The Morry Family Website
Home About This Site Family Trees Photo Album Historical Documents Links Geographic Roots Life & Times Table of Contents Guest Book

 

Welcome to the new Morry Family Website

This site describes the family history of the Morry family of Newfoundland, from its earliest known roots in Devon, England, to the present dispersal around the world. Please browse the site and contribute your ideas, additional information or corrections to:

cjmorry@ncf.ca

This website was last updated on 26/09/16

Now available online from Breakwater Books, Amazon and Indigo or at select bookstores in Newfoundland and the Maritimes

Also available in eBook format on the above websites as well as Barnes & Noble in the US

To here the song sang by the RNR as they went into battle on July 1, 1916 Click here:

 

  Visit these pages to see new content added recently:

(September 26, 2016)

Two Postcards from Trix to Howard Morry in Manitoba - Sept-Oct, 1906    - Letters

Postcard from Aunty May to baby Phyllis Morry on her first birthday - 29 April, 1917    - Letters

Last Letter from Thomas Graham Morry to Aunt Phyl - Jul. 18, 1935    - Thomas Graham Morry

(September 22, 2016)

An aerogramme from Italy -Bill Morry to Aunt Phyl - Feb. 22, 1945    - William M. Morry

(September 21, 2016)

An aerogramme from Edinburgh - Dad Morry to Aunt Phyl - Sept. 27, 1967    - Howard Morry

(September 08, 2016)

The Morrys in Peter Cashin's Memoirs    - Howard Morry

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Fieri Facias - Ewen Stabb-Elizabeth Finn  - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Bill of Sale - Matthew Morry-William Gregory  - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Bill of Sale - William Battcock-Matthew Morry in Trust  - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Bill of Sale - Matthew Morry-Patrick Cain  - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(September 06, 2016)

All Family Trees have been updated to this date    - Family Trees

(September 06, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Bill of Sale Philip Tree-Robert Carter    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Power of Attorney Nicholas Brand-James How Carter    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(September 05, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Elizabeth Howe Carter et al Grants (4)    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Nicholas Brand Grant    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - William Coulman - Ann Winsor et al    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - William Sweetland - Margaret Pendergast    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(September 04, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Documents - Elizabeth Carter (1) and Robert Carter (2) Grants    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(September 03, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - Michael, James and John Devereaux Grant    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(August 28, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - Henry Coryear Grant    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - Jane Austen Grant    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(August 28, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - Henry Coryear-John Teague    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - William Goff-William Kydd    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(August 27, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - Nicholas Stabb-William Vallance    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

Transcript of Southern District Court Document - John Wheaton-Henry Holdsworth    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(August 11, 2016)

Transcript of Southern District Court Indenture - Matthew Morry-Margaret Whelan in Trust    - SOUTHERN DISTRICT COURT

(June 1, 2016)

Grant to Thomas Graham Morry of Land on the Morris Marsh Road, August 29, 1890    - INDENTURES

Indenture - Thomas G Morry to Alex McNeily in Trust for Catherine Morry, May 1, 1895    - INDENTURES

Conveyance -- T G Morry & John Morry to William Grant, 12 June 1936   - INDENTURES

Conveyance - Howard Morry to William Morry, June 1957   - INDENTURES

Bill of Sale - William Minty Morry to Howard George Morry, January 14 1978    - INDENTURES

Indenture House and Lands -- William Morry to Mary Morry, June 10 1996    - INDENTURES

(April 26, 2016)

Correspondence between Howard Morry, Jean Morry Funkhouser and Nimshi Crewe   - LETTERS

(April 24, 2016)

Excerpts from a book entitled Prideaux: A Westcountry Clan, by R. M. Prideaux   - BOOKS

(April 10, 2016)

Article in The Gallipolian, Spring 2016 edition, on the 100th Anniversary Commemorative visit to Suvla Bay   - Magazine Articles

(March 1, 2016)

A new page has been added under Historical Documents to capture the High Court of Admiralty Document pertaining to Richard Morry   - Admiralty Court

(March 1, 2016)

Article in the March 2016 Legion Magazine entitled "How I survived at The Somme", excerpted from "When the Great Red Dawn Is Shining"   -BooKS

(February 21, 2016)

A new page has been added under Historical Documents to capture the High Court of Chancery Documents pertaining to Matthew and John Morry   - CHANCERY COURT

(January 18, 2016)

A new page has been added under Historical Documents to capture the Vital Records of the Ferryland area pre-1891.   - VITAL RECORDS

(November 02, 2015)

(January 18, 2016)

Vignette of When the Great Red Dawn is Shining by James Langer, Breakwater Books, Ltd.   - Howard Morry

(November 02, 2015)

Review of When the Great Red Dawn is Shining in The Gallipolian, Autumn, 2015   - Howard Morry

(October 10, 2015)

Excerpts from Dad Morry's Memoirs in Frank Gogos' New Book "The Royal Newfoundland Regiment in the Great War"   - Howard Morry

(October 10, 2015)

Newspaper Article on Gallipoli 100th Anniversary Trip in the Telegram by Melanie Martin, September 25, 2015   - Howard Morry

(October 10, 2015)

CBC Radio Interview on Gallipoli 100th Anniversary Trip by Rod Etheridge, September 24, 2015   - Howard Morry

(September 26, 2015)

Newspaper Article on Gallipoli 100th Anniversary Trip in the Ottawa Citizen by Blair Crawford, September 15, 2015   - Howard Morry

(August 25, 2015)

Review of When the Great Red Dawn is Shining by Robin McGrath in the Telegram, August 1, 2015   - Howard Morry

(August 25, 2015)

Last Will and Testament of William Nichols Gray and his wife Jane Josephine (Josie) [Morry] Gray   - WILLS

(August 22, 2015)

Last Will and Testament of Emily Frances Victoria Morry   - WILLS

(June 9, 2015)

A New Page Containing 59 PDF IMages of Documents from The Southern District Court ReCords at the Registry of Deeds   - Southern District Court

(March 10, 2015)

Photograph of St. Luke's Anglican Church, Ferryland added  - Ferryland History

(January 16, 2015)

Four New Photo Collections by Anna Elton Morris, Ida White Michael, Victoria Le Messurier Badcock and Beatrice Morry Giovannetti  - Photo Albums

(January 7, 2015)

Interview of Chris Morry by Todd O'Brien on CBC Radio St. John's  - CBC Interview

All information on this website is Chris Morry 2003-2016