Jonathan James Morris1

#3298, (December 1877-9 January 1931)
Father*James Cave Morris2 b. Jul 1846, d. Mar 1934
Mother*Sophia Smith2 b. Mar 1850, d. 16 Jul 1933
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings, Lincolnshire.
The Palmers from Lincolnshire.
The Woodwards of Lincolnshire
Birth*DEC 1877 Jonathan James Morris was born in DEC 1877 at Maxey, Lincolnshire, EnglandG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with James Cave Morris and Sophia Smith at GNR Welland Gate House, Deeping St James, Lincolnshire, EnglandG, together with Joseph Morris and Harriet Morris.4 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 Jonathan James Morris lived at The Green, East Markham, Nottinghamshire, EnglandG.5 
Marriage*28 JUL 1903 He married Maud Benington on 28 JUL 1903 at St Pega's Church, Peakirk, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.6,7 
Employment*2 APR 1911 Jonathan James Morris was employed as Railway Signalman.8 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Maud Benington lived at 26 Gracemead Cottages, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, EnglandG, together with Eva Jane Morris, James Benington Morris and Harriet Maud Morris.8 
Employment1930 Jonathan James Morris was employed as Divisional Superintendant, (railways.)9 
Death*9 JAN 1931 He died on 9 JAN 1931 at 4 Sleaford Road, Boston, Lincolnshire, EnglandG, aged 53.10,11 


Maud Benington b. Sep 1881
Marriage*28 JUL 1903 He married Maud Benington on 28 JUL 1903 at Peakirk, NorthamptonshireG.6,7 
Last Edited8 May 2019


  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. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, boarder, Gilberts.
  6. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage, Maud Benington & Jonathan James Morris; Peterborough, Jul-Sep 1903, vol. 3b 537.
  7. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Jonathan James Morris, 26, father James Cave, & Maud Bennington, 21, father John, St Pega, Peakirk, Northants, no 106, p 53.
  8. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  9. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, register of marriage; occupation on dau. marriage.
  10. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, Boston, Lincs. age 53, Jan-Mar 1931, vol. 7a 567.
  11. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to Ellen Morris, widow.
  12. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, age & place.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016