1860, 16 July in Lexington, Rockbridge Co, Dist 4 lists:
Robert Morrison 58 (b abt 1802) farmer b VA same for all
Marg. W. 45 (b abt 1815) family members
Ida L. 27 (b abt 1833) dau
Henry R. 20 (b abt 1840) teacher
Robert C. 15 (b abt 1845)
To make life difficult - I see NO other years. However,
1870, 2 July Lexington, Rockbridge Co image 67 (also census page number)
R. H. Morrison 25, b abt 1845 Physician of Medicine
Margaret A. 24 b abt 1846 in VA (A.= Allen, maybe)
Z. W. (dau) b abt Jan 1870 - 6 months old
1880 Mortality Schedule same place lists.
R. H. Morrison, physician 35 married died May 1880 of
Since there are no other Morrisons listed in Lexington VA
could there be an addition of another initial so that Robert C. calls himself R. H. when he becomes a doctor?
The reason son Henry is given the name Henry Ruffner could be that Dr.(Phd) Henry Ruffner was President of Washington College at the time of this listing. Not uncommon to name a child for someone the family respects. Henry Ruffner was also a Presbyterian Minister. (Now the college is Washington-Lee University)
Notify Administrator about this message?
|Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Jobs | PRIVACY | Affiliate|
|© 2007 The Generations Network|