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  • ID: I21138
  • Name: Edward Morris
  • Sex: M
  • Name: Edward Morris , Deacon
  • Birth: ABT 10 MAR 1658/59 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
  • Death: 29 AUG 1727 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, Suffolk, Massachusetts 1 2
  • Burial: 31 AUG 1727 Woodstock HIll Cemetery, Woodstock, Connecticut
  • Burial: Bungee Hill, West Woodstock, Connecticut
  • Christening: 13 MAR 1658/59 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, Norfolk Co, Massachusetts
  • Event: Resided Of Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut
  • Note:

    Tucker, Morris, Banta/Banty/Bauton, Mitchell
    Morris, Lieut. Edward, died Sept. 14, 1690
    Morris, Grace, wife of Edward, died June 6, 1705
    Morris, Deacon Edward, born Mar. 10, 1658,died Aug. 29, 1727 age 69 yrs,
    Morris, Elizabeth Bowen, wife of Deacon Edward, born Jan. 26, 1661, died N ov. 20, 1743
    Morris, Ebenezer, born 1662/3, died Feb. 26, 1717, age 54 yrs
    Morris, Benjamin, born 1695/6, died Apr. 15, 1729, age 33 yrs
    Morris, Joshua, born 1703/4, died Dec. 10, 1731, age 27 yrs
    Morris, Hannah, daughter of Deacon Edward & Bethia, born 1717/18, died Sep t. 2, 1736, age 18 yrs
    Morris, Edward Jr., born 1718/19, died Aug. 14, 1745, age 26 yrs
    Morris, Hannah, daughter of Edward Sr. & Bethijah, born 1740/41, died Au g. 14, 1745, age 4 yrs

    WOODSTOCK CEMETERIES
    MORRIS:
    Amos, s of Jedediah & Sarah, d 15 Mar 1755 4 wks
    Amos, d 21 Oct 1756 44 yrs
    Asa, d 30 Jul 1775 48 yrs
    Asenath, dau of Asa & Anna, d 30 Jul 1766 3 yrs
    Dorothy, dau of Jedediah & Sarah, d 20 Apr 1775 7 yrs
    Leonard, s of Jedediah & Sarah, d 16 Dec 1765 3 yrs
    Lydia, w of Lemuel, d 18 Jun 1794 49 yrs
    Lydia, dau of Lemuel & Lydia, d 22 Jun 1793 14 yrs
    Mary, w of Amos, d 15 Mar 1796 79 yrs 8 mos 26 das
    Parker, d 18 Jul 1773 35 yrs 9 mos 22 das
    Pattie, dau of Asa & Anna, d 28 Dec 1766 5 yrs
    William, s of Asa & Anna, d 9 Nov 1756 4 yrs
    ===============================
    Barbour Collection - Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut
    James Morris; 36
    ========================
    MORRIS Here lies buried the body of | Dea. Edward Morris | Aged 69. Dec eas'd August ye 29 | 1727. | Born in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Ma r. 10, | 1658. |
    Came to Woodstock in | 1691. |
    Selectman twenty four years | between 1691 & 1721 |
    and twenty two years deacon of the Church.
    | Elizabeth Bowen Morris | born in Roxbury | Jan. 26, 1661 | Died Nov. 2 0, 1743.
    more Woodstock Hill Woodstock
    Windham Co.
    Connecticut, US 1727
    =====
    In 1724 a final division of the remaining land in the south half was order ed. Some fifty odd pieces scattered about the tract were surveyed and numb ered. The commons at Plaine hill and South Woodstock and some other piec es were reserved for public uses; the remaining forty-five pieces of lan d, amounting, to 1,681 acres, were divided among the representatives of t he orig prop.s. A number of rights were bought up by John Chandler, Jr., w hich were laid out to him in one strip of two hundred acres. Of the fir st settlers none were living but John Chandler, Joseph Bugbee and Jonath an Peake. Henry Bowen, John Marcy and Benjamin Griggs had recently decease d. The shares were distributed to thirty-six prop.s. The selectmen at th is date were John Chandler, Smith Johnson, Edmond Chamberlain, Jonathan Pa yson and Samuel Paine; assessors, Samuel Perrin, Payson and Chamberlain; c onstables, Ephraim Child and John Holmes; highway surveyors, Samuel Lill y, Ebenezer Morris, David Holmes and Maturin Allard; tithing-men, Lieutena nt Jabez Corbin and Daniel Abbot; fence viewers, John Child and Edward Mor ris, Jr.; hog-reeves, Zachariah Richardson, Joseph Wright, Joseph Lyon, Is aac Johnson and Henry Bowen; leather sealer, Stephen Fay. Eliphalet Carpen ter and Jonathan Payson served as licensed inn-keepers; John Chandler as r etailer.

    Back to: Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut History

    Source: History of Windham County, Connecticut, Bayles, Richard M.; New Yo rk: W.W. Preston, 1889

    =====MORRIS Here lies the Body of | Mr. Edward Morris | he departed th is | life Augst 12th 1769 | in ye 80th year of His Age. more Bung ee Hill, West Woodstock Woodstock
    Windham Co.
    Connecticut, US 1769




    Father: EDWARD MORRIS , LT. b: 8 AUG 1630 in Keniton, Magna, Dorset, Essex, England (Waltham Abbey) c: 30 AUG 1630 in Waltham, Holy Cross Abbey, Essex, England
    Mother: GRACE BETTS b: 1634 in Of, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Bowen b: 26 JAN 1660/61 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
    • Married: 24 MAY 1683 3
    Children
    1. Has No Children Elizabeth Morris b: 12 FEB 1683/84 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
    2. Has No Children Elizabeth Morris b: 9 FEB 1685/86 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
    3. Has No Children Hannah Morris b: 14 NOV 1686 in Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
    4. Has Children Edward Morris b: 9 NOV 1688 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
    5. Has No Children Grace Morris b: 14 NOV 1692 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, USA
    6. Has Children Abigail Morris b: 25 OCT 1694 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, USA
    7. Has No Children Susanna Morris b: 16 AUG 1698 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, USA
    8. Has No Children Prudence Morris b: 9 AUG 1702 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, USA

    Sources:
    1. Title: Hale Collection, late 1600s-ca. 1934
      Note: ABBR Cemetery Inscriptions, The Hale Collection
      Repository:
      Note: NAME Connecticut State Library
      ADDR History and Genealogy Unit
      CONT 231 Capitol Avenue
      CONT Hartford, Connecticut 06106-1537
      ADR1 History and Genealogy Unit
      ADR2 231 Capitol Avenue
      CITY Hartford
      STAE Connecticut
      POST 06106-1537
      Text: Morris, Deacon Edward, died Aug. 29, 1727, born Mar. 10, 1658, age 69 yrs
    2. Title: Hale Collection
      Repository:
      Media: Book
      Text: Morris, Deacon Edward, died Aug. 29, 1727, born Mar. 10, 1658, age 69 yrs
    3. Title: Family Data Collection - Individual Records
      Author: Edmund West, comp.
      Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000
      Repository:
      Note: www.TBD
      Media: Ancestry.com
      Text: Online publication - Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.

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