George Morris (c.1854 - d.)

‹ Back to Morris surname

View George Morris's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to George Morris
  • Request to view George Morris' family tree

Share

Birthplace: Barrington, Ilminster, Somerset, UK
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Managed by: Michele Jurlina
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About George Morris

By the 1851 census, at age 29, George'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, Betsy 6, George 3 & James 10 weeks was born during the voyage. Williams 20 year old brother, Samuel, also came with them.

view all

George Morris's Timeline

1854
April 2, 1854
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
April 2, 1854
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1857
October 12, 1857
- February 13, 1858
Age 3
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.

????