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Michael Morrett, Sr
Birth: Jan. 11, 1817
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 1893
Meriden
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA

Michael was my 2nd Great-Grandfather.

He was the son of John Morrett, Sr. and Elizabeth Smith.

On October 4th, 1834 he was married to Elizabeth Eyler in Churchtown, Lancaster Co., PA.

Michael & Elizabeth had a total of eight children together. The first four were born in Pennsylvania, the fifth in Ohio, and the last three in Indiana.

They were:

Charles Edward
John Alexander (1841-1918)
Mary A.
Sarah E.
Ann Julia Morrett Riggs (1849)
Susan Alice
Catherine Jane
Samuel Newton (1859)

In his obituary it stated that:

Michael Morrett lived a consistent Christian for nearly 50 years, he had read the bible through 19 times in 13 years, while he was much afflicted yet he bore up under his affliction with patience.

Cause of death: Paralysis
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Morrett (1785 - 1837)
  Elizabeth Smith Morrett (1786 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Eyler Morrett (1816 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Charles Edward Morrett (1839 - 1918)*
  John Alexander Morrett (1841 - 1918)*
  Mary A. Morrett Case (1842 - 1922)*
  Sarah E. Morrett Tudor (1844 - 1924)*
  Susan Alice Morrett Whaley (1852 - 1918)*
  Catherine Jane Morrett Griffith (1855 - 1939)*
  Samuel Newton Morrett (1856 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Morrett Rider (1808 - 1891)*
  John Morrett (1811 - 1891)*
  Ann Margaret Morrett Rider (1812 - 1882)*
  George Morrett (1815 - 1894)*
  Michael Morrett (1817 - 1893)
  Elizabeth Morrett Bobb (1821 - 1893)*
  Susanna Morrett Eslinger (1824 - 1895)*
  Mary Morrett Sheller (1826 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Meriden Cemetery
Meriden
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
 
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Record added: May 19, 2006
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