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Golda (Baker) Morris (1908 - 2002)

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Golda (Goldie) Morris formerly Baker
Born in Kentuckymap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Milan, Ripley, Indiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Aug 2017
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Golda was born in Kentucky in 1908 to Jerry Baker and Milda Mosley Baker.

She married Hobert Morris.

In 1940, she lived on Lucky Fork Road in Owsley, Kentucky.

Per the census:

Head Hobart Morris 31
Wife Goldie Morris 31
Son Samuel Morris 11
Daughter Susan Morris 10
Son Charles Morris 9
Daughter Barbara Morris 6

Sam Morris was born on 29 Aug 1928 in Kentucky.
Jerry Morris was born on 29 Aug 1928 in Kentucky and died at birth.
Susan Morris was born on 25 Oct 1929 in Kentucky.
Charles Robert Morris was born on 20 Dec 1930 in Breathitt County, Kentucky.
Barbara Morris was born on 27 Nov 1933 in Cortland, Owsley County, Kentucky.

She died in 2002 and is buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Dillsboro, Dearborn County, Indiana, Plot: A-158-1.


Funeral services for Golda Morris, 93, Moores Hill, were Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, at the Moores Hill Church of Christ with burial in Oakdale Cemetery, Dillsboro. Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home, Moores Hill, was in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Morris died Friday, Feb. 15, at Ripley Crossing Care Center, Milan. She was a homemaker and a member of te Presbyterian Church in kentucky and attended the Moores Hill Church of Christ.

She is survived by a son, Samuel Morris, milton, Ind.; daughter, Barbara Bishop, Moores ill; and 14 grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Moores Hill Church of Christ.

--Aurora Journal Press, February 19, 2002 (Aurora, Indiana)

She is listed in Household #27 in the Morris Fork book. (Note: more information will be added later from the Morris Fork book.)


Personal communication from Linda (Gordon) Brown on August 25, 2017

Birth of daughter, Suzanne Morris:

Birthdate and parents names from:

1940 census:

Children's birthdates from:

Death record of son, Jerry:

Morris, Leon. Morris Fork Kentucky: Family Stories and Genealogies from Breathitt County and Eastern Kentucky. Elkhart, Indiana, 1995.

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