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David Morris1

b. 23 February 1635
  • Father*: Isack Maris2
  • Mother*: Trintje Cool2
  • David Morris was baptized on 23 February 1635 at Reformed Dutch Church, Schraalenburgh, Bergen Co., New Jersey; sponsors Jan Mares, Anneke, his wife.2
  • He married Christina Mercier, daughter of William Mercier and Ann Bradford, at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 14 June 1769.3
  • Also known as David Maris.2
  • David Morris was a Revolutionary War soldier. Served in Col. Haye's Regt., Capt. Onderdonk's Co., Haverstraw Precinct Regt. of Orange Co. Militia. in 1776.1

Family: Christina Mercier b. 1745, d. 19 Dec 1812

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."
  2. [S1863] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Sch. page 78. David; parents: Isack Maris, Trintje Cool. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  3. [S1591] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), page 232. David Morris & Christina Mercier. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.
  4. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. No record of baptism. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."
  5. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 321. Ann; parents: David Morris, Christan Marsey. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  6. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 331. John; parents: David Morris, Christina Marsay. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  7. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 344. William Henry; parents: David Morris, Christina Mercer. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  8. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 331. Catherine; parents: David Morris, Lucretia Mersay. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  9. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 370. Mary; parents: David Morris, Christiana Mercer. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  10. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 403. David; parents: David Morris, Christina Mercier. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).

David Morris1

b. 27 January 1790
  • David Morris was baptized on 27 January 1790 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 403. David; parents: David Morris, Christina Mercier. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).

Deborah Morris1

b. circa 1802, d. before June 1860
  • Deborah Morris was born circa 1802 at New Jersey.2
  • She married Gilbert Brower at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, before 1837.1
  • Deborah Morris married second before July 1850 Thomas Whitnall.2
  • Deborah Morris probably died before June 1860.
  • Also known as Deborah Tabor Morris.3
  • Also known as Deborah T. Brower (married name).4
  • In November 1848 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Deborah T. Brower, mother of Jacob Brower and Gilbert Henry Brower, minors under the age of 14, asked to be appointed their guardian.4
  • She appeared on the census on 20 July 1850 at Ward 11, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Deborah Whitnall, age 48, born in New Jersey.2
  • In September 1856 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Deborah T. Brower, guardian of Gilbert H. Brower and Jacob M. Brower, minors who were children of Gilbert Brower, dec'd. petitioned to sell her ward's real estate. (Note: The record opened referring to Deborah as Deborah T. Allen, but later identified her as Deborah T. Brower, as do other records).5

Family: Gilbert Brower b. 1799, d. 12 May 1847

Citations

  1. [S1989] Rev. William White Hance, "John Hance and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.35 (1904): 35:133. Hereinafter cited as "Hance, NYGBR 35 (1904)."
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 520, page 222A. Thos. Whitnall household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S3556] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-358, Bible Record - The Children of Gilbert Henry Brower and his wife Deborah Tabor Morris. DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington D.C., Jersey Blue Chapter, 1952. Also on FHL film #868274, item 4. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 79. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  5. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 97. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Deborah Morris1

b. 3 November 1783
  • Deborah Morris was born on 3 November 1783.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

DeWitt Clinton Morris1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Elihu Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Elizabeth Morris1

b. circa 1805
  • Elizabeth Morris was born circa 1805.1
  • She married Lawrence Earle.1
  • Elizabeth Earle, wife of Lawrence Earle, about 40 yrs. old, is named as a daughter of Isaac Z. Morris in the April 1845 petition filed by her brother Charles I. Morris to have their father declared mentally incompetent.1

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Elizabeth Morris1

b. circa 1786
  • Elizabeth Morris was born circa 1786 at New Jersey (age given as 58 on the 1850 census, but as 74 on the 1860 census).
  • She married Joseph Brewer at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 6 December 1804 by Z. Conger, Eld.1
  • Elizabeth Morris appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Elizabeth Brewer, age 58, born in New Jersey.2
  • She appeared on the census on 26 July 1860 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Elizabeth Brewer, age 74, born in New Jersey.3

Family: Joseph Brewer b. c 1787

Citations

  1. [S2870] County Clerk Monmouth County,"New Jersey's Monmouth County - Searchable Databases", online http://co.monmouth.nj.us/page.aspx?ID=1990. Data supplied by the Monmouth County Archives. Marriages 1790-1890. Brewer, Joseph; Morris, Elizabeth; 12-06-1804; Conger, Z., Eld; A2e. Retrieved January 23, 2013. Hank Graham e-mail to Chris Chester, January 22, 2013. Hereinafter cited as Monmouth County Searchable Databases.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 93, image 191. Joseph Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 8, image 10. Joseph Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Elizabeth Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Elizabeth Morris1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. No record of baptism. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."
  2. [S1474] "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835."New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.). Online www.americanancestors.org., Elizabeth Mercier. Queens:2589. Abstracting Wills C, pp.397-401. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.
  3. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 489. Theophilus Beekman; parents: John Michaels, Elizabeth Morris. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).

Ella B. Morris1

b. September 1892
  • Ella B. Morris was born in September 1892 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ward 9, Camden, Camden Co., New Jersey, Ella B. Morris, age 7, born Sep 1892 in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 959, page 1A, ED 76. Charles Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Ellener Morris1

b. 31 October 1813
  • Ellener Morris was born on 31 October 1813.1
  • She was baptized on 21 July 1816 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 221. Ellener, child of Jacob Morris and Anne Brewer, born Oct 31, 1813 (Jacob is likely an error for Isaac). Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.

Forman Morris1

b. circa 1822
  • Forman Morris was born circa 1822 at New Jersey.2
  • He married Margaret Croxson, daughter of Nathan W. Croxson and Mary Haggerty.2
  • Forman Morris appeared on the census on 11 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Forman Morris, age 28, born in New Jersey. Carpenter. Real estate valued at $2500. With Margaret Morris (age 19), in the household of Nathan W. Croxson (age 47).2

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 51. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 5B. Nathan W. Croxson household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Frances Morris1,2,3

b. 15 February 1732, d. 27 February 1807

Family: Elazerus Brewer b. 23 Jun 1730 or 23 May 1731, d. 31 Mar 1820

Citations

  1. [S532] Florence Johnson Asman, compiler, Brouwer, Brower Ancestry With Allied Families ( Illuminage, 1994), pp.3-5 Family of Adam Brouwer.. Hereinafter cited as Brouwer, Brower Ancestry.
  2. [S1319] William Brower Bogardus, Dear "Cousin": A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation - and of her sister, Marritje Jans (Wilmington, OH, U.S.A.: Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 1996), chart 7C. Hereinafter cited as Dear "Cousin."
  3. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  4. [S1455] New Jersey Department of State,"Index to Marriage Records 1666-1799."Searchable database. New Jersey Division of Archives & Records Management. Online http://www.state.nj.us/cgi-bin/state/dbcolmarriage.pl., searched Jan 2007. B (Part 1 : 1711-1765) : Page/Item 194. Hereinafter cited as NJ Index to Marr. Rec. 1666-1799.
  5. [S2136] William Nelson, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Volume XXII. Marriage Records, 1665-1800, Archives of the State of New Jersey. First Series (Paterson, N.J.: Press Printing and Publishing Co., 1900), Marriage Licenses, p.32. License dated 25 Jun 1755. Elazerus Brewer of Monmouth, Frances Morris, Monmouth.. Hereinafter cited as Doc. Rel. Col. N.J. v.XXII.

Hannah Morris1

b. circa 1842
  • Hannah Morris was born circa 1842 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Hannah Morris, age 8, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Harriet Morris

b. 31 August 1802
  • Harriet Morris was born on 31 August 1802.
  • She was baptized on 18 November 1802 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey; witness Grandmother, Anne Roads.
  • She married George Hay.1
  • Harriet Hay, wife of George Hay, about 43 yrs. old, is named as a daughter of Isaac Z. Morris in the April 1845 petition filed by her brother Charles I. Morris to have their father declared mentally incompetent. In one document she is referred to as Margaret Hay.1

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Howard M. Morris1

b. May 1894
  • Howard M. Morris was born in May 1894 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ward 9, Camden, Camden Co., New Jersey, Howard M. Morris, age 6, born May 1894 in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 959, page 1A, ED 76. Charles Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Isaac Morris1

b. before 1767
  • In April 1845, Charles I. Morris petitioned the Orphan's Court of Monmouth Co., New Jersey, to have his father, Isaac Z. Morris, declared mentally incompetent, stating that Isaac had exhibited signs of dementia since an overnight exposure to extreme cold in 1836. The court declared Isaac mentally incompetent. Mentioned in the petition are Isaac's wife, Ann Morris, and children of Isaac Z. Morris, viz Charles I. Morris, about 53 yrs. old; Mary Cook, wife of John Cook, about 57 yrs. old; Elizabeth Earle, wife of Lawrence Earle, about 40 yrs. old; Harriet Hay, wife of George Hay, abt. 43 yrs. old; Cornelius Morris, abt. 38 yrs. old; Lydia Ann Emmons, wife of Ashbury Emmons, abt. 33 yrs. old; and John Morris, abt. 31 yrs. old. In one related document, Harriet was referred to as Margaret Hay.2
  • Isaac Morris appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Isaac Morris, age 87, born in New Jersey. No occupation. Real estate valued at $4000. Described as "insane." Living in the household of his son, John Morris.3

Family: Anne Brewer b. 13 Dec 1768, d. 1862

Citations

  1. [S1856] "Brewer-Bogart (inquiry 96)", Somerset County Historical Quarterly vol.4, p.80 (1915): "I wish to get trace of Parker Brewer, b. Apr. 5, 1806, son of John and Letitia Parker Brewer. He was in New York City prior to 1838, and then not married. He had three sisters: (1) Maria, b.1808; m. Jacob Conover, of Little Silver in 1829, no children (2) Elizabeth, b.1811; m. Michael White; d. on Long Island in 1863; no children. (3) Harriet, b. 1815; m. Peter Wolcott; several children. John Brewer was a son of Benjamin Brewer and Mary Lane; had brothers, Cornelius and Benjamin, and sisters Ann, who m. Isaac Morris, and Mary, who m. Joseph Morris. They were all b. between 1770 and 1800. Benjamin Brewer,husband of Mary Lane, m. Dec. 13, 1768 and d.1821. He had a brother Peter, b. after 1750, of whom I have no trace. The parents of Benjamin and Peter were Peter, b. Mar 30, 1720, and his wife Margaret Bogert, whom he married in 1750. More information is wanted of Peter, son of Peter, and Parker Brewer." T.M.M. (Shrewsbury).. Hereinafter cited as "Brewer-Bogart inquiry; SCHQ 4 (1915)". http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…
  2. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 208. Susan Elizabeth, child of Isaack Morris and Anne Brewer, born March 3, 1806. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.
  5. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 221. Ellener, child of Jacob Morris and Anne Brewer, born Oct 31, 1813 (Jacob is likely an error for Isaac). Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.

J. Wyman Morris1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

James Morris1

b. before 1830

Citations

  1. [S3967] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 4 Brewer Marriages, Brewer Marriages. Alphabetical by State then chronological by year.. Index MS - NY, page 119. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

James Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

James Morris1

b. 20 May 1812, d. 28 May 1885
  • James Morris was born on 20 May 1812.1
  • He married Edna Van Kirk.1
  • James Morris died on 28 May 1885.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Joel Morris1

  • Joel Morris married Rebecca Stillwell.2
  • Joel Morris was named in his father's will dated on 7 April 1777.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

John Morris1

b. circa 1706
  • Administration of John Morris's estate was granted on 29 March 1769 estate of John Morris, Sr. of Squamcom in Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., granted to John Morris, Jr., with fellowbondsman, Elazerus Brewer.2

Family: Francyntie White b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S1204] Melvin Elliott Brewer,"Ancestors of Melvin Elliott Brewer", online http://hometown.aol.com/mbrewer233/brewer/index.htm. Data from this website was retrieved in 2006. A check of the site in August 2008 has found that it is no longer up on the web.. Hereinafter cited as Anc. of Melvin E. Brewer.
  2. [S2176] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. IV, 1761-1770, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. 33 (Somerville, N.J.: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1928), p.297. John Morris, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.4 1761-1770.
  3. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.

John Morris1

b. circa 1814
  • John Morris was born circa 1814.1
  • He married Sarah circa 1835.2
  • John Morris, about 31 yrs. old, is named as a son of Isaac Z. Morris in the April 1845 petition filed by his brother Charles I. Morris to have their father declared mentally incompetent.1
  • John Morris appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, John Morris, age given as 40, born in New Jersey. A laborer. In the household are his wife Sarah; children, Benja., Hannah, William, John, and Martha; Isaac Morris, age 87, insane; Ann Morris age 85.2

Family: Sarah b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Morris1

b. circa 1848
  • John Morris was born circa 1848 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as John Morris, age 2, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Morris1

  • John Morris married Deborah.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

John Morris1

b. 1 November 1772
  • John Morris was baptized on 1 November 1772 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York.1
  • He married Mary Lee.2

Citations

  1. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 331. John; parents: David Morris, Christina Marsay. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  2. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."
  3. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. "A gallant officer in the War of 1812 and in the Mexican War". Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Joseph Morris

b. before 1785, d. before July 1834
  • In July 1834 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Charles Borden and his wife Mary Ann, late Mary Ann Morris, dau. of Joseph Morris, dec'd, applied for a division of her father's real estate. Joseph Morris died intestate owning property in Shrewsbury Township. Children and heirs of Joseph Morris, dec'd.: Mary Ann Borden, Joseph Morris, Henry Morris, Ellenor Morris, Eliza Jane Morris, Forman Morris and William Ryer Morris.3

Family: Mary Brower b. 19 Jun 1785

Citations

  1. [S1856] "Brewer-Bogart (inquiry 96)", Somerset County Historical Quarterly vol.4, p.80 (1915): "I wish to get trace of Parker Brewer, b. Apr. 5, 1806, son of John and Letitia Parker Brewer. He was in New York City prior to 1838, and then not married. He had three sisters: (1) Maria, b.1808; m. Jacob Conover, of Little Silver in 1829, no children (2) Elizabeth, b.1811; m. Michael White; d. on Long Island in 1863; no children. (3) Harriet, b. 1815; m. Peter Wolcott; several children. John Brewer was a son of Benjamin Brewer and Mary Lane; had brothers, Cornelius and Benjamin, and sisters Ann, who m. Isaac Morris, and Mary, who m. Joseph Morris. They were all b. between 1770 and 1800. Benjamin Brewer,husband of Mary Lane, m. Dec. 13, 1768 and d.1821. He had a brother Peter, b. after 1750, of whom I have no trace. The parents of Benjamin and Peter were Peter, b. Mar 30, 1720, and his wife Margaret Bogert, whom he married in 1750. More information is wanted of Peter, son of Peter, and Parker Brewer." T.M.M. (Shrewsbury).. Hereinafter cited as "Brewer-Bogart inquiry; SCHQ 4 (1915)". http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…
  2. [S1901] Research of Marie Brewer Fawcett and Nita Pugh. Received from Richard Brewer, Feb. 2008.Notes from the Monmouth County Historical Association. Hereafter as Fawcett-Pugh Research.
  3. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 51. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Joseph Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Joseph Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Keturiah Morris1

b. 23 February 1795
  • Keturiah Morris was born on 23 February 1795.1
  • She married Gilbert Miller on 16 August 1821.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 56. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Louise Catherine Morris1

b. 26 February 1837, d. 12 May 1919
  • Louise Catherine Morris was born on 26 February 1837 at Farmingdale, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married David Cook, son of Amer Brewer Cook and Mary Ann Page.1
  • Louise Catherine Morris died on 12 May 1919 at Baxter, New Madrid Co., Missouri.1
  • She was buried at Little Rock Township Cemetery, Plano, Kendall Co., Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved April 2010. "Louise Catherine Morris Cook," Kendall County, Illinois. Record added July 15, 2009 by Anne Sears. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Lydia Morris1

d. 16 January 1786
  • Lydia Morris married John Warden.1
  • Lydia Morris died on 16 January 1786.1
  • She was named in her father's will dated on 7 April 1777.2

Family: John Warden d. 13 May 1792

Citations

  1. [S3980] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB WW-204, John Warden Family. From Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vol. 48, No. 3, September 1973, page 108. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Lydia Morris1

b. 17 August 1788, d. 4 January 1790
  • Lydia Morris was born on 17 August 1788.1
  • She died on 4 January 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 56. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Lydia Ann Morris1

b. circa 1812
  • Lydia Ann Morris was born circa 1812.1
  • She married Ashbury Emmans.1
  • Lydia Ann Emmons, wife of Ashbury Emmans, about 33 yrs. old, is named as a daughter of Isaac Z. Morris in the April 1845 petition filed by her brother Charles I. Morris to have their father declared mentally incompetent.1

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Margaret Morris1

b. 1 November 1826, d. 24 September 1862
  • She appeared on the census on 18 July 1860 at Raritan, New Jersey, as Margaret Brower, age 37, born in New Jersey.3

Family: John S. Brower b. 24 Aug 1818, d. 14 Feb 1903

Citations

  1. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. Newspaper clipping published in Brooklyn which gives her age as 30. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 420, image 423, FHL film #803701. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Martha Morris1

b. circa 1849
  • Martha Morris was born circa 1849 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Martha Morris, age 1, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Mary Morris

b. circa 1788
  • Mary Morris was born circa 1788.
  • She married John Cook.1
  • Mary Cook, wife of John Cook, about 57 yrs. old, is named as a daughter of Isaac Z. Morris in the April 1845 petition filed by her brother Charles I. Morris to have their father declared mentally incompetent.1

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Mary Morris1

  • Mary Morris was named in her father's will dated on 7 April 1777.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Mary Morris1

b. 1 May 1785, d. 1822
  • Mary Morris was baptized on 1 May 1785 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; (no sponsors recorded).1
  • She died in 1822.2

Citations

  1. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 370. Mary; parents: David Morris, Christiana Mercer. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  2. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Mary Ann Morris

b. 23 November 1805
  • Mary Ann Morris was born on 23 November 1805.
  • She was baptized on 8 June 1806 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.
  • She married Charles Borden.
  • In July 1834 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Charles Borden and his wife Mary Ann, late Mary Ann Morris, dau. of Joseph Morris, dec'd, applied for a division of her father's real estate. Joseph Morris died intestate owning property in Shrewsbury Township. Children and heirs of Joseph Morris, dec'd.: Mary Ann Borden, Joseph Morris, Henry Morris, Ellenor Morris, Eliza Jane Morris, Forman Morris and William Ryer Morris.1
  • Mary Ann Morris appeared on the census on 11 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Mary A. Borden, age 40, born in New Jersey.2
  • She appeared on the census on 19 July 1860 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Mary A. Borden, age given as 54, born in New Jersey. Widow. In the household is Charles Borden, age 20. They are enumerated next to the family of Robert Brower.3
  • In September 1865 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Mary Borden petitioned for the division of the real estate owned by Benjamin Brower, dec'd, who died leaving a will. Mary Borden, petioner, entitled to 1/3 share. Children of Robert W. Brower, entitled to 1/3 share total: Ambrose Brower, Samuel Brower, Andrew Brower, and John E. Brower, allunder age 21. Children of Margaret Sickles, entitled to 1/3 share total: Benjamin Sickles, Tunis Sickles, Mary E. Sickles, and Robert Sickles, all under age 21.4

Family: Charles Borden b. c 1808

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 51. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 4B, image 15. Charles Borden household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 653, image 135, FHL film #803702. Mary A. Borden household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 123. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.

Obediah Morris1

b. 5 June 1790
  • Obediah Morris was born on 5 June 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 56. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Col. Orlando H. Morris1

  • Col. Orlando H. Morris was killed; in the Civil War at the battle of Cold Harbor, Va.1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Phebe Morris1

  • Phebe Morris was named in her father's will dated on 7 April 1777.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Phebe Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Rachel Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Richard Morris1

  • Richard Morris married Mary.1
  • Richard Morris was named in his father's will dated on 7 April 1777.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Richard Morris1

b. circa 1690, d. between 10 May 1762 and 3 May 1763
  • Richard Morris was born circa 1690.1
  • He married by license dated on 19 June 1741 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Mary Porter.1
  • Richard Morris died between 10 May 1762 and 3 May 1763 ; (dates of will and proving).
  • His will was dated on 10 May 1762 proved 3 May 1763. Richard Morris of Middletown, New Jersey. Mentions his wife, Mary.2
  • He was married once,if not twice, prior to his 1741 marriage to Mary Porter. He had twenty children, nine of them under age in 1763.1

Family:

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 39. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 40. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  3. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Richard Morris1

  • Richard Morris married first Mary Van Kirk.1
  • Richard Morris married second Alice Van Kirk.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Rosanna Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Sarah Morris1

b. 1728, d. 6 November 1808
  • Father*: Daniel Morris1
  • Mother*: Mary Riggs1
  • Sarah Morris was born in 1728 at Basking Ridge, Somerset Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married Edward Lewis, son of Samuel Lewis and Susannah Jones, on 30 May 1745.1
  • Sarah Morris died on 6 November 1808 at Basking Ridge, Somerset Co., New Jersey.1

Family: Edward Lewis b. c 1712, d. 22 Jun 1792

Citations

  1. [S2733] Ralph Kimball Potter, Early Lewises of Northern New Jersey (Lakewood, N.J.: Potter, 1972),FHL film #928527 item 6. page 66. Hereinafter cited as Early Lewises of Northern New Jersey.
  2. [S2733] Ralph Kimball Potter, Early Lewises of Northern New Jersey (Lakewood, N.J.: Potter, 1972),FHL film #928527 item 6. page 66. First Presbyterian Church of Morristown records. Hereinafter cited as Early Lewises of Northern New Jersey.

Sarah Morris1

b. 6 November 1786
  • Sarah Morris was born on 6 November 1786.1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 56. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

Susan Elizabeth Morris1

b. 3 March 1808
  • Susan Elizabeth Morris was born on 3 March 1808.1
  • She was baptized on 12 November 1808 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 208. Susan Elizabeth, child of Isaack Morris and Anne Brewer, born March 3, 1806. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.

William Morris1,2

b. before 1719, d. 7 May 1777
  • William Morris was born before 1719.
  • He married Elizabeth Brewer, daughter of Adam Brewer and Deborah Allen, at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 10 October 1739 at the Friend's Monthly Meeting, in the house of her father, Adam Brewer. Among the witnesses were William Brewer, James Lafetra, Hannah Lafetra, Adam Brewer.3
  • William Morris died on 7 May 1777.4
  • William Morris resided at Middletown, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.4
  • He was apparently the eldest son, but was superseded as his father's heir by his brother.2
  • In 1768 William Morris, with James Morris, appears on the Town Poor Book at Shrewsbury.2
  • In 1769 William Morris conveyed lands to Richard Morris, and in 1770, wife his wife, Elizabeth, he conveyed lands to Lewis Morris.2
  • In 1770 William Morris resided at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.2
  • His will was dated on 7 April 1777 proved 10 Oct 1782. William Morris of Shrewsbury. Names his wife Elizabeth; grandson Elihu Morris, son of Adam Morris, deceased; two youngest sons, Joel and Benjamin Morris, who received the homestead at Shrewsbury; brother, Henry Morris; daughters Phebe, Lydia and Mary; sons William and Richard; grandchildren Elihu, Joseph, William and Elizabeth. Executors: William Parker, Jr., Jacob Long and Edward Patterson Cook.2

Family 1:

Family 2: Elizabeth Brewer b. 17 Aug 1720

Citations

  1. [S532] Florence Johnson Asman, compiler, Brouwer, Brower Ancestry With Allied Families ( Illuminage, 1994), pp.3-5 Family of Adam Brouwer.. Hereinafter cited as Brouwer, Brower Ancestry.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  3. [S4413] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 1 (New York: n.pub., 1903), page 284. Second Book of Shrewsbury, N. J. Friend's Records. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 1.
  4. [S1319] William Brower Bogardus, Dear "Cousin": A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation - and of her sister, Marritje Jans (Wilmington, OH, U.S.A.: Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 1996), chart 7C. Hereinafter cited as Dear "Cousin."
  5. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  6. [S3980] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB WW-204, John Warden Family. From Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vol. 48, No. 3, September 1973, page 108. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William Morris1

b. circa 1846
  • William Morris was born circa 1846 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as William Morris, age 4, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 11A, image 28. John Morris household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Morris1

  • William Morris was named in his father's will dated on 7 April 1777.2

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 46. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

William Morris1

Family: Mary Van Nort

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.
  2. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

William Morris1

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

William Henry Morris1

b. 27 November 1774
  • William Henry Morris was baptized on 27 November 1774 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; (no sponsors recorded).1
  • He married Catherine Tiers.2

Citations

  1. [S4451] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Baptisms from 1731 to 1800 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 3 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1902), page 344. William Henry; parents: David Morris, Christina Mercer. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New York (1731-1800).
  2. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

William Joseph Morris1

b. 20 June 1822, d. 13 October 1890

Citations

  1. [S4416] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 4 (New York: n.pub., 1916), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 4.

William Lee Morris1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Gen. William Lee Morris1

b. 1795
  • Gen. William Lee Morris was born in 1795.1
  • He married Harriman.1

Citations

  1. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. "A gallant officer in the War of 1812 and in the Mexican War". Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."
  2. [S5006] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "Notes Concerning the Morris Family of English Neighborhood, N. J., and of Tappan, N. Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 45, pp. 361-365 (1914): 45:362. Hereinafter cited as "Notes Concerning Morris Family."

Lucy Ann Morrisey1

b. 19 January 1838

Family: Thomas Staples b. 22 Dec 1831, d. Jun 1914

Citations

  1. [S2241] Paul Brewer, Adolphus Brouwer, Unpublished Register Report, Sept. 12, 2008, Fully sourced. Copy received via e-mail by Chris Chester from Paul Brewer, 12 Sept. 2008, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, p.27.
  2. [S2241] Paul Brewer, Adolphus Brouwer, Unpublished Register Report, Sept. 12, 2008, Fully sourced. Copy received via e-mail by Chris Chester from Paul Brewer, 12 Sept. 2008, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, page 116.
  3. [S2241] Paul Brewer, Adolphus Brouwer, Unpublished Register Report, Sept. 12, 2008, Fully sourced. Copy received via e-mail by Chris Chester from Paul Brewer, 12 Sept. 2008, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, page 117.

Bessie Louise Morrison1

b. circa 1890
  • Bessie Louise Morrison appeared on the census on 23 January 1920 at Wamsbyville, Adams Co., Ohio, as Bessie Brewer, age 30, born in Ohio. Both parents born in Ohio.2

Family: George Albert Brewer b. 16 Feb 1894, d. 16 Oct 1936

Citations

  1. [S2431] Letter from John Frederick Brewer (Mogadore, Ohio) to William B. Bogardus, 2001-2002; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 8, File D, 394-B. Includes descendant "charts" and correspondence with Robyn Brewer-Ritz. Source of his information is stated to be two papers copied by John Frederick Brewer's grandmother in 1933. One paper having been written by John Timmonds (II) in 1891. The second paper's author is unknown.
  2. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T625, Roll 1344, page 8A, ED 8, image 141. George A. Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

Martha J. Morrison1

b. circa 1844
  • Martha J. Morrison appeared on the census on 29 June 1870 at Vance, Vermilion Co., Illinois, as Martha Burroughs, age 26, born in Pennsylvania.2

Family: James M. Burroughs b. Mar 1840, d. 17 Mar 1911

Citations

  1. [S4174] Jordan Dodd and Liahona Research,"Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900." Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2011. James M. Burroughs, Martha J. Morrison. Record found at the County Court Records, Film #1298746-1298749. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriages 1851-190.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 285, page 382A, FHL film #545784. James Burroughs household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 349, page 4B, ED 85. James M. Burroughs household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 180, page 334C, ED 25, FHL film #1254180. James Burrows household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Mary Morrison1

Citations

  1. [S3548] FamlySearch,"New York Marriages, 1686-1980", online https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/…. New York Marriages, 1686-1980," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of originals housed in various repositories throughout New York. Retrieved April 2012. George Brower, age 23 (parents: Sam E. Brower, Mary E. Gildersleeve), Rachel Cozine Brower, age 20 (parents: George, Mary Morrison). FHL film #1376368. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages, 1686-1980.

Nancy Morrison1

  • Nancy Morrison married Aaron Brewer at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 28 April 1799.1

Citations

  1. [S1591] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), p.276. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.

Anne Morse1

b. circa 1727
  • Anne Morse was probably born circa 1727 at Newbury, Massachusetts.
  • She married Solomon Springer in 1751/52 (seven children born between 1753 and 1766).1

Citations

  1. [S5273] J. Howard Morse, Morse Genealogy: Comprising the Descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse, and John Moss: Being a Revision of the Memorial of the Morses Published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850 (New York: Author, 1903), page 35. Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy.

Enoch Morse

b. 20 March 1725
  • Enoch Morse was born on 20 March 1725 at Newbury, Massachusetts.1
  • Also known as Enoch Morss.1

Citations

  1. [S658] "Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850", online www.newenglandancestors.org. Newbury Births, 1:342. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.