Person:John Morrow (117)

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John Morrow, of Lawrence Co, TN
d.aft 1910
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Name John Morrow, of Lawrence Co, TN
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1823 Lawrence Co, Tennessee
Census[1] 23 OCT 1850 Lawrence Co, Tennessee
Census[2] 3 JUN 1860 Sorby, Wayne, Tennessee
Census[3] 4 AUG 1870 Waynesboro, Wayne, Tennessee
Census[4] 1880 Dist. 13, Hardin Co, Tennessee
Census[5] 18 APR 1910 Reyno, Randolph, Arkansas
Death[5] aft 1910

May have had two wives named Elizabeth - notice that she was consistently born 1833 in the 1860-1880 censuses, making her too young to be the mother of a 7 year old in 1850. John Morrow m. Elizabeth J. Curtis 8 Jul 1852 in Lawrenceberg, Lawrence, TN (Tennessee Marriages, 1796-1950)

Origins

In 1850, John lived near Benjamin Morrow m. Nancy Harris. Recent DNA results show that a gg-grandson of John's matches 36/37 with descendants of several 18th century North Carolina men, suggesting a 90% chance of a common male ancestor in the last 8 generations, and a 97.6% chance within 12 generations.

References
  1. Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Dist 10, p. 331, 10/23/1850.

    1850 Lawrence CO, TN: John 26 TN, Elizabeth 27 NC, Mary L. 7 TN, Lycurgus 6, Martha 3, R E (f) 1.

  2. Wayne, Tennessee, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Sorby, p. 237, 6/3/1860.

    1860 Wayne Co, TN: John Morrow 27 TN, E J 27 TN, Lzcurgus 16, Martha 14, Elizabeth 12, Columbus M. 5, Margaret 2.

  3. Wayne, Tennessee, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Waynesboro, p. 404, 8/4/1870.

    1870 Wayne Co, TN: John Morrow 46 TN, Elizabeth 36, Columbus M. 15, Margaret A. 12, John W.P. 6.

  4. Hardin, Tennessee, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Dist 13, p. 149A.

    1880 Hardin Co, TN: John MORROW 57 TN , Par: NC/NC; Elizabeth (wife) 47 TN , Par: NC/NC; John W. (son) 16 TN Par: TN/TN.

  5. 5.0 5.1 Randolph, Arkansas, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Reyno, p. 12B, 4/18/1910.

    1910 Randolph Co, AR: Clyde Morrow 21 Tn, par TN, m1 3 yrs, Virgie 18 AR, 2 kids, 1 living; Myrtle 5/12 AR; John (grdfather) 87 TN, par NC, wd