Posted By:Nora Laikam
Post Date:June 27, 2003 at 20:03:46
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Obituary for Mrs. Laura Morgan
20 May 1796 to 20 April 1971
"The Press, Lawrenceburg, IN
20 April 1871
Died: At the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Martha Soper, at Hazelton, IN, on Thursday last, Mrs. Laura Morgan, widow Andrew Morgan, deceased, of this city aged 76 years. Mrs. Morgan was the mother of Mrs. Laura Hayes and Mrs. Rachael Probasco, of this city. She had been bedfast for most of the time for the past ten of twelve years, but was an eminent and devoted christian and always of a contented and cheerful disposition. She had been singing but a few minutes before her death and died very suddently and unexpectedly. Her remains were brought here and on Sabbath last buried from the residence of her son-in-law, E. G. Hayes, Esq. The services were conducted by Rev. J. R. Mitchell. A very large concourse of friends following the remains to their last resting place in our beautiful Greendale Cemetery."
LAURA GLASGOW SAVAGE MORGAN: Laura came to Indiana from western New York, on the Mohawk River, where her family was an old and prominent family. She had property in Lawrenceburgh Dearborn Co. IN and Rising Sun Ohio Co. IN.
FATHER and MOTHER: unknown.
FIRST HUSBAND: married about 1815 Orange Co. IN JOSEPH(?) SAVAGE who died about 1820 Lawrenceburgh Dearborn IN. No other information.
CHILDREN WITH Joseph Savage:
Abt 1816, birth of son, Joseph Savage, who died unknown date, and marital status is unknown.
Abt 1817, birth of son, Samuel Savage, who died unknown date, and married Rachel Johnson.
Abt 1818, birth of daughter, Mary Savage, who died unknown date, and married Mr. (?) Swift.
Abt1819 birth of son Jehial Savage, who died unknown date, and married Mary Ann Williamson.
SECOND HUSBAND married 13 May 1822: ANDREW MORGAN born 6 Apr 1789 NJ, died 5 Oct 1865, age 76, Lawrenburgh Dearborn IN.
CHILDREN WITH Andrew Morgan:
Abt1823 - Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN birth of son, Timothy D. Morgan, who died16 Mar 1871, Lawrenceburg, Dearborn IN, and married Julie M. Alburty.
Abt 1825 - Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN birth of son, William Morgan, who died unknown date, who married Louisa Horsley.
17 May 1827 Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN birth of daughter, Laura Morgan who died 3 Nov 1874 Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn IN, who married Ezra Guard Hayes.
25 Nov 1830 Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN birth of son, Andrew Jackson Morgan who died 15 Feb 1900 Louisville Jefferson KY, who married Harriet Elender Coons.
13 Aug1832 - Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN birth of daughter, Rachel Ella Morgan, who died 4 Aug 1902 Lawrenceburgh, Dearborn, IN, who married William Probasco II.
4 Mar 1835 - Lawrenceburgh, Dearnborn, IN birth of daughter, Martha Morgan, who died 8 Feb 1923 Chicago Cook IL, who married Oromandel M. Soper.