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Cloverdale Cemetery ~ Bertha Louise Morris ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Morris, Bertha Louise
LAST: Morris FIRST: Bertha MID: Louise
BORN: 25 Oct 1893 DIED: 21 May 1922 BURIED: 23 May 1922
BIRTH PLACE:  Newberg, Yamhill Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Turner, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father Joseph C. Morris
Maiden name of mother Jeannette Dixon
(sister of Anna Morris Hunsaker & Florence Morris Case) 
OSBH DC (Marion County 1922) #418 – Bertha Louise Morris, female, single, stenographer, b. 25 Oct 1893 in Newberg, Oregon, d. 21 May 1922 in Turner, Oregon at the age of 28 y’s 6 m’s 26 d’s, name of father Jos. C. Morris (b. Henry Co., Indiana), maiden name of mother Jeannette Dixon (b. Rush Co., Indiana), interment 23 May IOOF, undertaker Terwilliger, informant J.C. Morris of Turner.
1900 OR CENSUS - Bertha Morris, age 7, b. Oct 1892 in Oregon, is enumerated with Nettie, age 34, married 11 years, mother of 5, b. Feb 1866 in Indiana, along with Anna, age 10, b. Oct 1899 in Oregon, Edith, age 8, b. Jun 1891 in Oregon, Frances, age 4, b. Apr 1896 in Oregon, and Elizabeth, age 2, b. Mar 1898 in Oregon. [Note – Joseph is not enumerated with the family]
DISCREPANCY – Obit and marker give year of birth as 1893, 1900 census gives year of birth as 1892. 

NOTE - Photograph of Bertha, taken circa 1900, courtesy of Jean Hunsaker. See record for mother, Nettie, for the complete family portrait.
NOTE - The group picture is a photograph of family and friends gathered for Bertha's funeral.  Courtesy of Jean Hunsaker.
Bertha L.
1893 - 1922
OSBH DC (Marion County 1922) #418 
1900 OR CENSUS (Yamhill Co., Newberg, ED 167, sheet 18A)
SPACE: 4-2-1  

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