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Anna Morris

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Barrington, Ilminster, Somerset, UK
Death: Died in Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Morris and Mary Morris
Wife of James Morris
Mother of Lillie Ada Stevens; Mary Emma Gordon; Alice Mary Morris; Albert George H Morris and Alfred James D Morris
Sister of Mary Ann Deamer; Levi Morris; James Herbert Morris; Betsey W Foster; George Morris and 2 others
Half sister of <private> Morris

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About Anna Morris

By the 1851 census, at age 29, Anna's father William is listed as occupation Ag Labourer. The Census shows he is living at Barrington No.71 with his wife Mary (27), and their daughters Mary Ann (4) and Anna (2). Williams parents and siblings are living next door at Barrington No.72.

Arrived NSW 13 May 1857 via "Plantagenet". William age 35, wife Mary 34 and 5 children Mary Ann 10, Hannah 9 (which is a misspelling of Anna's name), Betsy 6, George 3 & James 10 weeks was born during the voyage. Williams 20 year old brother, Samuel, also came with them.

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Anna Morris's Timeline

1848
December 7, 1848
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
December 31, 1848
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1857
October 12, 1857
- February 13, 1858
Age 8
Australia

The Plantagenet was 809 tons and sailed 12 Oct 1856 arrived 13 Feb 1857 after 124 days. R. Robertson was the Surgeon Superintendent and there were 129 males, 104 females, 42 male children, 56 female children, total 331, with 4 deaths on the voyage - 2 males under 14 years and 2 females under 14 years.

This is from the British Parliamentary Papers of 1857.

1867
January 14, 1867
Age 18
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1870
April 4, 1870
Age 21
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1873
May 30, 1873
Age 24
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1875
1875
Age 26
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1877
1877
Age 28
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1880
1880
Age 31
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1921
October 6, 1921
Age 72
Newcastle, NSW, Australia