|Bessie O'Neal MORTON360,2566,4996 was born on 30 January 1886 in Seneca, Faulk, SD. She was buried in 1970 in Tacoma Mausoleum, Thurston, Wa. She died on 8 October 1970 at the age of 84 in Chehalis, Lewis, Wa. Bessie has Ancestral File Number VLB5-5P. Parents: Charles Kelly MORTON and Sara Evans O' NEAL.|
Spouse: Harold Pratt WILLIAMS. Bessie O'Neal MORTON and Harold Pratt WILLIAMS were married on 6 June 1914 in Highmore, Hyde, SD.
Birtus Dewayne "Bertie" MORTON360,1816,4997 was born on 16 October 1873 in Independence, Bucanan, IA. He died. Parents: Charles Kelly MORTON and Sara Evans O' NEAL.
Carmine MORTON4998 was born in 1901 in WI.4998 She died. Parents: Wallace MORTON and Maranda E. UNKN.
Carolyn A. "Carrie" MORTON2566,4997,4999 was born on 27 March 1865 in Brandon, Buchanan, IA. She died on 16 May 1935 at the age of 70 in Highmore, Hughes, SD. Parents: Charles Kelly MORTON and Sara Evans O' NEAL.
Spouse: Edward E. WALES. Carolyn A. "Carrie" MORTON and Edward E. WALES were married on 16 June 1884 in Highmore, Hyde, SD. Children were: Charles Reuben WALES, Waldo Wyatt WALES, Charlotte Grace WALES.
Catherine MORTON34,191,3361,5000,5001 was born on 30 June 1856 in Monroe, Green, WI.2731,3363 She died on 24 January 1929 at the age of 72 in Wheatland, WY.2731 From an undated newspaper article (probably Seward, Nebraska, January 1929):
Hackworth.---Mrs. Alexander Hackworth (nee Catherine Morton) was born in Monroe, Green County, Wis., July 30, 1856, and died Jan. 24, 1929, aged 72 years, 5 months, 24 days. In the early pioneer days she came with her parents to Nebraska, locating near Seward. This was her home until last spring when she went to Wyoming to live with her daughter Addie. In 1874 she was united in marriage to Alexander Hackworth. To this union were born six children, all of whom are living. In 1876 Brother and Sister Hackworth became charter members of the Seventh-day Adventist church at Seward. They remained faithful members until death. Brother Hackworth died in 1917. Sister Hackworth died with a bright hope of having a part in the first resurrection. Services were conducted by the writer.
Spouse: Alexander HACKWORTH. Catherine MORTON and Alexander HACKWORTH were married on 12 October 1874 in Seward, Seward, NE. Children were: Alpheus HACKWORTH, Addie Mae HACKWORTH, Ivaline Myrtle HACKWORTH, Hartzell Eugene HACKWORTH, Leotus Everett HACKWORTH, Ethel Maude HACKWORTH.
Charles MORTON103,1364 was born on 31 May 1867 in Clarno, Green, WI.2732,4140,4980 He died on 19 September 1938 at the age of 71 in Cadiz, Green, WI.4140,4980 He was buried in Kelly-Franklin Cemetery, Monroe, Green, WI. Living with Mother in law in 1900. Parents: Alexander MORTON and Amy Yeazle KELLY.
Charles MORTON34,80,189,2730 was born in October 1870 in Monroe, Green, WI.2730,2731 He died in 1950 at the age of 80.2731 1900 Census has Charles listed as "Carles" Morton. Parents: Francis "Frank" MORTON Sr and Drucilla DIVAN.
Charles MORTON5002 was born in 1873 in IA.3079,4980,5002 He died in 1963 at the age of 90.3079,4980 Parents: Joseph MORTON and Elizabeth "Libby" GARTON.
Charles MORTON360,1570,5003,5004 was born on 30 May 1874 in Oelwein, Fayette, IA. He died. Living next door to Father in 1900. Parents: John Fletcher MORTON and Carrie A. BENNETT.
Charles Kelly MORTON103,1628,4997,5005,5006,5007 was born on 12 October 1839 in Green Co., WI. He died on 23 March 1927 at the age of 87 in Highmore, Hughes, SD. He was buried in Highmore Cemetery, Highmore, Hughes, SD. Twin brother died at birth. 7 ch. , had six more in Green Co. Wife Sarah E. (dau of Robert E. Parker) lives in Parker, Dakota, after husband's death.
BIR: The Descendants of James Kelly of Virginia. p.71
Sources: The Descendants of James Kelly of Virginia.
Spouse: Sara Evans O' NEAL. Sara Evans O' NEAL and Charles Kelly MORTON were married on 27 April 1861 in Brandon, Buchanan, IA. Children were: Susan Catherine MORTON, Carolyn A. "Carrie" MORTON, Isabel "Ettie" MORTON, Mertie Eldora MORTON, Birtus Dewayne "Bertie" MORTON, James Ray MORTON, Bessie O'Neal MORTON.
Charles William MORTON360,1570,2320 was born on 4 September 1879 in Lawler, Chickasaw, IA. He died on 2 October 1940 at the age of 61 in Stillwater, Washington, MN. He was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Pierce Co., WI. Parents: William Milton MORTON and Angeline Alcinda THOMAS.
Spouse: Iva Teressa HUBER. Iva Teressa HUBER and Charles William MORTON were married on 27 November 1927 in Ellsworth, Pierce, WI.
Charlotte MORTON5008,5009 was born in 1816 in Spencer, Spencer, IN.5008 She died about 1853 at the age of 37 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI.5008 Parents: Francis MORTON and Ruth POWELL.
Spouse: Asa BROWN. Charlotte MORTON and Asa BROWN were married in 1836 in Vermillion Co., IL. https://beta.familysearch.org/s/treeDetails/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Ftree.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-af-webservice%2Fperson%2F21554514&hash=1Vf8IVfeOBt%252BIVyBPvD62tSof5g%253D Children were: Julia BROWN, Isabel BROWN, Harriet BROWN, Charles BROWN, Alonzo BROWN, William Emory BROWN.
Charlotte MORTON34,5010,5011 was born on 20 March 1836 in Pomeroy, Meigs, OH.34,1583,3890,4140 She died in 1903 at the age of 67.1583,3890,4140 She was buried in Franklin Cemetery, Browntown, Green, WI.3890 Parents: James McConnell MORTON Sr and Mary MONTGOMERY.
Spouse: Andrew Jackson TRICKEL. Charlotte MORTON and Andrew Jackson TRICKEL1583,2728 were married on 3 December 1857 in Green Co., WI.482,4140 Children were: Sarah Ellen TRICKEL, Jesse TRICKEL, Charles TRICKEL, William Andrew TRICKEL, Laura Emma TRICKEL, Martha H. TRICKEL, Mathilda "Tillie" TRICKEL, Charlotte TRICKEL, Lewis TRICKEL, Clara TRICKEL, Olive May TRICKEL, Joseph TRICKEL, Albert TRICKEL, Evert TRICKEL.
Christopher Columbus MORTON103,1570,1628,5012,5013 was born on 25 October 1835 in Danville, Vermillion, IL. He died on 8 September 1901 at the age of 65 in Reno, Washoe, NV. BIR: MR 7/1: 69; MR 8/2: 48 gives dob 25 Nov 1835 near Newport, IN.
MAR: MR 7/1: 69; MR 8/2: 48
DEA: MR 7/1: 69; MR 8/2: 48
Spouse: Elsie E. FOUTS. Elsie E. FOUTS and Christopher Columbus MORTON were married on 24 March 1857 in Jefferson Township, Green, WI. Children were: Mary Addie MORTON, Edgar Thomas MORTON, Minnie Alice Cordelia MORTON, Jacob Walter MORTON, William Emmet MORTON, Pearl Mae MORTON.
Clarence Lavern MORTON5014 was born in March 1892 in WI.5014 He died in 1959 at the age of 67. Parents: John A. MORTON and Nancy Ann "Annie" SWEARINGEN.
Clee Ralph MORTON34,80,5015,5016 was born on 12 April 1894 in NE.34,5017 He died on 4 April 1912 at the age of 17 in Seward, Seward, NE.34,5017 He was buried in Seward Cemetery, Seward, Seward, NE..5017 Parents: Thomas MORTON III and Emma Amelia SCHERER.
Cordelia MORTON103,360,1352,1570,1628,4307,5018,5019,5020 was born on 14 February 1842 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI.1352,5020,5021 She died on 23 December 1909 at the age of 67 in Oelwein, Fayette, IA.1352,5020,5021 She was buried on 25 December 1909 in Fontana Cemetery, Hazleton, Buchanan, IA.1570,5020,5021 Twin of Cornelius. Mother died at their birth. 11 ch., most born in Monroe WI 1850 lvg with William & Elizabeth (Kelly) Bridges in Cadiz.
1850 lvg with William & Elizabeth (Kelly) Bridges in Cadiz.
BIR: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia. p.72.
MAR: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia. p.72.
DEA: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia. p.72.
Spouse: William A. WELLS. Cordelia MORTON and William A. WELLS1352,3629,5019,5022 were married on 22 September 1861 in Green Co., WI.1352,5019,5020 Children were: William E. "Billie" WELLS, Nealy WELLS, Harvey WELLS, Elizabeth "Lizzie" WELLS, Eslie WELLS, Edwin "Eddie" WELLS, Della May WELLS, Minnie B. WELLS, Franklin WELLS, Carrie WELLS, Cloyd Erwin WELLS.
Cornelius MORTON103,1570,1628 was born on 14 February 1842 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI. He died on 16 January 1911 at the age of 68 in Butte, Jefferson, MT. He was buried on 19 January 1911 in Butte Cemetery, Butte, Jefferson, MT. Twin of Cordilia. Mother died at childbirth.
BIR: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia. p.72.
MAR1: MR 7/1: 72
MAR2: MR 7/1: 72
DEA: MR 7/1: 72
1850 lvg with William & Elizabeth (Kelly) Bridges in Cadiz .
Spouse: Mars LANDIES. Mars LANDIES and Cornelius MORTON were married in September 1882 in Butte, Jefferson, MT.
Della MORTON3079 was born in 1884.3079,4980 She died in 1884 at the age of 0.3079,4980 Parents: Joseph MORTON and Elizabeth "Libby" GARTON.
Della MORTON34,189 was born in September 1894 in NE. She died. Parents: Charles MORTON and Nellie THIEBOLD.
Dora M. MORTON360,1570,5023 was born on 15 November 1878 in IA. She died. Parents: Thomas James MORTON and Mary Ann HAZELWOOD.
Earl MORTON2728,5024 was born in October 1875 in WI.2728,5024 He died. Parents: Ellen UNKN.
Earl MORTON5025,5026 was born in October 1875 in WI.5025,5026 He died. Parents: William Francis MORTON and Ellen UNKN.
Earl M. MORTON103,1364,1570 was born in July 1884 in Monroe, Green, WI. He died. Parents: James F. MORTON and Emaretta DYE.
Edgar MORTON1628,5027,5028 was born in June 1892 in WI.5027 He died. Living as a boarder in the J. E. Clark residence. Parents: Ashford "Ash" MORTON and Mary Ellen JONES.
Edgar B. MORTON1628,4209 was born on 10 June 1873 in Green Co., WI.4209,5029 He died on 21 July 1896 at the age of 23 in Green Co., WI.1628,5029 He was buried in Franklin Cemetery, Browntown, Green, WI.1628,5029 BIR: Morton, 53
DEA: see GCD 3-136; Morton, 53
Never married, died of typhoid fever.
Edgar Thomas MORTON103,360,1570,1628,5030,5031 was born on 1 November 1861 in Brandon, Buchanan, IA.1628 He died on 19 May 1924 at the age of 62 in Reno, Washoe, NV.1628 Parents: Christopher Columbus MORTON and Elsie E. FOUTS.
Eliza Jane MORTON34,482,5032,5033,5034,5035,5036 was born on 20 February 1820 in Pomeroy, Meigs, OH.482 She died on 22 September 1901 at the age of 81 in Monroe, Green, WI.482 She was buried in Kelly-Franklin Cemetery, Monroe, Green, WI.482 Living with Daughter, Lydia Ann and her husband John Connery in 1900. Parents: James McConnell MORTON Sr and Mary MONTGOMERY.
Spouse: Ashford William TRICKEL. Eliza Jane MORTON and Ashford William TRICKEL were married on 2 December 1840 in Green Co., WI.482 Green County Marriage Records. Vol A. Page 23 #31. Children were: Mary C. TRICKEL, Robert Wesley TRICKEL, Julia Ann TRICKEL, Lydia Ann TRICKEL, Sarah E. TRICKEL, Joshua TRICKEL, John Jackson TRICKEL, Nancy Jane "Jennie" TRICKEL, Amy Ellen TRICKEL, James E. TRICKEL.
Elizabeth "Betsy" MORTON34,191,3381,5037,5038 was born on 31 December 1810 in Logan Co., KY.2731,3369,3370,3381 She died on 22 December 1897 at the age of 86.2731,3369,3370 She was buried in Seward Cemetery, Seward, Seward, NE..3370 Listed as a Widow in 1880 Census. Parents: James McConnell MORTON Sr and Mary MONTGOMERY.
Spouse: William HACKWORTH. Elizabeth "Betsy" MORTON and William HACKWORTH42 were married on 28 June 1827 in Spencer, Spencer, IN.42,3370,3398 Children were: Mary Ann HACKWORTH, Mathew HACKWORTH, James HACKWORTH, Susanna Elizabeth HACKWORTH, Thomas HACKWORTH, Alexander HACKWORTH, Clarissa Jane HACKWORTH, Melissa HACKWORTH, John HACKWORTH.
Elizabeth MORTON5008 was born in 1812 in KY.5008 She died in Green Co., WI.5008 Parents: Francis MORTON and Ruth POWELL.
Elizabeth "Lizzie" MORTON34,42,4209,5039,5040 was born on 12 December 1869 in WI.34,1364,2699,4209 She died on 19 August 1950 at the age of 80 in Alameda, Alameda, CA.34,2699 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Cadiz, Green, WI.34,2699 BIR: Morton, 53
MAR: see GCM 5-3M; Morton, 53
DEA: Morton, 53
5 ch. S
The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia.
Markham Morton and Mildred Yeazel in: Mort's Relations 7:1, 1974. Parents: James A. MORTON and Sophia KELLY.
Elizabeth Caroline MORTON103,1364 was born on 22 September 1861 in Green Co., WI.4140,4980 She died in 1904 at the age of 43 in Cadiz, Green, WI.4140,4980 BIR: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia, p.47
MAR: never married.
DEA: The Decendants of James Kelly of Virginia, p.47.
Living with parents in 1900. Listed as single. Parents: Alexander MORTON and Amy Yeazle KELLY.
Ellen MORTON482,5041 was born on 19 December 1853 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI.482 She died.482 Parents: Lewis William P. MORTON and Sarah Ann BOYLES.
Emma Jane MORTON34,42,5042,5043 was born on 2 April 1859 in Green Co., WI. She died on 22 October 1927 at the age of 68 in Alameda, Alameda, CA. She was buried in Oakland, Alameda, CA. BIR: Morton, 48
MAR: see GCM 4-116; Morton, 48
DEA: CA Death Index
Gives name as "Amy J.," spouse initials M.S. "68 yrs. old" (State File #27-48251); Morton, 48
Eva V. MORTON5044 was born in August 1888 in IA.5044 She died. Parents: Thomas James MORTON and Mary Ann HAZELWOOD.
Floyd MORTON34,189 was born in March 1896 in NE. He died. Parents: Charles MORTON and Nellie THIEBOLD.
Francis MORTON482,5008,5009,5045 was born about 1787 in Nashville, Davidson, TN.5045 He died in January 1839 at the age of 52 in Vermillion Co., IL.5045
Spouse: Ruth POWELL. Ruth POWELL and Francis MORTON were married on 14 April 1808 in Knox Co., IN.482 Children were: Sarah H. MORTON, Elizabeth MORTON, Thomas MORTON II, Charlotte MORTON, Isabelle MORTON, Lewis William P. MORTON, William W. MORTON, James Francis MORTON.
Francis "Frank" MORTON Sr34,42,80,2730,5046 was born on 11 February 1833 in Vermillion Co., IL.2730,2731,4140 He died on 8 August 1908 at the age of 75 in Seward Co., NE.2731,4140 He was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ruby, Seward, NE.2731 From "History of Seward County", by W.W. Cox, 1888, Chapter XIX:
Was born in Vermilion County, Ill., in 1833. His parents moved to Green county, Wisconsin, when Frank was but ten years old. Here he became a playmate of the author of this book. Was raised a farmer boy until he was seventeen years old, when he was taken violently with the gold fever, and in company with many of the neighbors made an overland trip to Calif ornia, where he remained three years. Saved and brought home some money . Married Miss Drucilla Divan in 1854. Lived in the old neighborhood until their removal to Seward county in 1872, when they settled on a homestead about five miles south-east of Seward. Mr. and Mrs. Morton helped organize the Seventh Day Advent church at Seward. Mr. Morton enlisted in Company D, Wis. Vol., and served until wounded at Cedar Mountain . Was in Banks' famous retreat from Winchester; and had several close calls. Is now a member of Seward post. To Mr. and Mrs. Morton were born ten children, nine now living, as follows: Lucinda, now Mrs. A. Skillman, of Seward; Catherine, now Mrs. Alex Hackworth; Mary, now Mrs. John Hand, of Seward; Urias, now of Wray; Col.; Francis, Jr., of Ruby, Neb.; Thomas, of Wray; Ada, now Mrs. M. Boyes, of Wray; and Charles and Ira, Of (ENDS)
"When 10 years old (about 1843), Francis moved with his parents (James McConnell Morton and Mary Montgomery Morton) to Green County, Wisconsin. According to the HISTORY OF SEWARD COUNTY, by W.W. Cox, when Francis was 17 years old (1850) he got gold fever and went to California for 3 years . After returning to Wisconsin, he married Drucilla Divan on Aug. 28, 1853. Drucilla, daughter of John and Catherine Divan, was born in Ohio A pril 27, 1835. She moved from Ohio to Wisconsin when a young girl.
Spouse: Drucilla DIVAN. Drucilla DIVAN and Francis "Frank" MORTON Sr were married on 28 August 1853 in Green Co., WI. Children were: Lucinda MORTON, Catherine MORTON, Mary MORTON, Urias MORTON, Francis MORTON Jr, Thomas MORTON III, Ada E. MORTON, Charles MORTON, Ira MORTON, John E. MORTON.
Francis MORTON Jr34,2730,4254 was born on 11 November 1863 in Monroe, Green, WI.2730,2731 He died on 6 June 1925 at the age of 61 in Glendale, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.2731 Parents: Francis "Frank" MORTON Sr and Drucilla DIVAN.
Frank MORTON1628,5047,5048 was born in July 1888 in WI.5047 He died. Living as a boarder in the J.E. Clark residence. Parents: Ashford "Ash" MORTON and Mary Ellen JONES.
Frankie Virginia MORTON1813,5041,5049 was born on 24 March 1865 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI.1813 She died. Listed as a male, Frank, in the 1880 Census. Parents: Lewis William P. MORTON and Sarah Ann BOYLES.
Fred MORTON1813,5041,5050 was born on 9 November 1870 in Mt. Pleasant, Green, WI.1813 He died. Parents: Lewis William P. MORTON and Sarah Ann BOYLES.
Gertrude MORTON5051 was born in April 1897 in IA.5051 She died. Parents: Charles MORTON and Addie UNKN.
Gladys Irene MORTON34,42,80,2090,5052,5053,5054 was born on 24 April 1901 in Utica, Seward, NE.34,2092,5054,5055 She died on 1 December 1986 at the age of 85 in Worthington, Nobles, MN.2092,5055 She was buried in Hersey Cemetery, Brewster, Nobles, MN.2092 Parents: Thomas MORTON III and Emma Amelia SCHERER.
Guy MORTON360,1570 was born before 1905 in IA. Est from 1905 Census. He died. Parents: Steven Arnold Douglas MORTON and Sarah Hattie DRYE.
Guy Emmet MORTON360,1570,2320 was born on 22 May 1872 in Calmar, Winneshiek, IA. He was buried in November 1911 in Ellsworth, Pierce, WI. He died on 7 November 1911 at the age of 39 in Camp Douglas, Juneau, WI. Parents: William Milton MORTON and Angeline Alcinda THOMAS.
Spouse: Mary Elizabeth LIEBLE. Mary Elizabeth LIEBLE and Guy Emmet MORTON were married on 14 February 1900 in Red Wing, Goodhue, MN.
Harvey MORTON103,5056 was born in 1876 in IA.3079,4980,5056 He died in 1923 at the age of 47.3079,4980 Parents: Joseph MORTON and Elizabeth "Libby" GARTON.
Hattie MORTON5057 was born in February 1894 in WI.5057 She died. Parents: Samuel William MORTON and Nettie DALE.
Herschel B. MORTON Jr5058 was born in 1934 in MO.5058 He died. Parents: Herschel Burdette MORTON Sr and Lucy Isabel LEIGH.
Herschel Burdette MORTON Sr34,42,80,5059,5060,5061,5062,5063,5064 was born on 26 September 1898 in NE.34,5065 He died in January 1977 at the age of 78 in Lincoln, Lancaster, NE.5065,5066 He was buried at Sec 38, Lot 77, Space 12 in Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster, NE.5065 Parents: Thomas MORTON III and Emma Amelia SCHERER.