Jonathan James Morris1

#3298, (December 1877-9 January 1931)
Father*James Cave Morris2 b. Jul 1846, d. Mar 1934
Mother*Sophia Smith2 b. Jun 1850, d. 16 Jul 1933
ChartsJoseph Smith's descendants
Birth*DEC 1877 Jonathan James Morris was born in DEC 1877 at Maxey, Lincolnshire, England.3 
(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 Joseph Morris and Harriet Morris.4 
Marriage*JUL 1903 Jonathan James Morris married Maud Beninngton in JUL 1903 at Peakirk, Northamptonshire, England.5 
Employment*2 APR 1911 Jonathan James Morris was employed as Railway Signalman.6 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Maud Beninngton lived at 26 Gracemead Cottages, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England, together with Eva Jane Morris, James Benington Morris and Harriet Maud Morris.6 
Employment1930 Jonathan James Morris was employed as Divisional Superintendant, (railways.)7 
Death*9 JAN 1931 He died on 9 JAN 1931 at 4 Sleaford Road, Boston, Lincolnshire, England, aged 53.8,9 


Maud Beninngton b. Sep 1881
Marriage*JUL 1903 He married Maud Beninngton in JUL 1903 at Peakirk, Northamptonshire.5 
Last Edited14 Jun 2015


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Peterborough, Oct-Dec 1877, vol 3b 263.
  2. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, age & place.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Peterborough, Oct-Dec 1877, vol 3b 263. as Morriss.
  4. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  5. [S17] BMD indices, marriage, Maud Benington & Jonathan James Morris; Peterborough, Jul-Sep 1903, vol. 3b 537.
  6. [S68] The 1911 census.
  7. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, register of marriage; occupation on dau. marriage.
  8. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, Boston, Lincs. age 53, Jan-Mar 1931, vol. 7a 567.
  9. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to Ellen Morris, widow.
  10. [S68] The 1911 census, age & place.
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