Histories of the Martin, Wilson, Bloom, & Ahola Families

Morse, Hiram

Male 1808 - 1883  (75 years)


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  • Name Morse, Hiram 
    Born 8 Jul 1808  Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Gravestone date.
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1850  Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Clergyman, Crescent Methodist Episcopal Church. 
    Residence 1850  Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Owned 100 acre farm; cash value $8000. Kept 5 horses, 11 milk cows, 2 oxen, 5 other cattle, 16 swine; value $1350. Grew rye, indian corn, oats, potatoes and hay. 
    Died 2 Sep 1883  Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Union Cemetery, Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1336  Martin-Bloom
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2013 

    Father Morse, Peter Jr.,   b. 22 Apr 1769, Norfolk, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1834  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother (Goslin) Dunham, Lettice,   b. 2 Sep 1777,   d. 23 Jan 1848  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1804  [5
    Family ID F174  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Vandecar, Margaret,   b. 8 Oct 1810,   d. 23 Nov 1880, Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jul 1808 - Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Clergyman, Crescent Methodist Episcopal Church. - 1850 - Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Owned 100 acre farm; cash value $8000. Kept 5 horses, 11 milk cows, 2 oxen, 5 other cattle, 16 swine; value $1350. Grew rye, indian corn, oats, potatoes and hay. - 1850 - Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Sep 1883 - Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Cemetery, Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Morse, Hiram and Margaret grave monument
    Morse, Hiram and Margaret grave monument
    In addition to the names of Hiram and Margaret Vandecar Morse, the names of several members of the Noxon family are inscribed on the monument: Margaret L. Noxon, b. 4 Sep 1871; S. Mitchell Noxon, b. 12 Oct 1839, d. 29 Mar 1885; Libbie wife of S. Mitchell, b. 16 Jul 1837, d. 4 Feb 1876; Alfred B. Noxon, b. 16 Jun 1873; Lewis M. Noxon, b. 6 Nov 1875, d. 29 May 1907; Margaret L. Noxon, b. 4 Sep 1871. There were headstones for all but Alfred B. and Margaret L., and it is likely that they are memorialized but not buried here.
    Coordinates: 42.82640. -73.73267
    Morse, Hiram and Margaret Vandecar
    Morse, Hiram and Margaret Vandecar
    Inscription on east face of monument.

  • Sources 
    1. [S60] 1870 US Census, Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York; Roll: M593_1088; Page: 230A; Image: 464; Family History Library Film: 552587.

    2. [S93] 1850 US Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York; Roll: M432_592; Page: 46B; Image: 98.

    3. [S111] History of Saratoga County, Nathaniel Bartlett Sylvester, editor, (Philadelphia: Everts & Ensign, 1878), p. 351.

    4. [S93] 1850 US Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York; Archive Collection Number: A7; Roll: 7; Page: 679; Line: 34; Schedule Type: Agriculture.

    5. [S191] Morse Genealogy, J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, (The Morse Society, New York, 1903), pp. 111, 224 in the Descendants of Anthony Morse.