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Descendants of Elisha Morgan


Generation No. 1

1. ELISHA MORGAN was born abt. 1815 in Tennessee. Death date <UNKNOWN>. He married 1 NANCY NORIS 13, June 1842 in Williamson county, Illinois. Marriage is recorded in Marion (Williamson) Illinois. Marriage record book 1839-1865 vol. 1, marriage book A only. They are also listed in the 1850 & 1860 Williamson county, Illinois U.S. census. They resided in Bainbridge Township (Williamson) Illinois. Elisha married a second time to MARTHA J. MORRIS on 17 March 1861. This marriage on record in Marion (Williamson) Illinois courthouse , marriage book 1839-1865, vol. 1.Actual license and return are in book D. They are also recorded in the 1870 Williamson Co., census.

Children of Elisha Morgan and Nancy Noris are:

Children of Elisha Morgan and Martha J. Morris:

Generation No. 2

2. ETHAN ALLEN MORGAN was born abt. 1844 in Williamson county, Illinois and died 7 September 1895 in the same county. He married MATILDA JANE CHAMNESS 25 Feb., 1866 in the Elder Baptist Church, Williamson co., Illinois. Their marriage was officialated by John H. D. Carlin. It is recorded at the Marion (Williamson), Illinois courthouse. They are also found in the 1880 Williason county Illinois census.Matilda J. Chamness is the daughter of Wiley Berry Chamness and Sarah Krantz.

Children of Ethan Allen Morgan and Matilda Jane Chamness:


Generation No. 3

WILLIAM WILEY MORGAN was born 1866 in Williamson county Illinois. He died 1925 in the same county. He married ELIZA C. CANNON abt 1902. They both are buried at the Hillcrest cemetery in Carterville (WILLIAMSON) Illinois. Eliza was b. 1872 in Illinois and d. 1951. She is the daughter of EPRIAM P. CANNON and MARGARET E. DAVIS.

Children of William Wiley Morgan and Eliza C. Cannon:

Generation No. 4

4. ZETHEL MORGAN was born 14 Feb 1903 in Herrin (Williamson) Illinois; died 4 Feb 1989 in Williamson county Illinois. She married JAMES PATRICK GOODEN abt. 1925. James is the son of CHARLES QUINCEY GOODEN and ELIZABETH (Lizza) OSBORN. Zethel and James are both buried in the Herrin City Cemetery, Herrin (Williamson) Illinois.

Children of Zethel Morgan and James Patrick Gooden:

Generation No. 5

5. TOMMY LEE GOODEN was born 13 June 1936 in Royalton (Williamson) Illinois, died in a car accident 1 Nov 1958 in Terre Haute (Vigo) Indiana. He is buried in the Herrin city cemetery, Herrin (Williamson) Illinois.

Children of Tommy Lee Gooden:

Generation No. 6

ZETHEL PATRICIA PRICE was born 21 August 1957 in Herrin City Hospital, Herrin (Williamson) Illinois. Married 1. DAVID EUGENE PORTER , 27 March 1974 in Benton Courthouse, Benton (Franklin) Illinois. Divorce 20 August 1978 in Mt. Vernon (Jefferson) Illinois. Married 2. FREDERICK JOHN PRICE, 28 Nov 1978 in Mt. Vernon (Jefferson) Illinois. Zethel's mother is NINA LOIS WRIGHT.

Children of Zethel Patricia Gooden and David Eugene Porter:

Children of Zethel Patricia Gooden and Frederick John Price:

NOTE: For those living other than myself I have given them the right of privacy.

Submitted by Patti Price

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