Robert was a senior business agent from Liverpool who pioneered the Maryland tobacco trade. He died from a musket accident at the age of 39. He left his fortune to Robert, Jr. and his common law wife, Sarah Wise and her unborn son (Thomas Wise Morris). Source: Wikipedia and the book "Robert Morris: Financier of the American Revolution", 2011.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Robert by comparing test results with other
carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Robert:
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