David Gypson MORGAN

Date of Birth: 
3 Jul 1885
Date of Death: 
13 Jun 1968

David was born at Takapu.

He married Charlotte Adsett (born at Otaki in 1890) in 1908.

They had 5 sons & 3 daughters one of whom died very young.

David served in the Ber War, along with 3 brothers.

Two sons, Desmond & Ivan served in WW2. Ivan was killed in action in Italy in 1944.

David started out as a farmer then was a labourer for most of his working life. At one point he took over the family owned hairdreser & billiard saloon but was made bankrupt in 1910.

The family lived at (what is known as the Morgan home) in Rosly Rd, Levin.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
David Gypson Morgan, Thomas George Morgan, Matilda Caroline Brown, Charlotte Louisa Adsett, William Adsett, Emily Margaret Furniss, Desmond Llewylln Cyril St Clair Morgan, Mavis Ethel Morgan, Walter Hayward Whiley, Matilda Margaret Thea (Bubbie) Morgan, Darena Clair (Davena Claire (Morgan), George Hill Murdoch, Furness David Morgan, Betty Joan Barrow, Ivan Godfrey Morgan, Bernard Ramon Morgan, Barbara Wilma Mary Anderson.