Founder of Mount Holyoke College
- 5th Great-grandfather of Mary Lyon — 8th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- Thomas Morse
- Margaret King
- Birth Date:
- Birth Location:
- Christening Date:
- 12 Jun 1576
- Christening Location:
- Boxted, Essex, England
- Death Date:
- 5 Dec 1654
- Death Location:
- Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Vine Lake Cemetery, Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts
- Spouse Name:
- Elizabeth Jasper
- Marriage Date:
- 29 Jun 1602
- Marriage Location:
- Redgrave, Suffolk, England
Daniel Morse (Ahnentafel No:88 )
- Samuel is thought to be the son of the Rev. Thomas Morse of Foxearth, Essex, England. A monument at the gravesite for Samuel and Elizabeth (Jasper) Morse, and erected by Morse family descendants, contains dates that do not agree with other sources.
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Sources for Samuel Morse
- 1 Early New England Families, 1641-1700, Daniel Morse (m.1639), p. 1.
- 2 Early New England Families, 1641-1700, Joseph Morse (m. 1638), p. 1.
- 3 Early New England Families, 1641-1700, John Morse (m. 1637), p. 1.
- 4 Gravestone image at FindAGrave.com, (accessed 19 AUG 2012).
- 5 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1929, Vol. 83, pp. 77, 81, 284-290, 294.
- 6 The American Genealogist, 1948, Vol. 25, pp. 54-56.
- 7 The American Genealogist, 1945, Vol. 22, p. 208.
- 8 Anderson, Robert Charles, The Great Migration Directory: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1640, A Concise Compendium, Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2015), 233.
- 9 Anderson, Robert Charles, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1634-1635, Vol. V, M-P, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2007), 170-177.
- 10 Gosnold, Flora Bullen, Genealogy and Work of Rev. Joseph Bullen, Jr., Hickory, North Carolina: Unknown (1968), 16.
- 11 Roberts, Gary Boyd, "#74 Royal Descents, Notable Kin, and Printed Sources: The New England Ancestry of Actor Richard [Tiffany] Gere", (accessed 10/10/2014).
- 12 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 1, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1998), 203, 214.
- 13 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 2, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1999), 43, 94.
- 14 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp., Ancestors of American Presidents, 2009 Edition, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009), 444.
- 15 Stearns, Ezra S., comp., Genealogical and Family History of the State of New Hampshire: A Record of the Achievements of Her People . . ., Vol. 1, Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company (1908), 254.