Henry MUNRO

Henry MUNRO

Male 1807 - 1888

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  • Name  Henry MUNRO  [1, 2
    Born  25 Dec 1807  Inverness, , Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  1 Feb 1808  Inverness, , Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  11 Sep 1888  Ferndale, Whatcom Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  , Whatcom Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Henry was buried at the Enterprise Cemetery.
    Person ID  I17740  Munro
    Last Modified  30 May 2013 

    Father  Capt. John MUNRO,   b. Est 1768,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Ann FRASER,   b. Est 1770,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F21712  Group Sheet

    Family  Angeline GRIFFIN,   b. 26 Nov 1817, , , New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1905 
    Married  9 Apr 1840  Laporte, LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Alathea M. MUNRO,   b. 28 Jan 1841, Michigan City, LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1920, Ferndale, Whatcom Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Henry MONROE,   b. 10 Jan 1842, Michigan City, LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1937, Spokane, Spokane Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Daniel G. MUNRO,   b. 17 Jul 1845, , LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1914, Ferndale, Whatcom Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ella MONROE,   b. 1851, Michigan City, LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1929
    >5. George A. MUNRO,   b. 24 Sep 1858, Michigan City, LaPorte Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1929, Ferndale, Whatcom Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 May 2013 
    Family ID  F6120  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
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      «i»According to the 1850 Indianna Census, Henry was a cabinetmaker.

      Henry and Angie came to Ferndale from Indiana in 1884 via the water route which was around Cape Horn (Biography of George A. Munroe). They were preceded by their sons John and Daniel who arrived in Ferndale in 1880 and established a saw mill.

      Henry was baptised February 1, 1808 according to a baptismal record in Inverness Parish. His cemetery record (Enterprise Cemetery, Whatcom Washington) gives his birthdate as Dec 25, 1911 [sic.] and his date of death as Dec. 2 1888

      Angie's brother Augustus arrived in Ferndale in 1889.«/i»

      ("Descendants of John Munro of Inverness" - Email from Ardis Damra - 12 Jun 2011)
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      Ref: "The Monroe Book" by Dr. Joan S. Guilford - Indiana Unconnected Monroes

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S811] Clan Munro e-files - Kamra, Ardis, Ardis Kamra, Email from Ardis Kamra - Descendants of John Munro of Inverness - 12 Jun 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S869] Clan Munro e-files - Pratt, George, George Pratt, E-mail from George Pratt - 12 May 2013 (Reliability: 3).