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Morgan Family
Morgan Family

1st Generation
Charles T. Morgan and Rebecca Thomas
Charles & Rebecca
Charles Tigg Morgan was born October 4, 1850 in AL and died November 17, 1924 in Addison, Winston Co., AL. He was [1] married January 19, 1873 in Jefferson Co., AL to Rebecca Caroline Thomas who was born December 7, 1855 in Jefferson Co., AL and died December 26, 1914 in Addison. He married [2] Martha A. Fortenberry on September 9, 1915 in Winston Co., AL. 1880 census has him living in Cullman Co. with Olive Thomas Hulsey. 1900 census, Winston Co. Beat # 7 Looney Tavern. 1910 census, Winston Co. 1920 census, Winston Co. His birthplace is listed as either AL or GA, depending on the census. Charles T. Morgan and Martha Fortenberry
Charles and Martha
His parents birthplace is listed as either GA or SC. The 1900 census has his father born in NC and his mother born in AL. The 1880 census has a John D. Morgan, age 15,living with him. Relationship not reported. His occupation is always listed as farmer. 1900 census says he could read but not write. Cause of death: sudden heart failure? Source, AL death certificate #24994 His grave marker has death date as Oct. 20, but death certificate says Nov. 17. He is buried in Sardis cemetery in Winston Co. next to his second wife Martha. His tombstone reads; "He is not dead but sleepeth". Another researcher believes that Charles's mother was Larissa Savage of Jefferson Co. (never married) and that he had brothers named John D., James, and William and a sister named Narcissa. Research in this matter is ongoing.

2nd Generation
Carr Morgan Ransom Hezicarr "Carr" Morgan was born July 27, 1873 in Jefferson Co., AL and died January 18, 1943 in Marvell, Phillips Co., AR. He was married December 24, 1894 in Morgan Co., AL to Winfrey Idella Cowlin Anders/Andrews? who was born May 30, 1876 in Morgan Co., AL and died August 12, 1939 in Athens, Limestone Co., AL. Lived most of his life in Winston and Limestone Counties in AL according to Jane Morgan. He is listed on the 1900 census in Winston Co. Census says that he has fathered 3 children but only one is surviving, which is Aaron,age 1 yr. His occupation in 1900 is listed as a day laborer. He is also known to have been a farmer and a moonshiner. The 1920 census has him in Limestone Co. Children
Martha L. Morgan was born April 9, 1875 in Jefferson Co., AL and died August 8, 1949 in Winston Co., AL. She married Charles J. Edmondson on August 6, 1896 in Cullman Co., AL. He was born March 18, 1853 and died on December 4, 1925.

William L. Morgan was born March 30, 1878 in Jefferson Co., AL and died February 14, 1943 in Cullman Co., AL. He married Julia A. Bates on June 25, 1890 in Winston Co., AL. She was born November 19, 1884 in GA and died January 17, 1936 in AL. His tombstone has date of birth as 1872, but this is an obvious mistake. Child

James M. Morgan was born March 22, 1880 in Cullman Co., AL and died October 5, 1941 in Winston Co., AL. He married Cora E. Bryant on May 10, 1903 in Cullman Co. She was born on July 9, 1886 and died April 1, 1959. James and his wife are buried at Mt. Vernon West, Cullman Co. AL.

Malinda C. Morgan was born February 12, 1882 in Cullman Co., AL and died February 21, 1959 in Winston Co., AL. She married Dotery F. Legg on November 16, 1899 in Cullman Co.
Charles L. Morgan was born February 22, 1884 in AL and died there on December 13, 1948. He married Musie D. Dutton on December 24, 1909 in Cullman Co., AL, the daughter of WILLIAM DUTTON and OBEDIENCE BURGESS. She is She was born April 18, 1876 in Blount Co., AL and died March 19, 1948 in Limestone Co., AL. The 1910 Census shows Charles living in Addison, Winston Co., AL. 1920 census has them living in Lawrence Co., AL. He was buried in the Limestone Church cemetery. Children Charles Morgan and Musie Dutton
Ruebin R. Morgan was born December 19, 1887 in Cullman Co., AL and died February 1, 1985 in Lawrence Co., AL. He was married on December 19, 1909 in Lawrence Co. to Dora V. Bell who was born August 6, 1893 in AL and died in Lawrence Co. on December 21, 1973. He and his wife are buried at Corinth Cemetery, Cullman Co. AL.

DOVEA C. MORGAN was born September 3, 1891 in AL and died there October 21, 1900. She is buried at Mt. Vernon West, Cullman Co. AL.

Andrew H. Morgan was born August 24, 1893 in Winston Co., AL and died September 16, 1962 in Lake Providence, LA. He married Cora Alexander on August 12, 1913 in Winston Co., AL.

Perry A. Morgan was born October 19, 1900 in Winston Co., AL and died June 3, 1963 in Marion Co., AL. He married Nola Pickens.


3rd Generation
Children of Ransom "Carr" Morgan and Idella Anders
Judge Morgan Judge Aaron Morgan was born February 20, 1899 in Winston Co., AL and died December 25, 1964 in Limestone Co., AL. He was married January 7, 1918 in Decatur, Morgan Co., AL to Lilla Mae Ward who was born June 11, 1898 in Blount Co., AL and died April 1, 1971 in Decatur, Morgan Co., AL. His family came from Winston Co., AL. Cause of Death: Beaten to Death. He was buried in the Limestone Church cemetery. Children

Joshua H. Morgan was born in 1901. He died at about 18 years of age, never having married.
John T. Morgan was born September 20, 1902 in Winston Co., AL and married Lola Smith. Johnnie is buried in Athens Cemetery in Limestone Co. AL. John Morgan
Richard Morgan Richard K. Morgan was born September 2, 1904 in Carbon Hill, Walker Co., AL and died October 28, 1988 in Double Springs, Winston Co., AL. He married his first cousin, Bertha M. Morgan on November 28, 1925 in Limeston Co., AL. She was born September 24, 1910 in AL.
Reuben Morgan Reuben A. Morgan was born January 25, 1907 in AL and died September 21, 1954 in Limestone Co., AL. He married his first cousin, Verda E. Morgan on July 28, 1928 in Limestone Co., AL. She was born May 19, 1913 in AL and died in AL on September 23, 1963. He and his wife are buried in the Limestone Church Cemetery.
William F. Morgan was born about 1909. He married Thelma Richardson.
Roy Morgan Olen Leroy "Roy" Morgan was born April 2, 1911 in Morgan Co., AL and died in Limestone Co., AL on September 23, 1965. He married Eunice Richardson on June 14, 1931 in Limestone Co., AL. He is buried in the Wallace Cemetery, Limestone Co. AL.
Airy W. Morgan was born in 1915. She married [1] E. L. Vance on August 31, 1933 in Cullman Co., AL. She married [2] Dave Turner. Airy Morgan
Ida M. Morgan was born April 29, 1919 and died July 20, 1953 in Limestone Co., AL. She married Joe Lemay. Ida Morgan
Carrie Morgan. Cause of Death: Burned to death when she was 3.

Child of William Morgan and Julia Bates

Gurdie R. Morgan was born February 1898.

Children of Charles L. Morgan and Musie D. Dutton

Bertha Morgan Bertha M. Morgan was born September 24, 1910 in AL. She married her first cousin Richard K. Morgan who was born September 2, 1904 in Carbon Hill, Walker Co., AL and died October 28, 1988 in Double Springs, Winston Co., AL. They were married in Limestone Co., AL on November 28, 1925. Lived in Falkville, AL, Morgan County in 1971.
Verda E. Morgan was born May 19, 1913 in AL and died September 23, 1963 in AL. She married her first cousin, Reuben A. Morgan on July 28, 1928 in Limestone Co., AL. He was born January 25, 1907 in AL and died in Limestone Co. on September 21, 1954. Verda Morgan
Earlie E. Morgan was born January 25, 1917 in AL and died October 5, 1985 in Decatur, Morgan Co., AL. He married Reba M. Adams on August 11, 1934 in Limestone Co., AL. She was born April 20, 1920 in TN and died April 25, 1995 in Decatur, Morgan Co., AL.

4th Generation
Children of Judge Morgan and Lilla Ward
Judge Elbert Morgan was born November 17, 1918 in AL and died May 17, 1941 in Limestone Co., AL. He was killed in car wreck just down the road from his house. Elbert Morgan
Mae and Ernie
Mae and Ernie
Audie Mae Morgan was born September 27, 1920 in Coxey, near Athens, Limestone Co., AL and died September 27, 1990 in Decatur, Morgan Co., AL to [1] James Wilson Adams who was born December 27, 1915 in AL and died April 30, 1962 in Nashville, TN. She married [2] Ernest W. Reece who was born April 6, 1911 in Tazwell, TN and died April 1982 in Decatur, AL. They were married in Covington, Kenton Co., KY in October of 1951.
Ransom J. Morgan was born October 28, 1922 in Limestone Co., AL and died there December 12, 1923.
Paul E. Morgan was born July 30, 1924 in AL and died of cancer on May 20, 1946 in AL. Paul Morgan
Billie Morgan Burlie "Billie" Morgan was born January 7, 1927 in AL and died January 9, 1998 in Tucson, Pima Co., AZ. He married Mary Gatlin. Billie served in the Phillipines with the U.S. Army during World War II where he was wounded. Children
Lonnie M. Morgan was born February 10, 1929 in Limestone Co., AL and died November 4, 1969 in Carthage, Smith Co., TN. He married Edith I. Carter who was born October 9, 1929. They were married in Athens, Limestone Co., AL on November 13, 1943. He was buried November 7, 1969, in Carthage Church of Christ, TN. Cause of Death: Probably of a Stroke. Children Lonnie Morgan
William R. Morgan was born April 19, 1931 in AL and died there of dyptheria on October 28, 1935.
Alma Jane Morgan married Joe Keenum.

4th Generation
Children of Billie Morgan and Mary Gatlin

Martha Morgan.

Delora A. Morgan.

Susie Morgan.

Vicky Morgan.

Donna M. Morgan.

Children of Lonnie M. Morgan and Edith Carter

Nancy G. Morgan married Robert W. Vincent.

Peggy J. Morgan was born August 1, 1951 in Limestone Co., AL and died April 10, 1971 in Carthage, Smith Co., TN. She married Barry L. Harville on October 3, 1970 in Smith Co., TN.

Cathy D. Morgan married Bobby E. Swann.


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