Person:Robert Morrow (1)

Robert Morrow
b.abt 1755 North Carolina
m. 5 Nov 1779
  1. George Morrow1780 - before 1848
  2. Hugh Morrow1786 - bet 1852
  3. John Morrow1793 - 1836
  4. Robert Morrow1795 - 1849
  5. Alexander Martin Morrow1801 - 1860
Facts and Events
Name Robert Morrow
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1755 North Carolina
Marriage 5 Nov 1779 Guilford County, North Carolinato Elizabeth Shaw
Census[2] 1820 Warren, Tennessee, United States
Death[1] 18 Mar 1824 Warren, Tennessee, United States

See family page for notes on parentage.

Wife's filing for a Revolutionary War pension says Robert was a "soldier in the North Carolina line of the Army of the revolution in the Regiment Commanded by Alexander Martin that after the termination of that Service he was a volunteer in the Army Commanded by Gen Green and was employed by him to carry dispatches for some time previous to the battle of Gifford Court House and was in that battle as a volunteer."

  1. Elizabeth Shaw Morrow Pension Application.

    "She further declares that she was married to said Morrow on the 4th day of Nov 1779 and when her husband said Robert Morrow was last in the Service at the battle of Gifford her first child was about one year old: and that her husband aforesaid Robert Morrow died on the 18th day of March 1824 and that she has never married since."

  2. Warren, Tennessee, United States. 1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    1820 Warren Co, TN: 1m u10 [unknown] 1m 18-26 [Alexander(19)] 1m 26-45 [John(27)] 1m 45+ (Robert) - 1f 10-16, 1f 26-45.