Percival George Morse

20 December 1920–7 May 1994 (Age 73)
Yarra Junction, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Percival George

When Percival George Morse was born on 20 December 1920, in Yarra Junction, Victoria, Australia, his father, Bertram George Morse, was 36 and his mother, Jessie Winifred Lewis, was 35. He married Sylvia Eileen Smith on 18 December 1943, in Ormond, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 7 May 1994, in Box Hill, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 73, and was buried in Healesville, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Percival George Morse
Sylvia Eileen Smith
Marriage: 18 December 1943
Judith Sylvia Morse
Richard Lindsey Morse

Spouse and Children

18 December 1943
Ormond, Victoria, Australia


    Judith Sylvia Morse


    Richard Lindsey Morse


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

Age 19

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Age 20

Australia declares war on Italy.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh and English: variant of Morris .2 Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish surnames, especially Moses . Compare Morris .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • P. George Morse, "BillionGraves Index"
  • National Archives of Australia

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