John Morris

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
John Morris, whose parents are unknown, was born about 1753.1 He died at Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey, 14 April 1805.1,2

John married Keziah Cook, daughter of Ellis Cook and Sarah Wortman, 4 February 1779.3,2

The inventory of John Morris of Mendham Twp, Morris Co., totaled $479.88, made by Matthew Lum, Jr. and Isaac Caston, 17 April 1805.4


Keziah Cook b. abt. 1754, d. 23 Dec 1806
This person was last edited on24 Jul 2015


  1. [S56] First Presbyterian Church, History of the First Presbyterian Church, Morristown, N. J. Part II: The Combined Registers, from 1742 to 1885 (Morristown, New Jersey: Banner Steam Print, 1931), 2:166, further cited as First Presb. Ch., The Combined Registers.
  2. [S1998] William Nelson et al., editors, Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 13 vols. ([various publishers], 1901-1949), 11:73-74 (File 1389 N), further cited as Nelson et al., Calendar of New Jersey Wills.
  3. [S2002] William Nelson, editor, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey: Volume 22, Marriage Records, 1665-1800 (Paterson, New Jersey: The Press Printing and Publishing, 1900), 268, further cited as Nelson, New Jersey Marriage Records, 1665-1800.
  4. [S1998] Nelson et al., Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 10:321 (File 1940 N).