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Descendants of JOHN and RACHEL MORRIS

Updated June 29, 2005

Vaughn Robert Evans

1201 Collington Drive

Cary, NC 27511

9193199594

ncdad1@yahoo.com

I was lucky enough to be sent a copy of "Record of the Family and Descendants of JOHN and RACHEL MORRIS" (published 1910) which records John, Rachel and their childrens travels from Wales to Pennsylvania.
Many lived in Lackwanna County around Scranton, PA.

Below are the surnames that are included the document.

Descendants of John and Rachel MORRIS include the following Surnames:

BANFIELD, BEVAN, BUCKINGHAM, BUTLER, CURRIGAN, DANVERS, DAVIS, EVANS, FARNHAM, FRANTZ, GAMES, GIBBONS, GRAY, GRIFFIN, GRIFFITHS, GUTHRIE, HANEY, HARDING, HARPER, HARVARD, HOWELLS, HUGHES, HUGHEY, JONES, KNOTT, KREHER, KRUEGER, LLOYD, LOFTIOUS, MAGEE, MCEACHEN, MCGOWAN, MCMECHAN, MCSWAN, MENDUS, MERREL, MORGAN, MORGANS, MORRIS, PHILLIPS, PRICE, PROTHEROE, PUGH, REESE, RICHARDS, ROBERTS, SAMUELS, SEWEREMAN, SHARPLES, SMITH, SNOOK, THOMAS, WEICHEL, WHITE, WHYLAND, WILLIAMS


Below are the locations where they lived from 1850 to the present.

Aber Vale, Monmouth Shire, S.W.,
Ashland, Schuylkill or Clearfield, PA
Bear Valley, Northhumberland, PA
Brisbin, Clearfield, PA
Brownsville, Fayette, PA
Carbondale, Lackawanna, PA
Chinchilla, Lackawanna, PA
Cwmaman K, Aberdare, S.W
Dorrance, Luzerne, PA
Dickson, Lackawanna, PA
Girardsville, Schuylkill Co., PA
Jermyn, Lackawanna, PA
Lost Creek, Schuykill, PA
Llanelly, Brecon Shire, S.W.
Merhyr, Tydvill, S.W
Nanticoke, Luzerne, PA
Olyphant, Lackawanna, PA
Parsons, Section of Wilkes Barre, PA
Philadelphia, Montgomery, PA
Phillipsburg, Center, PA
Plymouth, Luzerne, PA
Punxatawney, Jefferson, PA
Scranton, Lackawanna, PA
Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA
Saint Claire, Schuylkill, PA
Sugar Notch, Luzerne, PA
Taylor, Lackawanna, PA
Trucksville, Luzerne, PA
West Pittston, Luzerne, PA
Wilkes Barre, Luzerne, PA
Williamstown, Dauphin, PA
Ystradgynlais, S.W.

The easiest way to search through the names is to look at the report which has the Surnames, birth dates and birth locations.


Rob Evans, NCDAD1@YAHOO.COM

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