Author Archives: Coit R. Morrison

About Coit R. Morrison

I'm from the line of Immigrant Brother James (1702-1779). Many from our branch of the family still live between 3rd and 4th Creeks of western Iredell County. I am the administrator of this WEB site. Some of my other interests and WEB sites can be found at http://CoitMorrison.com

Gathering 2020 – Stony Point, NC – Member Details

We will be meeting in the Fellowship Hall at New Stirling ARP Church in Stony Point, NC on August 20-22, 2020. We will have the whole Fellowship Hall to ourselves – it is a great place to meet with plenty … Continue reading

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Book Reading Schedule – 2016

Trace Your Roots with DNA: Using Genetic Tests to Explore Your Family Tree – This is an excellent book covering both traditional and genetic genealogy. I recently read it again for a second time and thought –  “this would be a … Continue reading

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Q-Males Big Y Report – December 2015

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Steve Hill Documents

Steve Hill of Statesville (http://statesvillehistory.com) sent me scans of three Rowan County, NC documents from the mid 1700’s – each having a Morrison listed on the document – likely from our family. I thought it would be fun to see … Continue reading

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Carolina Region Quarterly Lunch – September 2015

We had another enjoyable lunch gathering over the Labor Day weekend! Morrison-Qs from 5 states were represented – NC, SC, TN, OH & KS. There was a time of sharing what was going on in Morrison-Q, followed by a question and answer … Continue reading

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Morrison-Q Gathering 2014

Our 2014 Morrison-Q Gathering was a tremendous success.  It was a time of renewing acquaintances as well as meeting new ones.  There were plenty of times of fellowship around a meal or in the spacious living area of the house. … Continue reading

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Morrison-Q Gathering 2013

We gathered for the third time since 2010 as Morrison-Q in Chesterfield, Missouri – and have plans to gather again in 2014 at the NC Outerbanks. The event was a good time of renewing ties with old friends as well … Continue reading

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Rowan County Area, NC – 1770

The link below is to a portion of a NC Map from 1770.  I have printed the full map on a 48″ x 36″ vinyl banner to be displayed at Morrison gatherings. A few points of interest to notice: Charlotte … Continue reading

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Morrison-Q Convene in Iredell County, NC – Oct 2012

When we convened our first Morrison-Q gathering in 2010 at Lancaster County, PA – we determined to meet again two years later in Iredell County, NC in 2012. We did so in October – centering around the first annual Allison … Continue reading

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What’s New?

With the new member input form in place and working, our WEB site is considered finished, at least in it’s inauguration phase. Now it’s just a matter of refinement, and continuing to add more research material and members. What’s next? … Continue reading

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