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The Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the GospelAge: 4017391780

Name
The Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the Gospel
Surname
Morrison
Given names
Walter
Name suffix
Minister of the Gospel
Name prefix
The Reverend
Birth August 13, 1739 47 30
Deskford, Banff, Scotland

Christening August 15, 1739 (Age 2 days)
Deskford, Banff, Scotland

Christening of a brotherPatrick Morrison
March 31, 1741 (Age 19 months)
Deskford, Banff, Scotland

Death of a maternal grandfatherThe Reverend Andrew Ker
March 3, 1751 (Age 11)
Rathven, Banffshire, Scotland

Death of a brotherTheodore Morrison
July 13, 1763 (Age 23)

MarriageAnne GrantView family
May 6, 1765 (Age 25)
Inveravon, Banff, Scotland

Christening of a sonColin Morrison
June 4, 1766 (Age 26)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a daughterElizabeth Morrison
October 27, 1767 (Age 28)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonLewis Morrison
September 3, 1769 (Age 30)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonPeter (Robert) Morrison
March 29, 1771 (Age 31)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Birth of a son
#1
Lewis Morrison
November 3, 1772 (Age 33)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonLewis Morrison
November 12, 1772 (Age 33)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret Morrison
September 26, 1774 (Age 35)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a daughterMargaret Morrison
October 3, 1774 (Age 35)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Birth of a son
#3
James (William) Morrison
January 11, 1776 (Age 36)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonJames (William) Morrison
January 11, 1776 (Age 36)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonAlexander Morrison
September 26, 1777 (Age 38)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Birth of a son
#4
Walter Morrison
November 21, 1779 (Age 40)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Christening of a sonWalter Morrison
November 28, 1779 (Age 40)
Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

Death of a fatherThe Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the Gospel
January 19, 1780 (Age 40)
Scotland

Death May 14, 1780 (Age 40)

LDS spouse sealingAnne GrantView family
August 22, 1960 (180 years after death)

LDS temple: Salt Lake City, Utah

LDS baptism February 24, 1981 (200 years after death)

LDS temple: Mesa, Arizona

LDS endowment April 25, 1981 (200 years after death)

LDS temple: Mesa, Arizona

LDS child sealing April 29, 1981 (200 years after death)

LDS temple: Mesa, Arizona

Family with parents - View family
father
The Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the Gospel
Birth:   — Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Death: January 19, 1780Scotland
mother
Elizabeth Ker
Birth: about 1709 29
Death: March 12, 1788
 
Marriage: February 5, 1729Rathven, Banff, Scotland
11 months
elder brother
Andrew Morrison
Christening: January 15, 1730Rathven, Banff, Scotland
15 months
elder sister
Elizabeth Morrison
Christening: April 29, 1731Deskford, Banff, Scotland
15 months
elder sister
Janet Morrison
Christening: July 17, 1732Deskford, Banff, Scotland
13 months
elder sister
Sarahbell Morrison
Christening: August 14, 1733Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Death: January 3, 1811Deskford, Banff, Scotland
16 months
elder brother
Collin Morrison
Birth: December 16, 1734 42 25Deskford, Banff, Scotland
2 years
elder brother
Theodore Morrison
Christening: February 25, 1737Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Death: July 13, 1763
16 months
elder brother
Alexander Morrison
Birth: June 13, 1738 46 29
14 months
The Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the Gospel
Birth: August 13, 1739 47 30Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Death: May 14, 1780
20 months
younger brother
Patrick Morrison
Christening: March 31, 1741Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Family with Anne Grant - View family
The Reverend Walter Morrison Minister of the Gospel
Birth: August 13, 1739 47 30Deskford, Banff, Scotland
Death: May 14, 1780
wife
Anne Grant
Christening: May 15, 1739Inveravon, Banff, Scotland
Death: March 12, 1788
 
Marriage: May 6, 1765Inveravon, Banff, Scotland
13 months
son
Colin Morrison
Christening: June 4, 1766Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
17 months
daughter
Elizabeth Morrison
Christening: October 27, 1767Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
22 months
son
Lewis Morrison
Christening: September 3, 1769Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
19 months
son
Peter (Robert) Morrison
Christening: March 29, 1771Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
19 months
son
Lewis Morrison
Birth: November 3, 1772 33 33Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
23 months
daughter
Margaret Morrison
Birth: September 26, 1774 35 35Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
16 months
son
James (William) Morrison
Birth: January 11, 1776 36 36Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
Death: 1850Aberdeen, Abrdn, Scot
21 months
son
Alexander Morrison
Christening: September 26, 1777Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland
2 years
son
Walter Morrison
Birth: November 21, 1779 40 40Ardersier, Inverness, Scotland

 
Note

MoThere is also a MORISON male christened 14 Nove 1740, Deskford, Banff, Scotland: Father: Walter Morison, Film # 0990823

King's College (Aberdeen): Officers and Graduates: Pg 240. 1756 Gualterus Morison, Banfiensis.

Ardersier --- p. 265 Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae Part V 1764 Walter Morison, AM., had his degree from the Univ. and King's College, Aberdeen, 29th March 1756, licen. by the Presb. of Fordyce 1st April 1761, ord. by the Presb. of Aberdour 1st Feb 1763, as missionary at Glenlivet, adm. to this par. 27th Sept 1764, he got the Church removed to another site about 1769. A petition from theLieut. Govenor and principal inhabitants of Fort George, to the Committee for managing the Royal Bounty, was laid before there Presb. "..., the Committee would grant a proper salary to mr. M., for encouraging him to preach in the Fort every Sabbath, at an hour not interfering with the parish kirk," which was "approved and recommended by the Presb." to the serious consideration of the Committee" 13th May 1777. Mr. M. died 14th May 1780, aged about 44 in 18th min., having been styled the Aristophanes of the North" or "the Witty Walter." He married, 6th May 1765 Anne Grant , who died 12 March 1788. [Degrees King's Coll., Presb., Chanomy Presb., Syn., and Ross Syn. Reg., Shaw's Hist., New St. Ace. xiv., Bc.]

p. 434 WALTER MORRISON, born 13th Aug 1739, son of Walter M., min. of Deskford; M.A. (King's College, Aberdeen, 29th March 1756); licen. by Presb. of Fordyce 1st April 1761; ord. missionary at Glenlivet 1st Feb. 1763; adm. here 20th Sept. 1764; died 14th May 1780. He was chaplain to the garrison at Fort-George, and had the soubriquets of "Witty Wattie," and the "Aristolphanes of the north." He marr. 10th May 1765, Anne Grant (died 12th March 1788), and had issue----Colin, born 10th June 1766; Elizabeth, born 27th Oct 1767; Robert, born 27th March 1771; Lewis, born 3rd Nov. 1772; Margaret, born 26th Sept 1774; a son (name not in the Register), born 11th Jan 1776----[Bains Narnshire, 514.]

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Marriage Record: Mr Walter Morison Minister of the Gospel at Fort George (in the parish of Ardersier) and Miss Anne Grant in this parish were contracted and were married May 6th, 1765. #0990997