Mark Morse

M, #15188, (circa 1747 - 1826)
Last Edited=14 May 2023
     Mark Morse was born circa 1747 at Falmouth (now Portland), Cumberland County, Maine.1,2 He was the son of Deacon Anthony Moss and Hannah Merrill. Markmoved to New Boston (now Gray), Cumberland County, Maine, in 1767.2 Mark served in the Revolution.1 Mark and Sarah Sweetser filed marriage intentions on 2 August 1777 at North Yarmouth, Cumberland County, Maine.3

Mark Morse married Sarah Sweetser at North Yarmouth, Cumberland County, Maine,

1. Huldah Morse (1778-1871)
2. Hannah Morse (1779-____)
3. Patty Morse.3

He was listed as the owner of a pew in the First Church of Gray in 1803.4 Mark Morse died in 1826 at Gray, Cumberland County, Maine.1

Complier's Notes:
Marriage Place: Morse (1903 & 1905) gives their marriage place as Gray, Maine.2


  1. Gray, Ruth. Maine Families in 1790. volume 3. Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1992.
  2. 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. 1903 & 1905. Reprint Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1973.
  3. Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Rhode Island. Vital Records of North Yarmouth, Maine to the Year 1850. Rhode Island: Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Rhode Island, 1980.
  4. Hill, George T. History, Records, and Recollections of Gray, Maine. volume I. Portland, Maine: Seavey Printers, 1978.