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Sir Anthony Morgan (b. 1650, d. 1688)Anthony Morgan51, 51, 51 was born 1650 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales52, and died 1688 in Farnham, Rappahannock, VA, USA53.He married Elizabeth Taylor on 1679 in Rappahanock, Va., daughter of James Taylor and Frances Walker.
Notes for Anthony Morgan:
Marriage Ref: "The Morgan Family" The Northern Neck Virginia. It mention Thant Anthony Morgan Married Elizabeth Taylor, dughter of James Taylor, who was descended from the Earls of Hare Near Carlisle, England.Copy from W.S.Foulks, Jr.
Children: Charles, Bridget, Anny, Anthony, and Robert.
Morgan Family by Walter H. Cunyus p.193.
Tyler's Quarterly Magazine, Vol 25, 1943-44, p 270.
Anthony Morgan of Old Rappahanock Co., VA by M. W. Hiden.
Also see VA Genealogies of VA Families from Tyler's Quarterly, Vol. II, p 708.
Anthony appears in County in 1665, serves an apprenticeship, has children listed in North Farnham Parish register. It is suggested he came from Bristol, England. IGI records suggest an Anthony & Charles Morgan, from Wales, who were relatives of Phillip Morgan of Glamorgan, Wales. Charles may have been the father of Anthony.
Research notes of Barron Flanary, Terrence Mason, Paul Sarrett, Jr., N. Dale Morgan.
The origin of Anthony Morgan is unknown at this time. It in unknown if he is the immigrant from England, Wales or Scotland. It has been suggested that he may have been a son of a Scottish coal miner sent to the colonies after his father was involved in the Bonnie Prince Charles and Jacobites Rebellion that occurred in 1745 in Scotland and Wales, suppressed by King George II of Great Britain. Then on the other hand, he might have been part of the Scotch-Irish movement which came into Maryland, Pennsylvania, and upper Virginia, and then migrated south to the Carolinas in search of land following the French and Indian War of 1755.
More About Anthony Morgan:
Date born 2: 1654, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.53
More About Anthony Morgan and Elizabeth Taylor:
Marriage 1: 1679, Rappahanock, Va..
Marriage 2: 1679, Westmoreland, VA, USA.53
Children of Anthony Morgan and Elizabeth Taylor are:
- +Charles Morgan, b. 28 Sep 1680, N Farnham, Rappahannock, VA, USA/Rappahannock Co., VA54, d. 22 Sep 1766, Fauquier, VA, USA54.
- Anny Morgan, b. 14 Mar 1684, Farnham, Rappahannock, VA, USA55,d., Old Rappahannock, VA, USA55.
- Anthony Morgan, b. 20 Nov 1686, Farnham, Rappahannock, VA, USA/Farnham, Richmond Co., VA55, d. 24 Jul 1753, Prince William, VA, USA55.
- Bridget Morgan.