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Lewis Henry Morgan

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Lewis Henry Morgan

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    Lewis Henry Morgan

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 21 Nov 1818 
    • Birth Location:
    • Aurora, Cayuga, New York 
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    • Death Date:
    • 17 Dec 1881 
    • Death Location:
    • Rochester, Monroe, New York 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe, New York 
    • Notes: 
    • American Anthropologist and Social Theorist

      aka “Father of American Anthropology”

  • Marriages for Lewis Henry Morgan


    • Spouse:
    • Mary Elizabeth Steele
    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Aug 1851

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  • Sources for Lewis Henry Morgan

    • 2 Morgan, Nathaniel H., Morgan Genealogy: A History of James Morgan, of New London, Conn., and His Descendants; From 1607 to 1869, Hartford: Press of Case, Lockwood and Brainard (1869), 119, 177-179.
    • 4 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 50.