Joseph Morris1

#2170, (1 February 1880-March 1966)
Father*James Cave Morris1 b. Jul 1846, d. Mar 1934
Mother*Sophia Smith1 b. Mar 1850, d. 16 Jul 1933
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings
The Palmers of Deeping St James
Birth*1 FEB 1880 Joseph Morris was born on 1 FEB 1880 at Deeping St James, Lincolnshire, England.2 
Marriage*22 OCT 1913 He married Alice Maud Heath on 22 OCT 1913 at St Peter's Church, West Molesey, Surrey, England, witnessed by Sophia Smith.3 
Death*MAR 1966 Joseph Morris died in MAR 1966 at Dartford, Kent, England, aged 86.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with James Cave Morris and Sophia Smith at GNR Welland Gate House, Deeping St James, Lincolnshire, England, together with Harriet Morris and Jonathan James Morris.5 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 Joseph Morris lived at Park Road, East Molesey, Middlesex, England.6 
Employment*26 APR 1919 He was employed as Accountant.7 
Emigration*26 APR 1919 He and Alice Maud Heath emigrated on 26 APR 1919 from Hong Kong, China.8 
Residence28 APR 1919 Joseph Morris and Alice Maud Heath lived at Modbury, Deeping St James, Lincolnshire, England, together with Eileen Alice Morris and Daphne Maude Morris.8 
Immigration*19 OCT 1928 Joseph Morris and Alice Maud Heath immigrated on 19 OCT 1928 to Hong Kong.9 
Residence*JUN 1944 Joseph Morris and Alice Maud Heath lived at 'Kowloon' 38 Regent Road, Surbiton, Surrey, England.10 


Alice Maud Heath b. Mar 1880, d. 19 Jul 1944
Marriage*22 OCT 1913 Joseph Morris married Alice Maud Heath on 22 OCT 1913 at West Molesey, Surrey, witnessed by Sophia Smith.3 
Last Edited14 Jun 2015


  1. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, Day Family Tree,, charlotteday.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bourne, Lincs, Jan-Mar 1880, vol 7a 378A.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Joseph Morris, 33, father James Cave Morris, & Alice Maud Heath, 33, father William Heath; St Peter, West Molesey, Surrey, no 249, p 125.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, Dartford, Kent, Jan-Mar 1966, age 86, vol 5f 440.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  6. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, described as visitor to Robert & Mary Shutt. Note Mary comes from Deeping too.
  7. [S61] Passengers, on passenger list.
  8. [S61] Passengers, family on the 'Scandanavian' from St Johns, New Brunswick to Liverpool.
  9. [S61] Passengers, on 'Naldera', P&O London to Hong Kong.
  10. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, date & residence before death.
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