Descendants of William Morrison

Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM1 MORRISON was born October 09, 1779 in Greenbrier County, Va. (W.V.) near Lewisburg then Botetourt Co., and died December 05, 1845 in Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.). He married (1) MARIA PERKINS 1798 in Greenbrier Co., Va. (W.V.) then Botetourt Co.,, daughter of THOMAS PERKINS and POLLY WILLIAMS. He married (2) ELIZA HOOVER 1829, daughter of JOHN HOOVER and ESTER UNKNOWN.

Children of WILLIAM MORRISON and MARIA PERKINS are:

i. JAMES A.2 MORRISON, b. October 10, 1802; d. died in infancy.

2. ii. JOHN MORRISON, b. March 04, 1804; d. December 08, 1886, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

3. iii. JAMES WESLEY MORRISON , SR., b. January 10, 1806, Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. November 12, 1886, Sutton, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

iv. CYNTHIA MORRISON, b. February 10, 1808; d. November 11, 1884; m. JACOB HUTCHINSON, October 01, 1829.

4. v. NANCY MORRISON, b. May 23, 1812, Greenbrier Co., W. Virginia; d. July 19, 1893, Buried: Morrison Cemetary, West Virginia.

5. vi. ANDREW G. MORRISON , SR., b. June 04, 1814; d. June 1889, Londonberry, Ross Co., Ohio.

vii. SPICER FRANCIS MORRISON, b. February 27, 1816.

6. viii. ELIZABETH MORRISON, b. July 16, 1818, Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. Bef. 1850, West Virginia.

7. ix. REBECCA MORRISON, b. July 16, 1818, Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.).

x. LEAVEN J. MORRISON, b. February 04, 1820.

8. xi. LEROY S. MORRISON, b. December 10, 1825, Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. June 09, 1871.

 

Children of WILLIAM MORRISON and ELIZA HOOVER are:

xii. ELIZABETH2 MORRISON.

9. xiii. MARIAH A. MORRISON, b. June 13, 1830, Flatwoods, Nicholas Co., Va. (W.V.); d. February 15, 1916.

xiv. GRANVILLE PRICE MORRISON, b. May 28, 1839; m. VIRGINIA WOLFE.

 

Generation No. 2

2. JOHN2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born March 04, 1804, and died December 08, 1886 in Braxton Co., West Virginia. He married (1) MARY LOUGH May 04, 1826. He married (2) DIANA BAINBRIDGE June 27, 1865.

Children of JOHN MORRISON and MARY LOUGH are:

i. MARIA J.3 MORRISON, m. WILLIAM G. SQUIRES, August 20, 1845.

ii. WILLIAM B. MORRISON, d. died in infancy.

iii. JAMES M. MORRISON, d. 1866, Charleston, West Virginia; m. HANNA HUTCHINSON.

iv. MORGAN H. MORRISON, b. December 02, 1832; d. Abt. 1917, Oklahoma; m. (1) SUSAN STERRET; m. (2) UNKNOWN MCLAUGHLIN, Bef. 1881.

v. MARGARET MORRISON, m. CALVIN DENNISON.

vi. GEORGE HANSON MORRISON, b. October 10, 1838, Virginia; m. MINERVA BERRY.

3. JAMES WESLEY2 MORRISON , SR. (WILLIAM1) was born January 10, 1806 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.), and died November 12, 1886 in Sutton, Braxton Co., West Virginia. He married NANCY L. GRIMES May 14, 1829 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.), daughter of JOHN GRIMES and ELIZABETH BURNER.

Children of JAMES MORRISON and NANCY GRIMES are:

i. ELIZABETH JANE3 MORRISON, b. October 03, 1830; m. NIMROD M. HYER.

ii. JOHN GRIMES MORRISON, b. June 20, 1832; m. (1) JULIA ANN ROGERS; m. (2) ALICE HUTCHINSON; m. (3) MARY A. SHAWVER.

iii. MARY HULL MORRISON, b. November 15, 1834; m. (1) FRANKLIN BEAMER; m. (2) UNKNOWN BOHO.

iv. WILLIAM W. MORRISON, b. December 14, 1836; d. November 16, 1862; m. MARGARET E. SQUIRES.

v. SHELDON C. MORRISON, b. April 12, 1839; d. September 19, 1864; m. ANN E. HERFORD.

vi. MARTHA C. MORRISON, b. February 24, 1841; m. GEORGE HICKMAN.

vii. JAMES WESLEY MORRISON , JR., b. January 09, 1843, Sutton, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. July 26, 1915, Clarksburg, Harrison Co., West Virginia; m. MARTHA TYREE MCCLUNG, July 15, 1871, Clarksburg, Harrison Co.,W.V..

viii. WELLINGTON F. MORRISON, b. June 30, 1845; d. October 29, 1940, Sutton, Braxton Co., West Virginia; m. SARAH E. BERRY, September 27, 1866.

ix. MARIAH VIRGINIA MORRISON, b. September 04, 1847; m. JOHN D. SUTTON, October 23, 1866.

x. LEAH TABITHA MORRISON, b. September 15, 1849; m. MORTIMER ROSE.

xi. FRANCIS LUTHUR MORRISON, b. November 13, 1851; m. MARY SQUIRES.

xii. NANCY R. MORRISON, b. May 10, 1854; m. JOHN F. BEAMER.

xiii. UNNAMED MORRISON, b. June 04, 1855; d. June 04, 1855.

xiv. HARRY MORGAN MORRISON, b. March 28, 1857; d. January 12, 1861.

4. NANCY2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born May 23, 1812 in Greenbrier Co., W. Virginia, and died July 19, 1893 in Buried: Morrison Cemetary, West Virginia. She married ADAM GILLASPIE February 08, 1831 in Nicholas Co., Va. (W.V.), son of JOHN GILLESPIE and COMFORT GRIFFITH.

Children of NANCY MORRISON and ADAM GILLASPIE are:

i. MARIA F.3 GILLESPIE, b. November 1831, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. December 30, 1917, Buried: Frame Cemetary in Sutton, W. V.; m. WESLEY CHAUCY FRAME, October 22, 1853, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.).

ii. ORLANDO GRIFFITH GILLESPIE, b. October 1833, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. April 21, 1913, Braxton Co., W.V. Buried: Morrison Cemetary, West Virginia; m. (1) ELIZABETH JANE DUFFIELD, September 15, 1853; m. (2) HARRIET E. SHAWVER, Aft. July 1868.

iii. JEREMIAH H. GILLESPIE, b. October 13, 1835, Braxton Co., Virginia; d. February 1928, Buried : Morrison Cemetary-West Virginia; m. (1) ELIZABETH FRIEL; m. (2) ALMIRA J. POSEY, February 15, 1859, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

iv. LEVEN J. GILLESPIE, b. 1836, Virginia; d. Unknown.

v. CYNTHIA ELIZABETH GILLESPIE, b. June 05, 1837, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. March 18, 1913, Braxton Co., West Virginia Buried: Shaver Cem.,Braxton Co.,W.V.; m. ISAAC LLOYD SHAVER, October 28, 1859, Flatwoods,Braxton Co., West Virginia.

vi. JAMES M. GILLESPIE, b. September 03, 1841, Gillespie near Sutton, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. December 03, 1910, Buried: Madison Cemetary, Beaver Co., Oklahoma; m. NANCY SABINA YOUNG, January 12, 1866, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

vii. WILLIAM S. GILLASPIE, b. 1843, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. December 12, 1921, Buried: Skidmore Cemetary, Braxton Co., W.V.; m. MARY ANN SKIDMORE, December 17, 1868, Braxton Co., W.V..

viii. GEORGE WASHINGTON GILLESPIE, b. May 1846, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. January 1924, Braxton Co., W.V. Buried: Morrison Cemetary; m. MARGARET A. KNIGHT, May 24, 1874, Braxton Co., W.V..

ix. WESLEY M. GILLESPIE, b. Abt. 1847, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. Unknown; m. MOLLIE PERKINS, December 21, 1902.

x. JOHN M. GILLESPIE, b. October 20, 1848, Braxton Co., Virginia (W,V.); d. February 02, 1875, Braxton Co., W.V. Buried: Morrison Church Cem..

xi. JULIA ANN GILLESPIE, b. January 12, 1851, Braxton Co.,Virginia (W.V.); d. March 05, 1934, Braxton Co., W.V. Buried: Lloydsville Cemetary; m. CORNELIUS JACKSON LLOYD, March 18, 1875, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

xii. LYDIA A. GILLESPIE, b. August 18, 1854, Braxton Co., Virginia (W. V.); d. June 30, 1893, Braxton Co., Virginia.

5. ANDREW G.2 MORRISON , SR. (WILLIAM1) was born June 04, 1814, and died June 1889 in Londonberry, Ross Co., Ohio. He married MALISSA MEEKER January 25, 1848 in Londonberry, Ross Co., Ohio.

Children of ANDREW MORRISON and MALISSA MEEKER are:

i. JAMES S.3 MORRISON, d. March 08, 1924, Wellston, Jackson Co., Ohio; m. ALICE ECKLEY.

ii. ADELIA MORRISON, b. April 17, 1851; m. JOHN M. SMITH, September 03, 1868.

iii. ANDREW G. MORRISON , JR., b. July 02, 1852; d. 1887; m. THENSA HONGS.

6. ELIZABETH2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born July 16, 1818 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.), and died Bef. 1850 in West Virginia. She married JONATHAN YOUNG Bef. 1844.

Children of ELIZABETH MORRISON and JONATHAN YOUNG are:

i. JOHN3 YOUNG, b. Abt. 1844, Virginia; d. died in Civil War.

ii. WILLIAM B. YOUNG, b. Abt. 1844, Braxton Co., Virginia; m. EMMA J. MCELWAIN, March 31, 1900, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

iii. NANCY SABINA YOUNG, b. December 12, 1847, Virginia; d. December 01, 1926, Buried: Madison Cemetary, Beaver Co., Oklahoma; m. JAMES M. GILLESPIE, January 12, 1866, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

7. REBECCA2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born July 16, 1818 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.). She married JOHN GILLESPIE , JR. November 06, 1834, son of JOHN GILLESPIE and COMFORT GRIFFITH.

Children of REBECCA MORRISON and JOHN GILLESPIE are:

i. ANDREW F.3 GILLESPIE, b. Abt. 1838, Virginia; m. MAHULDA WHEELER ROGERS, December 12, 1867, Braxton Co., W.V..

ii. WILLIAM JOSHUA GILLESPIE, b. March 05, 1840, Braxton Co., Virginia (W.V.); d. December 31, 1915, Baca Co., Colorado; m. (1) ELLEN JANE ERWIN, Bef. 1863; m. (2) MARY JANE SHAWVER, March 07, 1882.

iii. JONATHAN Y. GILLESPIE, b. May 15, 1842, Flatwoods, Braxton Co., Va. (W. V.); d. March 14, 1928, Buried: Newville Cemetary--West Virginia; m. (1) NAOMA J. HYER, December 31, 1868, Braxton Co., West Virginia; m. (2) SARAH J. SKIDMORE, January 22, 1875, Braxton Co., West Virginia.

iv. HANNAH JANE GILLESPIE, b. September 1845, Braxton Co., (W.V.) Virginia; d. Unknown, Buried: Newville Cemetary, Braxton Co., W.V.; m. SILAS M. MORRISON, June 07, 1866.

v. MARTIN W. GILLESPIE, b. Abt. 1848, Virginia; d. Buried: Newville Cemetary, Braxton Co., W.V.; m. LYDIA A. UNKNOWN, Bef. 1872.

vi. MALINDA M. GILLESPIE, b. Abt. 1851, Braxton Co. ,W.V. Buried Newville Cemetary; d. May 22, 1878; m. THOMAS S. COULTER, Abt. 1869.

vii. NANCY ANN GILLESPIE, b. January 12, 1854, Braxton Co., West Virginia; d. July 18, 1948, Pratt Co., Kansas; m. JONAS CHRISTIAN BROWN, December 10, 1873, Braxton Co., W.V..

viii. LOUISA A. GILLESPIE, b. June 01, 1856; d. November 29, 1899, Buried: Newville Cemetary--West Virginia; m. JOHN F. PERKINS, October 30, 1884.

ix. JOHN GILLESPIE III, b. Abt. 1859; d. Unknown.

x. NAOMA J. GILLESPIE, b. August 1869, Braxton Co., W.V.; d. Unknown, Buried: Knawl's Cemetary, Braxton Co. ,W.V.; m. G.W. VAWTER, October 30, 1907, Braxton Co. ,W.V..

8. LEROY S.2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born December 10, 1825 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (W.V.), and died June 09, 1871. He married ANNA ELIZABETH SHINN July 27, 1848.

Children of LEROY MORRISON and ANNA SHINN are:

i. JOHN F.3 MORRISON, b. February 14, 1850; m. ALZINA BARNETT, March 22, 1870.

ii. GEORGE M. MORRISON, b. November 07, 1852; m. HESTER PARSONS.

iii. WESLEY A. MORRISON, b. April 05, 1854; m. MALINDA BARR.

iv. ARELY JANE MORRISON, b. January 01, 1858; m. HENRY E. GREEN.

v. PERRY W. MORRISON, b. June 01, 1858; m. FLORENCE BARNETT.

vi. WILLIAM MORRISON, b. February 24, 1862; d. as an infant.

vii. ANDREW B. MORRISON, b. February 02, 1866; m. FANNIE FAUBER.

viii. SAMUEL N. MORRISON, b. October 25, 1868; m. SALLY BOSWELL, April 28, 1888.

ix. ANNIS MORRISON, b. January 25, 1871; m. SAMUEL DUNBERGER.

9. MARIAH A.2 MORRISON (WILLIAM1) was born June 13, 1830 in Flatwoods, Nicholas Co., Va. (W.V.), and died February 15, 1916. She married JOSEPH CASTO.

Children of MARIAH MORRISON and JOSEPH CASTO are:

i. FRANCIS M.3 CASTO, b. May 05, 1849; m. VENA DILLON.

ii. LUCRECIA C. CASTO, b. November 04, 1852; d. September 20, 1859.

iii. NANCY E. CASTO, b. June 27, 1854; m. ASBURY A. PARSONS, March 27, 1873.


Prepared by: Ginger Hicks

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