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Morgan Genealogy & History

Morgan is a legendary Gaelic-Celtic name originating in Wales that predates Christianity. Initially it was spelled "Morcant", but there are other spellings, including Morgen, Morgain, and Merrigan. Morcant is formed from "mor", meaning "sea", and "cant", meaning circle. Sea defender, warrior, or chief are likely translations. Morgan genealogy tells us that Morgan was first found in Caernarvonshire, where the family seat has been since ancient times. Morgan family history has the first recorded use by Thomas Morgaine, Knight of Monmouth, in 1538. Well known Morgans are financier John Pierpont Morgan, actor Harry Morgan (Col. Potter from M*A*S*H), and Julia Morgan, architect of over 700 buildings.


Morgan Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Bradford Morgan-- --, 1916December ,1984NY
B Alvin Morgan-- --, 1919January 29,2010TN
C Clinton Morgan-- --, 1923January 18,2000NJ
D Jean Morgan-- --, 1930February 7,2007PA

Morgan Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Dalton Morgan-- --, 1927January 28,2006Palmetto,FL
F Glenn Morgan-- --, 1924May 8,1992Deltona,FL
G Hilbrean Morgan-- --, 1917September 8,2001Lexington,NC
Harley Morgan-- --, 1928August 8,2010Jesup,GA

Morgan Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Andrew MorganClivie MckenzieAugust 4,1936Wake, NC
Bernice MorganWilla LeeAugust 22,1942Wake, NC
Calvin MorganJuantia McneilFebruary 18,1934Wake, NC
Fureathers MorganFlorida LeeSeptember 28,1932Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Morgan

53rd: Kelly54th: Cox
55th: Martinez56th: Rodriguez
57th: Bailey58th: Cooper
59th: Reed60th: Ward
61st: Bell62nd: Sullivan

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