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Jacob MORRIS

Male Abt 1826 - 1862  (~ 36 years)


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  • Name Jacob MORRIS 
    Born Abt 1826  Monroe County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Oct 1862  Louisville, Jefferson County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Acute dysentery 
    Buried Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) A household headed by Jacob MORRIS is listed in the 1850 census of Olive Township, Elkhart County, IN.

      Jacob is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 24 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1826. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Listed with Jacob is his wife, Mary A., who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1823. According to the 1850 census, she was born in NY.

      Also listed with Jacob is his son, Samuel, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1845. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.
      (2) A household headed by Jacob MORRIS is listed in the 1860 census of Olive Township, Elkhart County, IN.

      Jacob is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 33 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1827. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Listed with Jacob is his wife, Mary Ann, who was then 37 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1823. According to the 1860 census, she was born in NY.

      Also listed with Jacob is his son, Samuel, who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1845. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Jacob is his son, Wm. H., who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1857. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IN.

      Also listed with Jacob is his daughter, Ada, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1858. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IN.
      (3) U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009:

      Name: Jacob Morris
      Residence: Indiana
      Enlistment Date: 6 Aug 1862
      Rank at enlistment: Private
      State Served: Indiana
      Survived the War?: No
      Service Record: Enlisted in Company G, Indiana 74th Infantry Regiment on 06 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 03 Oct 1862 at Louisville, KY.
      Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana
      (4) American Civil War Soldiers [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999:

      Name: Jacob Morris
      Residence: Wakarusa, Indiana
      Enlistment Date: 6 Aug 1862
      Side Served: Union
      State Served: Indiana
      Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 6 August 1862. Enlisted in Company G, 74th Infantry Regiment Indiana on 6 Aug 1862. Died Company G, 74th Infantry Regiment Indiana on 3 Oct 1862 at Louisville, KY.
      Sources: 76
      (5) www.findagrave.com:

      Jacob Morris
      Birth: Unknown
      Death: Oct. 3, 1862

      Burial: Cave Hill National Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
      Plot: A, 780

      Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
      Record added: Mar 04, 2000
      Find A Grave Memorial# 3293104
    Person ID I33017  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2021 

    Father Isaac MORRIS, II,   b. 7 Feb 1804, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1883, Olive Township, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth SAILOR,   b. 28 Feb 1805, Guernsey [later Monroe, now Noble] County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1882, Olive Township, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1825  Monroe County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann MITCHELL,   b. Abt 1823, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Jun 1900  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 7 May 1848  Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F14325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart