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Stephen MORRIS
Born: 1732-12-08
Baptised: 1733-11-22
Died: 1810 (aged 77 years)
= Married  =
on: 1762-08-21
Mary FLOYD
Children:   |
Charlotte
Born: 1763-12-23
Baptised: 1764-01-18
Died: 1845-05-21

Further information for Stephen MORRIS.

Biography

Stephen, son of Jonas Morris of High Wycombe and Ann Wingrove of Penn, was baptised 12-12-1733. He married Mary Floyd of High Wycombe on 21-8-1762 by licence. Their only child, Charlotte, was baptised 18-1-1764. On 10-4-1786 Charlotte married Thomas Weller, butcher, second son of William Weller of Amersham Brewery. Their eldest son, Stephen, baptised 1787, at Penn, eventually became my Great-great-grandfather [Barbara Taylor].

Will of Stephen Morris of Putnam Place, farmer.

Made 1st . Jan . 1810, proved 11th. August 1810.
Executors: nephew Thomas Hearne of Pennbury, farmer, Joseph Pratt of Chepping Wycombe, husbandman and Mary, Stephen`s wife.

He left to Mary "all my Messuages, Lands, Tenements, Woods, Woodgrounds and Hereditaments" in Penn and Princes Risborough, also "all my part or share of and in a Leasehold Wood called Saint John`s Wood Term and Terms of years therein" etc.

Probably Stephen died soon after making his Will -his signature is very shaky -and Mary made hers on 28th January 1810. Mary died later that year leaving


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