Person:Joseph Morrow (12)

Watchers
Joseph Samuel Morrow
b.abt 1820
  1. Jesse Morrow1812 - 1888
  2. Joseph Samuel Morrowabt 1820 - 1864
  • HJoseph Samuel Morrowabt 1820 - 1864
  • WNancy Finleyabt 1817 - aft 1882
m. 3 Oct 1833
  1. Thomas Henry Morrow1838 - AFT 1884
  2. Zachariah Allen Morrow1840 - 1908
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Samuel Morrow
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1820
Marriage 3 Oct 1833 Greene, Illinois, United Statesto Nancy Finley
Census[1] 1840 Greene, Illinois, United States
Census[2] 5 Nov 1850 Mason, Illinois, United States
Census[3] 1860 Los Angeles, California, United States
Death? 18 Jul 1864 Colton, San Bernadino, California

Per descendent postings on Morrow-L boards, Joseph S. left his wife and kids before 1860 and went to California. His grandchildren in Arizona indicated that he married a woman in California and had several more children. There was no mention of a divorce.

References
  1. Greene, Illinois, United States. 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Carrollton, Illinois: Greene County Historical and Genealogical Society, 198-?).

    1840 Greene Co, IL: Joseph Morrow 1m u5, 1m 20-30, 1f 20-30 (p. 102, Mt. Airy Prec.)

  2. Mason, Illinois, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    1850 Mason Co, IL: Joseph S. 30 TN (farmer, RE $1700); Nancy 30 IL; Thomas H. 10 IL; Zachariah 6 IL; Charlotte 3 IL; Susan H. 8 mo IL (p. 170, 11/5/1850)

  3. Los Angeles, California, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Joseph Morrow 45 m farmer cannot read/write Real estate $1500 personal estate $1000 b. TN
    Margaret Morrow 59 f housekeeper b.VA
    Mary M. Morrow 8 f b.TX
    Samuel Cole 22 m farm laborer b.VA
    Jasper Jones 28 m " " b.VA