MORGAN, JOHN

(fl. 1760-1797)

Sculptor

From A Dictionary of Irish Artists 1913

Son of Richard Morgan (q.v.). He was trained in the Dublin Society's School, and after his father's death in 1765 carried on his business as a "stone-cutter" in Chequer Lane. He was employed with Vierpyl (q.v.) on the stone-work of the Royal Exchange in 1766. He married in 1764 Rebecca, daughter of Ralph Babington of Londonderry. He died in his house in Exchequer Street in January, 1797.

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