Rob's Genealogy

Featuring the Cobb-Reyes-Bauer-Woodson families and their relations.

Person Page 624

John Morton1,2,3,4,5,6,7

born 9 February 1730, died 1 December 1796

Family: Mary Elizabeth Anderson (born 9 November 1736, died 20 November 1822)

Facts and Notes

  • Title: Captain
  • Birth: About 1720; Prince Edward County, Virginia, USAB8
  • Birth: 9 February 1730; Farmville, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USAB3,4,5,2,1
  • Marriage: 15 September 1750; Mary Elizabeth Anderson; Farmville, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USAB; She was 14 years old when she married8,4,3,5
  • Military: Between 19 February 1776 and 12 March 1777; US Revolutionary War; served as a captain in the 4th Virginia Regiment9
  • Death: 1 December 1796; Prince Edward County, Virginia, USAB; Age: 664,3,2,1
  • Death: 19 December 1796; Prince Edward County, Virginia, USAB; Age: 665
  • Note: John Morton, of Prince Edward, born about 1720 and married Elizabeth Anderson, aged fourteen years, daughter of an English merchant at Farmville in Prince Edward county.

    Besides the seven children listed below, John Morton and Elizabeth Anderson had seven more children, whose names have not been ascertained. Nor is it by any means certain that the seven named, are put down in the correct order of their births.

Citations

  1. [S679] Ancestry.com, Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current, Record for Capt John Morton
  2. [S519] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for Capt John Morton
  3. [S451] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR Membership Number: 97711; Application for Lawrence E Miller, Jr,; 14 Jan 1969, Descendant of Captains Hezekiah and John Morton
  4. [S451] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR Membership Number: 98748; Application for William Hasting Harris, II; 20 Oct 1969, Descendant of John Morton
  5. [S451] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR Membership Number: 98225; Application for William Corbin Marr; 22 Apr 1969, Descendant of Captain John Morton
  6. [S454] , Woodson, Henry Morton, Historical Genealogy of the Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 55
  7. [S609] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 010, Record for Mary Anderson
  8. [S454] , Woodson, Henry Morton, Historical Genealogy of the Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 56
  9. [S366] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR Membership Number: 98225, Record for Captain John Morton