Biography of Miss E. E. Morse
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Morse, Miss E. E. - Samuel M. Morse was born in Pittstown, N. Y., July 28, 1830, son of Samuel and Catherine (Thornton) Morse, natives of New Hampshire and Grafton, N. Y., respectively. Samuel Morse, sr., came to Pittstown about 1819, and here lived and died. He was a Republican in politics, and was constable and collector. Samuel Morse, jr., was reared on a farm and educated in the common schools. He is a farmer by occupation, owning 100 acres of land. In 1859 he married Mercena Cross, who was born in Hoosick, daughter of Joseph Cross, by whom he had two children: Electa, who was educated in Lansingburgh Academy and Albany Normal, and is at present engaged in teaching; and Elmer H., who was educated at Albany Normal and Albany Business College, and is also a teacher. He married Eliza J. Reed, of Pittstown, N. Y.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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