Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Robert Morris

Male Abt 1692 -


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  • Name Robert Morris 
    Born Abt 1692  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I037550  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father John Morris,   b. Bef 1672,   d. 13 Nov 1713, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Morris,   b. Bef 1674,   d. Aft 24 Feb 1713/14, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years) 
    Married Abt 1692  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Bef 1733  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Morris,   b. 31 Jan 1733/34, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F03805  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds & Wills No. 5, pp. 243-44) An account of what
      John Collins and Grace Kirkham have to depone or affirm concerning A VERBAL WILL WHICH THE DECEAST JOHN MORRISS made and departed this life 13 November last. Being at John Morriss’ house the day before he died, he as farr as they conceived (tho’ very sick) was in perfect sence and memory and required us to bear witness to a verball will which he then made. He gave to William Collins, son of John Collins, one heifer of three years old. He gave Vincent Wyatt, son of William Wyatt, one heifer of three years old. He gave TO HIS SONS Samuel Edward John CHARLES and William Morrisses each a cow and calfe AS THEY ATTAINED THE AGE OF TWENTY ONE YEARES. If there should happen any loss of John Morriss stock hereafter then they are to loose all equally and not their mother who is executrix. He gave to his son Robert a pair of deer skins and lastly appointed his wife Eliza. To be executrix.
      /s/ John (X) Collins
      Grace(X) Kirkham
      24 Feb. 1713 (1714). Produced in Court by Elizabeth Morris. Proved by the
      witness.
      ===
      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 51
      MORRIS, JOHN, (Nuncupative) 13 November 1713; 24 February 1713.
      William son of John Collin; Vincent son of William Wyatt; wife Elizabeth exx; sons Samuel, Edward, John, Charles and William Morriss; son Robert estate.

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