Lewis Morgan Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anushikha Massey
Feb 08, 2024 By Anushikha Massey
Originally Published on Feb 16, 2023
Edited by Dolly Chhatwani
Lewis Morgan was a politician and anthropologist who served in the New York Senate and New York State Assembly.
Age: 1-99
Read time: 1.7 Min

About Lewis Morgan

Lewis Henry Morgan was born on November 21, 1818.

Lewis Morgan was a well-known anthropologist and social theorist. Lewis Henry Morgan worked as a railroad lawyer for the Marquette Railroad Company.

Lewis Morgan was married to Mary Elizabeth Steele, and together they were parents of Lemuel, Mary, and Helen. Lewis Morgan completed his education at Union College in Schenectady, New York. After that, he embarked on his journey as a politician, where he was selected for the New York State Assembly.

Lewis Henry Morgan Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Lewis Morgan’s net worth?

Details on the annual income of Lewis Morgan are unknown.

How much did Lewis Morgan earn per year?

Details on the annual earnings and salary of Lewis Morgan have not been recorded.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Lewis Morgan?

Lewis Henry Morgan’s physical attributes are not available.

How old was Lewis Morgan?

Lewis Morgan lived up to 63 and died on December 17, 1881.

Childhood And Education

Lewis Henry Morgan was born to Jedediah Morgan and Harriet Morgan.

Lewis Morgan completed high school at the Cayuga Academy in Aurora, New York. Morgan pursued law at Union College, New York. Lewis Morgan graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1840 and practiced law in Aurora.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who was Lewis Henry Morgan’s partner?

Lewis Henry Morgan got married on August 13, 1851, to Mary Elizabeth Steele.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Lewis Henry Morgan was a well-known anthropologist and social theorist. He worked as a railroad lawyer. His work, theories, essays, and more on kinship, social structure, material culture, and social evolution were inspired and quoted by popular philosophers.

What awards did Lewis Henry Morgan win?

Lewis Henry Morgan’s work has inspired many different organizations, and schools/colleges have honored him in their ways by including an annual lecture held at the Department of Anthropology of the University of Rochester.

Other Interesting Lewis Henry Morgan Facts And Trivia

  • Lewis H. Morgan was an associate at the New York State Senate from 1868 - 1869.
  • Lewis Henry Morgan published a bestseller book named ‘Ho-de-no-sau-nee’ or ‘Iroquois’ in 1851.

We would love your help! If you have a photo of Lewis Henry Morgan, either of them alone or a selfie that you would be happy to share, please send it to hello@kidadl.com.
If you have knowledge or information that you think would help us improve this article, please contact us.

Lewis Morgan Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Date of Birth


Date of Death




Place of Birth


Child Star?



Anthropologist, Social Theorist


Union College, New York


Jedediah Morgan, Harriet Morgan
We Want Your Photos!
We Want Your Photos!

We Want Your Photos!

Do you have a photo you are happy to share that would improve this article?
Email your photos

More for You



See All

Written by Anushikha Massey

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English, Master of Arts specializing in English, Bachelor of Education

Anushikha Massey picture

Anushikha MasseyBachelor of Arts specializing in English, Master of Arts specializing in English, Bachelor of Education

A soft skills tutor with experience in content development and academic writing, Anushikha has a Bachelor's and Master's degree in English with a Bachelor's in teaching from Sophia Girls College and Banasthali Vidyapith. With excellent communication, time management, and organizational skills, she has worked with Camp K-12 as a tutor, creating lesson plans and tutor notes for students from different countries.

Read full bio >