Morton Amell was the son of Frank Amell (1883-1957), son of Louis Amell and Louise Harriet Leroux and Viva Jane Donnelly , daughter of Isaac William Donnelly and Isaac's 2nd. wife Sarah Jane 'Jennie' Woodward.
Morton married Jessie Louella Jock (1920-2011).
Morton Amell Sr, and Jessie's Children: 1. Morton Amell Jr. 2. Bonnie KEARNEY (Desmond) 3.Shirley Lyons (Foster Child) 4. Neil Amell 5. Wayne Amell