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  • ID: I4006
  • Name: DORCAS DARCAS MORGAN
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: 8 APR 1830 in WAYNE COUNTY, GEORGIA
  • Note: 1837
  • Death: 7 JUL 1904 in WAYNE COUNTY, GEORGIA
  • Burial: HIGH BLUFF CEM. PIERCE CO. GA.(Brantley Co.)
  • Ancestral File #: LGT9-KB
  • Note:
    *The story is told that after John went off to fight in the
    Civil War, he left Dorcas's brother, Ephriam along with the
    overseer to take care of the home. Dorcas not being able to read
    or write, along with her three daughters, was kicked off the
    home place by her brother and the overseer. Dorcas became
    midwife, living where ever she and the girls could. In the
    process of time, she had 4 other children, all given the name of
    "Highsmith. As time went one of the 4 asked who their "father"
    was. She proceeded to tell them by telling Jim to stay away from
    the "Kelly" girls when he went looking for a wife. The other
    brother, Henry rant and raved and their mother never told the
    rest who their daddy was.Henry alfred was a cripple. Ed and Ada
    Leah had the same daddy, just never knew who he was.
  • Note:
    *Keziah was the daughter of Keziah Walker Jacobs Morgan and
    Samuel B Borgan. Her husband was John E Highsmith and he was
    killed in the Civil War




    Father: SAMUEL B MORGAN b: 1785 in ANSON, NORTH CAROLINA
    Mother: KEZIAH "ZEZIAH" WALKER b: ABT 1798 in GLYNN COUNTY, GEORGIA

    Marriage 1 JOHN E or A HIGHSMITH b: 1835 in WAYNE COUNTY, GEORGIA
    • Married: 11 NOV 1858 in WAYNE COUNTY, GEORGIA
    Children
    1. Has No Children KEZIAH F HIGHSMITH b: 1860 in GEORGIA
    2. Has No Children MARTHA A HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1862 in GEORGIA
    3. Has Children MARY ELIZABETH "Mollie" HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1862 in GEORGIA
    4. Has No Children HENRY H HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1865 in GEORGIA
    5. Has No Children JAMES CALVIN "JIM' HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1868 in WAYNE COUNTY, GEORGIA
    6. Has No Children ADA LEAH "Addie" HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1871 in GEORGIA
    7. Has No Children SAMUEL "ED" HIGHSMITH b: ABT 1875 in GEORGIA
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