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Family of Langley MORRIS and Elizabeth KENT

Husband: Langley MORRIS (1817-1869)
Wife: Elizabeth KENT ( - )
Children: James Kent MORRIS (1847-1891)
John MORRIS (1849- )
Elizabeth MORRIS (1851- )
Margaret MORRIS (1853- )
Mary MORRIS (1856- )
Sarah MORRIS (1858- )
William MORRIS (1861- )
Martha MORRIS (1863- )
Edward MORRIS (1866- )
Marriage Q4 1846 Shrewsbury, Shropshire1

Husband: Langley MORRIS

Name: Langley MORRIS
Sex: Male
Father: Edward MORRIS ( - )
Mother: -
Birth 1817 Chirbury, Shropshire
Death Q2 1869 (age 51-52) Oswestry, Shropshire2
Occupation 27 May 1872 (age 54-55) Farmer3

Wife: Elizabeth KENT

Name: Elizabeth KENT
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -

Child 1: James Kent MORRIS

Name: James Kent MORRIS
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Sarah JONES (1846?-1879)
Spouse 2: Elizabeth JONES (1849?- )
Birth 1847 Preston Gubbals, Shropshire
Residence 27 May 1872 (age 24-25) Shrewsbury, Shropshire3
Frankwell
Occupation 27 May 1872 (age 24-25) Grocer; Shrewsbury, Shropshire3
Religion 27 May 1872 (age 24-25) Church of England3
Residence 8 Nov 1872 (age 24-25) Shrewsbury, Shropshire4
Frankwell
Occupation 8 Nov 1872 (age 24-25) Grocer; Shrewsbury, Shropshire4
Residence 27 Dec 1874 (age 26-27) Shrewsbury, Shropshire5
Providence Terrace, New Street
Occupation 27 Dec 1874 (age 26-27) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire5
Residence 10 Sep 1876 (age 28-29) Shrewsbury, Shropshire6
66 New Street, Frankwell
Occupation 10 Sep 1876 (age 28-29) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire6
Residence 28 Dec 1879 (age 31-32) Shrewsbury, Shropshire7
70 Mount Street, Frankwell
Occupation 28 Dec 1879 (age 31-32) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire7
Residence 19 Jun 1881 (age 33-34) Shrewsbury, Shropshire8
70 New Street
Occupation 19 Jun 1881 (age 33-34) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire8
Residence 21 Jan 1883 (age 35-36) Shrewsbury, Shropshire9
70 New Street
Occupation 21 Jan 1883 (age 35-36) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire9
Residence 7 Aug 1887 (age 39-40) Shrewsbury, Shropshire10
Radbrook
Occupation 7 Aug 1887 (age 39-40) Chandler; Shrewsbury, Shropshire10
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 44) Shrewsbury, Shropshire11
Radbrook, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 43-44) Candle Manufacturer; Shrewsbury, Shropshire11
Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employer
Death 14 Nov 1891 (age 44) Atcham, Shropshire12
Probate 22 Feb 1892 Shrewsbury, Shropshire13
Bladwell & Frankwell
Occupation 13 Jul 1899 (age 51-52) (Deceased) Chandler14

Child 2: John MORRIS

Name: John MORRIS
Sex: Male
Birth 1849

Child 3: Elizabeth MORRIS

Name: Elizabeth MORRIS
Sex: Female
Birth 9 Mar 1851

Child 4: Margaret MORRIS

Name: Margaret MORRIS
Sex: Female
Birth 19 Jul 1853 Bicton, Shropshire

Child 5: Mary MORRIS

Name: Mary MORRIS
Sex: Female
Birth 1856 Bicton, Shropshire

Child 6: Sarah MORRIS

Name: Sarah MORRIS
Sex: Female
Birth 1858 Bicton, Shropshire

Child 7: William MORRIS

Name: William MORRIS
Sex: Male
Birth 1861 Bicton, Shropshire

Child 8: Martha MORRIS

Name: Martha MORRIS
Sex: Female
Birth 1863 Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire

Child 9: Edward MORRIS

Name: Edward MORRIS
Sex: Male
Birth 1866 Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire

Sources

1"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Marriages Dec 1846 (>99%)

Kent Elizabeth Shrewsbury 18 238
Morris Langley Shrewsbury 18 238
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
2Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Jun 1869 (>99%)
Morris Langley 52 Oswestry 6a 465
3"Marriage Baschurch, Shropshire (All Saints Parish Church) 27 MAY 1872 James Kent MORRIS & Sarah JONES" (229).
Text From Source: 1872, Marriage solemnized at All Saints Parish Church in the Parish of Baschurch in the County of
Marriage No: 229
When Married: 27 MAY 1872
Name and Surname: James Kent MORRIS and Sarah JONES
Age: 25 and 25
Condition: Bachelor and Spinster
Rank or Profession: Grocer and -
Residence at the time of Marriage: Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire and Newtown, Baschurch, Shropshire
Father's Name and Surname: Langley MORRIS and John JONES
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer and Farmer
Married in the church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, By Banns by me, William Jones - Vicar.
This Marriage was solemnized between us, James Kent MORRIS and Sarah JONES
in the Presence of us, Witnesses: John JONES, Margaret MORRIS
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Source: Marriage Baschurch, Shropshire (All Saints Parish Church) 27 MAY 1872 James Kent MORRIS & Sarah JONES, Marriage Baschurch, Shropshire (All Saints Parish Church) 27 MAY 1872 James Kent MORRIS & Sarah JONES

4"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 8 NOV 1872 James Kent MORRIS" (774).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 8 Nov 1872
Child's Christian Name: James Kent
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Sarah
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Grocer
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater - Vicar
Born: 30 Oct 1872
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 8 NOV 1872 James Kent MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 8 NOV 1872 James Kent MORRIS

5"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 27 DEC 1874 Frederick Langley MORRIS" (144).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 27 Dec 1874
Child's Christian Name: Frederick Langley
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Sarah
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: Providence Terrace, New Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater
Born: 28 Nov 1874
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 27 DEC 1874 Frederick Langley MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 27 DEC 1874 Frederick Langley MORRIS

6"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 10 SEP 1876 Henry MORRIS" (285).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 10 Sep 1876
Child's Christian Name: Henry
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Sarah
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: 66 New Street, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater
Born: 20 Aug 1876
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 10 SEP 1876 Henry MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 10 SEP 1876 Henry MORRIS

7"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 28 DEC 1879 Fanny MORRIS" (545).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 28 Dec 1879
Child's Christian Name: Fanny
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Sarah
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: 70 Mount Street, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater
Born: 1 Dec 1879
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 28 DEC 1879 Fanny MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 28 DEC 1879 Fanny MORRIS

8"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 19 JUN 1881 Herbert MORRIS" (657).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 19 Jun 1881
Child's Christian Name: Herbert
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Elizabeth
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: 70 New Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater - Vicar
Born: 18 Apr 1881
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 19 JUN 1881 Herbert MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 19 JUN 1881 Herbert MORRIS

9"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 21 JAN 1883 Minnie MORRIS" (768).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 21 Jan 1883
Child's Christian Name: Minnie
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Elizabeth
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: 70 New Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater - Vicar
Born: 5 Dec 1882
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 21 JAN 1883 Minnie MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 21 JAN 1883 Minnie MORRIS

10"Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 7 AUG 1887 Alice MORRIS" (351).
Text From Source: Baptisms at St George's Church, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
When baptized: 7 Aug 1887
Child's Christian Name: Alice
Parents' Christian Names: James Kent and Elizabeth
Parents' Surname: MORRIS
Abode: Radbrook, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Quality, Trade or Profession: Chandler
By whom the ceremony was performed: C.H. Drinkwater - Vicar
Born: 7 Jul 1887
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Source: Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 7 AUG 1887 Alice MORRIS, Baptism Shrewsbury, Shropshire 7 AUG 1887 Alice MORRIS

11"Census 1891 (James Kent Morris) Shrewsbury, Shropshire RG12/2113/61/16" (RG12/2113/61/16).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,Born,Infirmity,Language Spoken
James Kent MORRIS,Head,M,M,44,Candle Manufacturer,Employer,Preston Gubbals, Shropshire,,
Elizabeth MORRIS,Wife,M,F,42,,,Great Ness, Salop,,
James Kent MORRIS,Son,S,M,18,Grocer's Assistant,Employed,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Frederick Langley MORRIS,Son,S,M,16,Grocer's Assistant,Employed,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Henry MORRIS,Son,S,M,14,Candle Maker's Apprentice,Employed,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Fanny MORRIS,Daughter,S,F,11,Scholar,,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Herbert MORRIS,Son,S,M,9,Scholar,,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Minnie MORRIS,Daughter,S,F,7,Scholar,,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Alice MORRIS,Daughter,S,F,4,,,Shrewsbury, Shropshire,,
Sarah MORRIS,Sister,S,F,31,Housekeeper,Employed,Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire,,
Emma BROOKFIELD,Servant,S,F,17,General servant,Employed,Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire,,
John Arthur BROOKFIELD,Servant,S,M,16,General servant,Employed,Baschurch, Shropshire,,
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Source: Census 1891 (James Kent Morris) Shrewsbury, Shropshire RG12/2113/61/16, James Kent Morris 91

12"FreeBMD Website" (http://freebmd.rootsweb.com). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Deaths Dec 1891 (>99%)
Morris James Kent 44 Atcham 6a 518
13"James Kent Morris Probate". Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: MORRIS James Kent of Bladwell and of Frankwell both in Shrewsbuey Griocer and Chandler died 14th November 1891 at Bladwell, Probate Shrewsbury 22nd February to William Major hatter and John Oliver tailor
Effects £4441 17s 10d
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Source: James Kent Morris Probate, James Kent Morris Probate 1892

14"Marriage Shrewsbury, Shropshire (All Saints Church) 13 JUL 1899 James Kent MORRIS & Catherine SMOUT" (159).
Text From Source: 1899, Marriage solemnized at All Saints Church in the Parish of Shrewsbury in the County of
Marriage No: 159
When Married: 13 JUL 1899
Name and Surname: James Kent MORRIS and Catherine SMOUT
Age: 27 and 21
Condition: Bachelor and Spinster
Rank or Profession: Commercial Traveller and -
Residence at the time of Marriage: 7 Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire and 5 Albert Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Father's Name and Surname: James Kent MORRIS and John SMOUT
Rank or Profession of Father: (Deceased) Chandler and (Deceased) Butcher
Married in the church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, By Banns by me, .
This Marriage was solemnized between us, James Kent MORRIS and Catherine SMOUT
in the Presence of us, Witnesses: Richard SMOUT, Lucy Hannah SMOUT
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Source: Marriage Shrewsbury, Shropshire (All Saints Church) 13 JUL 1899 James Kent MORRIS & Catherine SMOUT, Marriage Shrewsbury, Shropshire (All Saints Church) 13 JUL 1899 James Kent MORRIS & Catherine SMOUT