Robert  Morris Sr.

Robert Morris Sr. (abt. 1711 - 1750)

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Robert Morris Sr.
Born about in Liverpool, Englandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Oxford MDmap
Morris-1549 created 13 Apr 2011 | Last modified
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Name: Robert Sr. /Morris/
Given Name: Robert Sr.
Surname: Morris
Source: #S10
Text: Date of Import: Feb 22, 2000


Place: Liverpool Eng.
Source: #S10
Text: Date of Import: Feb 22, 2000


Date: 12 Jul 1750
Place: Oxford MD
Source: #S10
Text: Date of Import: Feb 22, 2000

User ID

User ID: 56B635CF67F3434399C002B12B21511EB709

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 18 Oct 2001
Time: 20:01

Prior to import, this record was last changed 20:01 18 Oct 2001.


Note: #NI3211


Source S10
Abbreviation: RHBarbor.ftw
Title: RHBarbor.ftw
Repository: #R6
Italicized: Y
Paranthetical: Y

Repository R6
Name: Not Given
Address: Not Given
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Note NI3211[RHBarbor.ftw]
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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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