William Bryson Morris + Eunice Short                          Manes Hanley Dawson + Denado Iva Nolin
           |                                                                                        |
William B. Morris                   +                Margaret E. Dawson
1828 - 1894                  m. 1849                        1830     -         ?
Missouri    Jackson Co NC                                                   Rutherford Co NC
                                                    |

                           James H. Morris (Sarah E. Chastain), 1850 - 1922
                           John Baxter Morris (Laura E. Burnette), 1852 - 1926
                           E. J. Morris (dtr), 1856 - ?
                           Mary W. Morris, 1857 - ?
                           Manos Hanley Morris (Mary Jane Long), 1860 - 1923
                           Sarah Morris (Charlie Parker), 1865 - ?
                           Thomas Morris, 1868 - ?
                           Pauline Morris (John Green), 1871 - ?

Sources: U. S. Federal Census, 1880, Webster, Jackson Co, NC.;
   William B. Morris, "The William B. and Margret E. (Dawson) Morris Family",
   
Old Buncombe County Heritage, Vol II, Doris Cline Ward, editor, p. 273.

"James H. lived in Caney Fork and worked as a farmer and in the timber business with his father. He
also operated a store in the Soco section of Jackson County."

"John Baxter . . . was a school teacher in the Cruso area of Haywood County. . . . later moved to the
Acton section of Buncombe County where John worked for the
Sulphur Springs Resort and Dairy."

"E. J." . . . was a school teacher and never married."

"Manos Hanley Morris . . . was a businessman, owning two mercantile stores in the Sylva area and
one in Marshall, NC, . . . and ran a hotel in Webster."  

"Sarah . . . a housewife . . . lived near the Cherokee Reservation where her daughter Karo taught
high school."

"Thomas was living with his parents in Webster in 1880."

"Pauline was a housewife. She lived and died near Whittier."

Sources: U. S. Federal Census, 1880, Webster, Jackson Co, NC.;
   William B. Morris, "The William B. and Margret E. (Dawson) Morris Family",
   
HOBC, Vol II, Doris Cline Ward, editor, p. 273;
   Ancestry.com's BillMorris808 family tree.
                           
WNC Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 8 Jan 2010