Hyrum Morse

23 July 1862–20 September 1937 (Age 75)
Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hyrum

When Hyrum Morse was born on 23 July 1862, in Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Morse, was 40 and his mother, Alice Lewis, was 26. He married Margaret Elizabeth James on 14 November 1892, in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States in 1870 and Camas, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1880. He died on 20 September 1937, in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Morse
Margaret Elizabeth James
Marriage: 14 November 1892
John Park Morse
Son Morse

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1892Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 3
    Historical Information: 1865: Deer Lodge, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 20
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh and English: variant of Morris .Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames, especially Moses . Compare Morris .History: Samuel Morse (1791–1872), inventor of the electric telegraph andof Morse code, was a direct descendant of Anthony Morse of Wiltshire,England, who had emigrated to MA in 1635.

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Hiram Morse, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Hyrum in household of John, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Hiram Morse, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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