John D. Rockefeller

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John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company


    James Morgan

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    • 9th Generation — 6th Great-grandfather of John D. Rockefeller
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 328 
    • Mother:
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    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1607 
    • Birth Location:
    • Llandaff, Glamorganshire, Wales 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 1685 
    • Death Location:
    • Groton, New London, Connecticut 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Avery-Morgan Burial Ground, Groton, New London, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Aug 1640 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Roxbury, Litchfield, Connecticut 
    • Children:

    • Hannah Morgan

      James Morgan Jr. (Ahnentafel No:164 )

      John Morgan

      Joseph Morgan

    • Notes: 
    • Ancestor to President Millard Fillmore, President Warren G. Harding, and Princess Diana.

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  • Sources for James Morgan

    • 5 Andrews, Henry Porter , The Descendants of John Porter, of Windsor, Connecticut , Saratoga Springs, NY: G.W. Ball (1882) , 614, [Birth].
    • 6 Brookfield, Henry Morgan , Twelve Generations in America , Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Company (1937) , 153.
    • 8 Jacobus, Donald Lines , Families of Ancient New Haven; originally published as New Haven Genealogical Magazine , (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008) , 1549.
    • 9 Lester, J. William , The Lesters: A Brief History and Genealogy of the Lesters of Massachusetts and Connecticut Co lonies , Gary, Indiana: Calumet Press (1926) , 19.
    • 10 Morgan, Appleton , A History of the Family of Morgan, from the Year 1089 to Present Times , New York: For Subscibers only (1902) , 102-106, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 11 Morgan, Nathaniel H. , Morgan Genealogy: A History of James Morgan, of New London, Conn., and His Descendants; Fro m 1607 to 1869 , Hartford: Press of Case, Lockwood and Brainard (1869) , 22-23, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 12 Roberts, Eloise, M. , Some Colonial Families: Avery, Brewster, Mills, Morgan, Smith, Starr, Stewart, Tracy , Avard, Oklahoma: Privately Printed (1926) , 35-39.
    • 14 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner , American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales , Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984) , 30, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 16 The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society , New York Genealogical and Biographical Record , 1908, Vol. 39, p. 209.
    • 17 Wheeler, Richard Anson , History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut, From its First Settleme nt in 1649 to 1900 , New London, Connecticut: Press of the Day Publishing Company (1900) , 479, Google Books (Digital Library).