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Susan Alice Morrett Whaley
Birth: Nov. 20, 1852
Akron
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1918
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Alice was my Great-Grandmother.

Susan Alice (she went by her middle name Alice) was the sixth of eight children born to Michael MORRETT, Sr and Elizabeth EYLER.

She was married to Robert M. CAPLE on 21 Nov 1872, in Miami Co., IN. Robert was killed in a wagon accident at the age of 34.

They had two children together:

Mildred Mae
Clarence Michael

Alice's second marriage was to James HATCHER on 29 Mar 1888 in Jefferson, Montgomery Co., KS.

They had one child together: Myrtle HATCHER Plumber.

Alice's third marriage took place on November 11th, 1895 in Shawnee, Johnson Co., KS to George W. Whaley. They had no children together. Our family always referred to her as "Grandma Whaley".

Cause of death: Stomach cancer.

Handwritten eulogy of Alice Morrett Caple Hatcher Whaley, writer unknown:

Once more the angel of death has visited our midst & taken from it one that was loved by all who knew her. God in his wisdome has sean fit to remove this earthly flower and transplant It In the garden of god there to bloom for ever & ever. Alice Morrett was borne near Aaron, Indiana Nov. 20, 1852, died Feb. 7, 1918, aged 65 years 3 months 17 days.

In the month of Nov. 1872 she was married to Robert Caple, and to this union was born 2 children. In the fall of 1876 they moved to Jackson County, Kansas, and settled on a farm 5 miles west of Meriden. [They] Later moved to farm 3 miles east of Meriden. In the year 1885 Mr. Caple died after spending several years on the farm with the 2 children.

She was married to James Hatcher moving to a farm on the Delaware River, and to this union 1 child was born. In the year 1894 she was married to George Whaley moving to Dearborn, Missouri where they lived untill Mr. Whaley's health failed they moved to Meriden. In the year 1914 Mr. Whaley was called to his heavenly home.

For 4 years Mrs. Whaley lived at Ft. Dodge, Kansas. For the past 2 years she has made her home with her daughter at Perry, Kansas. In December of the past year she went visit her _____ and while there she was seized with her last sickness.

At her request she was brought home. (exact text)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Morrett (1817 - 1893)
  Elizabeth Eyler Morrett (1816 - 1896)
 
 Spouses:
  James J V Hatcher (1839 - 1912)
  George W. Whaley (1840 - 1912)
  Robert M. Caple (1850 - 1885)*
 
 Children:
  Mildred Mae Caple McQuilkin (1874 - 1948)*
  Clarence Michael Caple (1876 - 1943)*
  Myrtle I. Hatcher Plummer (1889 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Meriden Cemetery
Meriden
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 09, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5034186
Susan Alice <i>Morrett</i> Whaley
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