See also

Family of Richard Faithful MORRIS and Milinda Elliott BLACKLER

Husband: Richard Faithful MORRIS (1856-1922)
Wife: Milinda Elliott BLACKLER (1864-1957)
Children: Lorraine MORRIS (1882-c. 1950)
Violet Vivian Elliott MORRIS (1884-1919)
Marion Linda Charity MORRIS (1886-1969)
Leila Melinda MORRIS (1888- )
Colin Elliott MORRIS (1890-1955)
Eric Arthur MORRIS (1895-1916)
Glyn Ian MORRIS (1908- )
Marriage 7 Dec 1883 MacKay, Queensland, Australia

Husband: Richard Faithful MORRIS

Name: Richard Faithful MORRIS1
Sex: Male
Father: Jesse John MORRIS (1830-1891)
Mother: Anne CRABBE (1840-1926)
Birth 24 Jul 1856 Eatons Will - Grafton, NSW., Australia
Occupation Cattle Station Manager
Death 1922 (age 65-66) Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

Wife: Milinda Elliott BLACKLER

Name: Milinda Elliott BLACKLER1
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas Elliot BLACKLER (1827-1902)
Mother: Anne STONEMAN (c. 1828-1903)
Birth 22 Jul 1864 Tormoham, Devon, England
Emigration 27 Aug 1880 (age 16) to Australia2
Death 1957 (age 92-93) Parkdale - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Child 1: Lorraine MORRIS

Name: Lorraine MORRIS1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Johann STENDER ( - )
Birth 30 May 1882
Death c. 1950 (age 67-68)

Child 2: Violet Vivian Elliott MORRIS

Name: Violet Vivian Elliott MORRIS1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Henry Edward COGGER ( - )
Birth 12 May 1884 Grafton or Burketown, NSW, Australia
Death 5 May 1919 (age 34) Upper Macedon, Victoria, Australia

Child 3: Marion Linda Charity MORRIS

Name: Marion Linda Charity MORRIS1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Herbert Stanley CREELMAN (1885-1969)
Birth 26 Jun 1886 Queensland, Australia
Death 10 Jun 1969 (age 82)

Child 4: Leila Melinda MORRIS

Name: Leila Melinda MORRIS1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Byron HARDING ( - )
Birth 26 Feb 1888

Child 5: Colin Elliott MORRIS

Name: Colin Elliott MORRIS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ethel May Deans INGLIS (1888-1975)
Birth 26 Jan 1890 Grafton, NSW, Australia
Death 26 Jun 1955 (age 65) Colac, Victoria, Australia

Child 6: Eric Arthur MORRIS

Name: Eric Arthur MORRIS1
Sex: Male
Birth 1895
Death 21 Nov 1916 (age 20-21) Naneen Station, Western Australia, Australia

Child 7: Glyn Ian MORRIS

Name: Glyn Ian MORRIS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary MCCORMACK (1915- )
Birth 2 May 1908 Collingswood, South Australia, Australia

Note on Marriage

See newspaper article in Blackler notes

Note on Husband: Richard Faithful MORRIS

Sailed for Australia 27 Aug 1880

Note on Wife: Milinda Elliott BLACKLER

Milinda sailed for Australia in 1880. Possibly the first white woman to settle in the Northern Territory


1"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
2"Davis Family Bible.".