMERY was born 1753, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 11 Sep 1813, Chester County, Pennsylvania; was buried Sep 1813, Kilton, Near New London, PE Cemetery, Pennsylvania.
    6. 5. Hannah MONTGOMERY was born 1755, Chester County, Pennsylvania; died 25 Aug 1839.