Sybilla C. Morton

29 March 1886–21 March 1976 (Age 89)
East Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sybilla C.

When Sybilla C. Morton was born on 29 March 1886, in East Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Alpheus C Morton, was 40 and her mother, Catharine Pierce, was 43. She married Ammon Erb Frye on 1 July 1905, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Londonderry Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. She died on 21 March 1976, in Annville, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ammon Erb Frye
Sybilla C. Morton
Marriage: 1 July 1905
Morton Erb Frye

Spouse and Children

1 July 1905
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Alpheus C Morton


    Catharine Pierce




    Harry H "Henry" Morton


    Annie Morton


    John C. Morton



    Walter Hoffman Morton


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 19

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: habitational name from any of the many places called Mor(e)ton, named in Old English as ‘settlement (tūn) by or on a marsh or moor (mōr)’.2 Swedish: variant of Martin .3 French: contracted form of Moreton 2.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Sabilla Foy in household of Ammon Foy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sybilla Fry in household of Ammon E Fry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sybilla Frye in household of Ammon Frye, "United States Census, 1910"

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