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Lewis Henry Morgan

Lewis Henry MorganBorn: 21-Nov-1818
Birthplace: Aurora, NY
Died: 17-Dec-1881
Location of death: Rochester, NY
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Anthropologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Ancient Society

    High School: Cayuga Academy, Aurora, NY
    University: BA, Union College (1840)

    New York State Assembly (1861-68)
    New York State Senate (1868-69)
    American Association for the Advancement of Science President (1879)
    Kappa Alpha Society
    National Academy of Sciences 1875

Author of books:
The League of the Ho-dé-no-sau-nee, or Iroquois (1851)
The American Beaver and his Works (1868)
Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family (1871)
Ancient Society, or Researches in the Lines of Human Progress from Savagery through Barbarism to Civilization (1877)
Houses and House-Life of the American Aborigines (1881)
The Indian Journals, 1859–1862 (1959)

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