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Thomas MORTON

Male Abt 1667 - Abt 1748  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name Thomas MORTON 
    Born Abt. 1667  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt. 1748  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID P16267  Doty Family in America
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2021 

    Father Ephraim MORTON,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ann COOPER,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F28393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha DOTY,   b. 09 Jul 1671, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 1748, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1696  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Thomas MORTON,   b. 12 Feb 1700, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1731, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)  [natural]
     2. Lidiah MORTON,   b. 15 Nov 1701, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1739, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  [natural]
     3. Lemuell MORTON,   b. 21 Oct 1704, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1779, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     4. Sarah MORTON,   b. 06 Jul 1706, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1785, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     5. Nathaniel MORTON,   b. 02 Oct 1710, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
     6. Mary MORTON,   b. 30 Aug 1712, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Oct 1775  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F4216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The will of Thomas Morton of Plymouth dated 26 Aug 1741, proved 12 Sep 1748, names wife Martha; grandchildren Bathsuah Morton and Martha Morton daus. of son Thomas Morton dec.; sons Lemuell Morton and Nathaniel Morton; two granddaus. of dau. Lydia Bartlett, dec.; daus. Sarah Bartlett and Mary Nelson. Wife Martha and sons Lemuel and Nathaniel were named as executors (MD 27:135-40). On 12 September 1748, Lemuel Morton presented this will for probate. Nathaniel having renounced executorship. The absence of any reference in the record to wife Martha maked it clear that she had died in the interim (MD 27:135-40). (Morton)

  • Sources 
    1. [S611500724] PN&Q, 3:116.

    2. [S611500217] (PLYMOUTH) BURIAL HILL, p. 132, #905.

    3. [S611500160] Mayflower Descendant, 13:206.