THE QUIETUDE STUD HISTORY DIRECTORY


DANIEL LAMBERT

CRITERION
THE THREE DISTINCT HISTORIC MORGAN FAMILIES: LAMBERT, WOODBURY & GOVERNMENT
GREEN MOUNTAIN MORGAN
DANIEL LAMBERT 1858
(Ethan Allen x Fanny Cook)

Three generations removed from Justin Morgan. Foundation stallion for the Woodbury Family.
GREEN MOUNTAIN MORGAN
GREEN MOUNTAIN MORGAN 1832
(Gifford Morgan x dk bay mare s.t.b. Woodbury)


Two generations removed from Justin Morgan.
Foundation stallion for the Woodbury Family
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GENERAL GATES 1894
(Denning Allen x Fanny Scot)


Five generations removed from Justin Morgan.
Foundation stallion for the Goverment Family.

There are three distinct historic families within the Morgan breed.

Both the Lambert and the Government families go directly back to Sherman Morgan on their sire line. The Woodbury family goes directly back to Woodbury on their sire line. The Lambert families'foundation stallion was Daniel Lambert, foaled in 1858. The Woodbury families' foundation stallion was Green Mountain Morgan, foaledin 1832. And the Government family foundation stallion was General Gates foaled in 1894. Although the Government's sire line isdifferent from the Lambert's, both go directly back to Sherman Morgan.The three Morgan families share many common ancestors although the blood of Sherman is by far the most predominate. Even the Morgans with the highest percent of Woodbury blood have more than 50% Sherman blood. The Lamberts and the Woodbury's have the highest percentage of Justin Morgan's blood.

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