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ⓘ Buckner Stith Morris was an American politician. He was the Mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1838 to 1839. He was a member of the Whig Party. He was in jail for ..




Buckner Stith Morris
                                     

ⓘ Buckner Stith Morris

Buckner Stith Morris was an American politician. He was the Mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1838 to 1839. He was a member of the Whig Party. He was in jail for 9 months because of war conflicts.

Morris was born on August 19, 1800 in Augusta, Kentucky. Morris was married to Evlina Barker until her death. Then he was married to Elize Stephenson until her death. Then he was married to M. E. Parrish until his death. He had three children. Morris died on December 16, 1879 in Chicago, Illinois from an illness, aged 79.

                                     
  • Haines, Alexander Loyd, Roswell B. Mason, Isaac Lawrence Milliken, Buckner Stith Morris Richard B. Ogilvie, John Blake Rice, John A. Roche, Richard Warren
  • office 1837 1838 Preceded by None - position created Succeeded by Buckner Stith Morris Personal details Born 1805 - 06 - 15 June 15, 1805 Walton, New York
  • Wright Raymond 3rd Mayor of Chicago In office 1839 1840 Preceded by Buckner Stith Morris Succeeded by Alexander Loyd 6th Mayor of Chicago In office 1842 1843