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John Morse

Male 1746 - 1829  (82 years)


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  • Name John Morse 
    Born 3 Aug 1746  Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Moved To say1766  New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 1769  New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Sarah Sanders, the daughter of David and Abigail (Snow) Sanders. She was born on 6 November 1749 in Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 30 December 1805 in New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine.

    Issue:
    1. John Morse (1770-1837)
    2. Enoch Morse (1772-____)
    3. Sarah Morse (1774-____)
    4. Anthony Morse (1776-____)
    5. David Morse (1778-____)
    6. Hannah Morse (1778-____)
    7. Susannah Morse (1781-____)
    8. Abigail Morse (1785-____)
    9. Joseph Morse (1787-____)
    10. Benjamin Morse (1791-____)
    11. Mary Morse (1793-____)
    12. Mary Morse (1795-____) 
    Military 1776  [1
    Religion 1803  Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Married 13 Apr 1806  Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Leonice Riggs. She was born about 1768. She died on Wednesday 21 July 1858 in Gray, Cumberland County, Maine.

    Issue:
    1. Lionice Morse 
    Died 20 Jun 1829  Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Little (1909) gives his place of death as Gerry, Maine, and obvious error. Gray (1992) gives his death date as 30 June 1829.
    Person ID I14364  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2018 

    Father Anthony Morse,   b. 2 Sep 1722, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Hannah Merrill,   b. 19 May 1726, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1743 
    Marriage Intentions 26 Feb 1743  Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6
    Family ID F2020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Aug 1746 - Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - say1766 - New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Sarah Sanders, the daughter of David and Abigail (Snow) Sanders. She was born on 6 November 1749 in Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 30 December 1805 in New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine. Issue: 1. John Morse (1770-1837) 2. Enoch Morse (1772-____) 3. Sarah Morse (1774-____) 4. Anthony Morse (1776-____) 5. David Morse (1778-____) 6. Hannah Morse (1778-____) 7. Susannah Morse (1781-____) 8. Abigail Morse (1785-____) 9. Joseph Morse (1787-____) 10. Benjamin Morse (1791-____) 11. Mary Morse (1793-____) 12. Mary Morse (1795-____) - 1769 - New Boston, now Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - He is listed as the owner of a pew in the First Church of Gray. - 1803 - Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Leonice Riggs. She was born about 1768. She died on Wednesday 21 July 1858 in Gray, Cumberland County, Maine. Issue: 1. Lionice Morse - 13 Apr 1806 - Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1829 - Gray, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S870] Gray, Ruth. Maine Families in 1790, volume 3, (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1992).

    2. [S796] Little, George Thomas. Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1909).

    3. [S868] Morse, J. Howard and Emily W. Leavitt. Morse Genealogy Comprising the Descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William, and Joseph Morse and John Moss Being a Revision of the Memorial of the Morses Published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850 , Anthony Morse Section 1903 & 1905. Reprint , (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1973).

    4. [S873] Eddy Fund. Vital Records of Billerica Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1908).

    5. [S872] Hill, George T. History, Records, and Recollections of Gray, Maine, volume I, (Portland, Maine: Seavey Printers, Inc, 1978).

    6. [S809] Merrill, Samuel. A Merrill Memorial, An Account of the Descendants of Nathaniel Merrill, An Early Settler of Newbury, Massachusetts, (Cambridge, Massachusetts: by author, 1928).