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MORLEY - - Haslingford, Cambridgeshire to South Australia & beyond

Journal by julz58

Robert Glazer MORLEY was born in early 1795 and baptised at Haslingford, CAM, ENG on 26 May 1795, the son of William Morley and Sarah Smith. He married Charlotte Rebecca SMITH in 1818 also at Haslingford.

They had at least one son - Thomas George MORLEY who was born in 1825 at Brigstock, Northamptonshire. He became engaged to Sarah Jane Bott, daughter of John Sorrell Bott and Rebecca Lovell also of Brigstock, and when the Bott family migrated to SA in 1846 aboard the Isabella Watson Thomas came with them. The couple were married at St James' Church, Blakiston, SA on 22 Jan 1855.

They had a family of 10 children but only 7 of them grew to adulthood-

1. Rebecca Morley - born in 1855 and married in 1880 to John Robert Hall.

2. Robert Morley - born 1857 and married in 1892 in Broken Hill, NSW to Margaret Bowen.

3. John Richard Morley - born in June 1859 and died in April 1960.

4. John Richard Morley - born in April 1861 and died in June 1862.

5. Elizabeth Jane Morley - born 1863 and died in May 1864.

6. Mary Ann Morley - born 1864 and married Charles Henry Stevens in 1892.

7. Maria Thompson Morley - born 1868 and married George Strange in 1893.

8. Sarah Morley - born 1868.

9. Charlotte Morley - born 1869 and had a relationship with Henry Rose.

10. William Joseph Morley - born 1871 and marred to Fanny Eliza Catherine Stevens.

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on 2011-09-18 03:35:38

julz58 , from Wanganui, NZ, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Jul 2011. is researching the following names: CLIFFORD, STOKES, BOTT and 30 other(s).

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by stillman22 on 2011-10-12 06:07:44

I am a great grand daughter of Maria Morley and George Strange. Was at Blakiston Anglican Church on Sunday

by julz58 on 2011-10-12 14:03:45

Great to hear from you. We should swap notes on this family. You could email me personally at if you wish

by stillman22 on 2011-10-19 20:12:53

Thank you. I will I did try at big pond. I have not been well so have not checked any thing lately. My email is

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