Person:Robert Morrow (2)

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Robert Morrow
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
m. 28 NOV 1816
  1. William Lockhart Morrow1817 - 1898
  2. John Morrow1818 - 1819
  3. Isaac Newton Morrow1821 - 1875
  4. Lafayette Morrow (1)
  5. R.D. Morrow (1)
  6. Alexander Morrow (2)
  • H.  Robert Morrow (add)
  • W.  Elizabeth Joiner (add)
Facts and Events
Name Robert Morrow
Gender Male
Birth[1] 12 Feb 1795 Guilford County, North Carolina
Marriage 28 NOV 1816 Warren, Tennessee, United Statesto Julia Simpson
Death[2] 1849 Ozark, Missouri

Moved to Washington Co, Illinois in the late 1820s. His first wife died there and he married Elizabeth Joiner. They had 8 children in Illinois, Alabama and Missouri, where they arrived about 1843. One family rumor says he took in his brother John's children after John died in 1836. Robert would have been moving from Illinois to Alabama at the time.

Robert and Elizabeth died in 1849. In 1850, Nancy Tipton in Greene Co, MO has Morrow children in her household: Mary (13 AL or IL), Monroe J. (11 AL or IL), Robert (3 MO) and George (15 IL) Morrow. By 1860, their two youngest sons Thomas and Robert were living with Robert's oldest son William. The youngest daughter Elizabeth was living with Isaac.

References
  1. Elizabeth Shaw Morrow Pension Application.
  2. Daughters of the American Revolution. Rachel Donelson Chapter (Springfield, Missouri). Cemeteries of Christian County, Missouri, vol. 2. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972).