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Elizabeth Jasper Morse
Birth: Jun. 30, 1579
Redgrave
Suffolk, England
Death: Jun. 20, 1655
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Family monument erected by Morse Family Descendants

According to ("Great Migration" V:170-177, published 2007 by NEHGS), Samuel was most probably the son of Rev.Thomas Morse of Foxearth, Co.Essex, England. Samuel was baptized in Boxted, Co.Essex on Jun 12, 1576. He died at Medfield, MA on Dec 5, 1654.

Note...he married Elizabeth Jasper at Redgrave, Co.Suffolk on Jun 29, 1602 and brought their 7 children with them, arriving at Watertown in 1635.

Some info provided by Kevin Avery and J. Edwards. Source: Representative men and old families of southeastern Massachusetts : containing historical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and genealogical records of many of the old families. pg. 1774.

Elizabeth and Samuel Morse had seven children: John, Daniel, Joseph, Abigail, Samuel, Jeremiah and Mary. Elizabeth's husband Samuel made his will on Oct. 2, 1654, "leaving all his estate....,to his wife, Elizabeth. His wife d. June 20, 1654, aged sixty-seven years. Genealogy and history of representative citizens of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, p. 363.

History of Sherborn and Holliston, MA has her death date as June 20, 1655.

According to the book: English Origins of New England Families, Elizabeth and Samuel had eight children, the one not mentioned above was Elizabeth, born March 6, 1606.

Other sources: Three Hundred Colonial Ancestors and War Service by Elizabeth M. Leach Rixford.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lancelot Jasper (1545 - 1617)
  Rose Shepard Jasper (1549 - 1625)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Morse (1576 - 1654)*
 
 Children:
  John Morse (1608 - 1657)*
  Daniel Morse (1610 - 1688)*
  Joseph Morse (1613 - 1654)*
  Mary Morse Bullen (1620 - 1692)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Widow of SAMUEL d. June 26, 1654 AE. 67
 
Burial:
Vine Lake Cemetery
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Cathy Truesdale
Originally Created by: Julie Nathanson
Record added: Nov 12, 2006
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Elizabeth is my 10th great-grandmother. I came from her son Joseph's line.
- Lois Campbell
 Added: Sep. 12, 2014
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- Vernon Pacholke
 Added: Feb. 24, 2014
sweet lady you are my 9th great grandma and I am so proud to be part of your heritage. You and your husband did so many incredible things when you settled in Dedham and came over from England. Someday I will meet you and give you a big big hug. Love fr...(Read more)
- Patti Simmons
 Added: Feb. 16, 2014
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