'Morris02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Morris of London, Morris of York

Commoners reports that sixth in descent from Cadwgan ap Philip Dorddu, possibly through his 2nd son, was the following Hugh. We show the first few generaions in italics because BLG1886 provides a different parentage for the Roger Morris who m. Mary Jackson then Elizabeth Jackson.
Hugh Morris
m. Joyce Gattaker (dau/coheir of Thomas Gattaker of Shrewsbury)
1. Roger Morris
A. Thomas Morris
  m. Mary Rees
  i. Samuel Morris (2nd son)
  BLG1886 starts with Owen Morris (b c1670) who had 5 sons & 3 daughters, identifying the eldest son as ...
  a. Roger Morris 'of Netherby' (d 13.01.1748)
  m1. Mary Jackson (dau of Sir Peter Jackson of London by Mary, dau of Sir Peter Vandeput (Sheriff of London) by Margaret, dau of Sir John Buckworth of West Sheen)
  (1) James Morris, Sheriff of Surrey (a 1764)
  m1. (sp) Sarah Pratt
  m2. Mary Magdalen Matthew
  (A) Roger Morris (b 1764, d Alkmaar 19.09.1799, Lt. Colonel)
  (B) James Morris (b 1766, a 1835, Director of the Bank of England)
  m. Harriet Saunders (dau of Thomas Saunders of Yateley)
(i) Madeline Morris
  m. Joshua Saunders (cousin)
  (ii) Adelaide Morris
  m. (1838) Henry Rucker of Wandsworth
  (iii)+ other issue - James (d 18.11.1802), Roger (b 1801, d 24.12.1822), Harriet
  (C) Charles Morris of Wandsworth & London (b 1768, d 26.06.1844)
m. Sarah Haldimand (d 14.10.1841, dau of Anthony Francis Haldimand (nephew of Gen. Sir Frederick Haldimand, Governor of Quebec), sister of William (Director of the Bank of England))
  (i) Francis Anthony Morris of London (d 08.12.1842, 2nd son)
  m. Sophia Holford (dau of John Josias Holford of Kilgwyn)
  (ii) James Morris of London & Encombe (d 1883, Governor of the Bank of England)
  m. (06.12.1835) Sophia Campbell (d 1867, dau of James Campbell of Hampton Court)
  (iii)+ other issue - Charles of London & Malvern (d 1856), Jane of London (d 1869), Emma (d 1832)
  (2) Andrew Morris (b 10.04.1723, d infant)
  (3) Roger Morris of York (b 28.01.1727, d 13.09.1794, Colonel)
  m. (19.01.1758) Mary Philipse (b 05.07.1730, d 18.07.1825, dau of Frederick Philipse of New York)
  (A) Henry Gage Morris of York & Beverley (b 27.03.1770, d 24.11.1852, Rear Admiral RN, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (31.01.1805) Rebecca Newenham Millerd Orpen (d 07.03.1875, dau of Rev. Francis Orpen)
  (B) Johanna Morris
  m. (1787) Thomas Cowper Hincks (Captain)
(C)+ other issue (d unm) - Amherst (b 1763, d 29.04.1802, Captain RN), Maria of York (d 25.09.1836)
  m2. (09.11.1731) Elizabeth Jackson (d 08.1744, dau of Sir Philip Jackson of Pentrylas)
  (4) Charles Morris (b 09.01.1735, d unm)
  (5) Elizabeth Morris (b 02.08.1733, d 1798)
  m. Alexander Elcock of Hampton Court
  (6) Margaret Morris (b 11.12.1734)
  m. (13.03.1765, sp) Peter Shakerley of Shakerley & Somerford
  (7) Jane Morris (b 13.02.1739, d 13.07.1813)
  m. (28.06.1768) Sir George Baker, Bart, of Loventor
  (8) Mary Morris (b 05.01.1740, dsp)
  m. (31.12.1788) Rev. M. Babbs of Lyme Regis
  b. Sarah Morris
  m. _ Wright
  ii.+ other issue - Thomas, Roger
2. Margaret Morris

Main source(s): Commoenrs (vol IV, Morris of York), BLG1886 (Morris of Netherby)
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