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Cloverdale Cemetery ~ David M. Morris ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Morris, David M.
LAST: Morris FIRST: David MID: M.
BORN: 26 Feb 1849 DIED: 24 Feb 1912 BURIED: 26 Feb 1912
DEATH PLACE: Turner, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father James Morris
Maiden name of mother Catalina Cornelius
Spouse - Elizabeth Ann Johnston
OSBH DC (Marion County 1912) #835 – David M. Morris, male, married, farmer, b. 26 Feb 1849 in Iowa, d. 24 Feb 1912 ½ mile west of Turner, Oregon at the age of 68 years, name of father James Morris, name of mother Catalina, interment 26 Feb IOOF Cornelius, undertaker W.T. Rigdon, informant Oscar Morris of Salem.
MARRIAGE – “D.M. Morris & E. M. (E.A.) Johnson [Johnston], m 5 Apr 1869 at house of & by C.C. Stratton, M.G. Wit: A.J. Morris & Mr. J.E. Stratton #1145 pg 439 & Bk 1 pg 86”.
1880 OR CENSUS - David M. Morris, age 36, occupation farmer, b. Iowa, is enumerated with wife Elizabeth A., age 30, b. Oregon, along with Julia, age 10, b. Oregon, Jane E., age 8, b. Oregon, Jasper N., age 5, b. Oregon, and Eva May, age 3 months, b. Oregon.
1900 OR CENSUS - David M. Morris, age 46, occupation farmer, b. Feb 1849 in Iowa, is enumerated with his wife Elizabeth, age 49, mother of 8 children 5 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Jul 1850 in Oregon, along with Eva, age 20, single, b. Mar 1880 in Oregon, Etta, age 18, b. Oct 1883 in Oregon, and Grace, age 12, b. Jul 1887 in Oregon.
DISCREPANCY – DC and 1900 census give year of birth as 1849, marker as 1845
D.M. Morris
1845 – 1912
Marion County Oregon Marriage Records, 1849-1871, Vol. I, pg 75 
1880 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Turner, ED 86, pg 22B)
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Turner, ED 141, sheet 5B)

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