John Morris

(c 1850-)
FatherGeorge F Morris (1829-1898)
MotherPolly M Ferrington (1832-1900)
John Morris, son of George F Morris and Polly M Ferrington, was born in MichiganG in about 1850.1 He married in December 1877, Avis Catharine "Katie" Perrin.2
     In 1860 John was living in Redford, Wayne County, MichiganG, in the household of his parents George and Polly, and was recorded in the census as John Morris, aged ten and born in Michigan.3
     In 1870 he was living in RedfordG in the household of his parents George and Polly, and was recorded as John Morris, a worker on the family farm, aged 20 and born in Michigan.4
     In 1880 he was living in Bingham, Clinton County, MichiganG, and was recorded as John Moris, a farmer, aged 30 and born in Michigan. He was living with his wife Catherine, 29, in the household of his parents, George and Polly.5
     In 1900 he was living in Bingham, Clinton County, MichiganG, and was recorded as John Morris, a farmer, head of household, aged 50 and born in Michigan. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Avis, 44, their children, Asa, 20, Edna, 14, and Jennie, aged six, and John's widowed mother Polly, aged 67.6

Children of John Morris and Avis Catharine "Katie" Perrin

Sackett Family Association descendants
Sandra Enness.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Thurmon King's database, 14150 John Morris.
  3. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M653_564, p. 344, image 164, FHL film 803564.
    Redford, Wayne County, Michigan
    George Morris, 29, farmer, real estate $4,600, personal estate $1,100, b. NJ
    Polly M Morris, 27, b. MI
    John Morris, 10, b. MI
    Davis Wolfson, 22, farm laborer, b. MI.
  4. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M593_710, p. 341B, image 213, FHL film 552209
    Redford, Wayne County, Michigan
    Morris, George, 40, farmer, real estate $5,000, personal estate $1,000, b. NY
    Morris, Polly, 37, keeping house, b. MI
    Morris, John, 20, works on farm, b. MI.
  5. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 576, FHL film 1254576, p. 286B, Enumeration District 043, image 0582
    Bingham, Clinton, Michigan
    Moris, George, 51, farmer, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Moris, Polly, 47, wife, housekeeper, b. MI, father b. VT, mother b. NY
    Moris, John, 30, son, farmer, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI
    Moris, Catherine, 29, dau-in-law, at home, b. MI, father b. not known, mother b. not known.
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 707, p. 5B, Enumeration District 0003, FHL film 1240707
    Bingham Township, Clinton County, Michigan
    Morris, John, head, b. Jan 1850, 50, m. 22y, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI, farmer, home owned on mortgage
    Morris, Avis C, wife, b. Oct 1855, 44, m. 22y, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. OH
    Morris, Asa J, son, b. Mar 1880, 20, single, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI
    Morris, Edna B, dau, b. Jan 1886, 14, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI, at school
    Morris, Jennie, dau, b. Mar 1896, 6, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI, at school
    Morris, Polly, mother, b. Aug 1832, 67, wid, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI.
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