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William Morgan

11 Mar 1860 -

12 Nov 1851







  William Morgan 

William Morgan, one of Farrell's oldest residents, died suddenly at 10:30 p.m. yesterday at his home, 1001 Hamilton Ave. He was 91. Although he had been in ill health for some time, his death was unexpected.

Dr. James F. Elder, Mercer County coroner, said death was due to a cerebral hemorrhage.

Mr. Morgan had lived had lived in Farrell for the past 50 years, moving there from Pittsburgh where he had been a resident for six years. He was born in Ponty Pool, Wales, on March 11, 1860, the son of William and Elizabeth Davis Morgan.

Mr. Morgan retired in 1927 from the American Sheet and Tinplate Co. where he was employed as a roller. His wife, Martha Ann Morgan, died on July 18, 1938. 

He is survived by the following: Three daughters, Gertrude, wife of Thomas Morgan, Sharon; Mrs. Lillian Crane and Mrs. Gladys Anderson, both at home; eight sons, Thomas G., Washington, D.C.; William G. and Sidney E., both of Sharon; Hugh G., R.D. 2, Sharon; Earl, Lynwood, Calif.; John P. and Harry C., both of Farrell; and Alfred, Compton, Calif.; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

From Sharon Herald; November 13, 1951. Submitted by Daniel D. Morgan

Morgan, William, 91, of 1001 Hamilton Ave., Farrell. Funeral 2 p.m. Thursday at Harry C. Tennant Funeral Home. Farrell. Burial in Morefield Cemetery. Family will be at funeral home from 7-9 p.m. and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.
Friends may call any time after 7 p.m. today.

From Sharon Herald; November 13, 1951.  Submitted by Daniel D. Morgan




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