Samuel F. B. Morse

Ancestry of
Samuel F. B. Morse

Painter and Co-Inventor of Morse Code


    Jedidiah Morse

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Samuel F. B. Morse
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 Jul 1726 
    • Birth Location:
    • Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut 
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    • Death Date:
    • 28 Dec 1819 
    • Death Location:
    • Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Woodstock Hill Cemetery, Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 19 Feb 1746/1747 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut 

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  • Sources for Jedidiah Morse

    • 3 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 2005, Vol. 159, pp. 317-318, 322.
    • 5 Child, Elias, Genealogy of the Child, Childs and Childe Families, of the Past and Present in the United States and the Canadas, Utica, NY: Curtiss and Childs, Printers (1881), 258.
    • 6 Dexter, Franklin Bowditch, Biographical Sketches of the Graduates of Yale College with Annals of the College History, Volume 4, July 1778-June 1792, New York: Henry Holt and Company (1907), 295.
    • 7 Paine, Lyman May, My Ancestors: A Memorial of John Paine and Mary Ann May of East Woodstock, Conn., Chicago: Printed for Private Circulation (1914), 67, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 9 Sprague, William B., The Life of Jedidiah Morse, D.D., New York: Anson D. F. Randolph and Company (1874), 1.