Fifth Generation


248. Morris Alexander MORTON130,251,258,261,274,418 was born on 11 January 1877 in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton. He lived with his parents in IA, Jasper Co., Mariposa on 25 June 1880. He lived with his parents in MT, Lewis and Clark Co., Helena on 9 November 1888. Morris lived in IL, Cook Co., Chicago, 74 Warren Ave. on 1 June 1900. His brother-in-law John and his widowed mother-in-law Caroline Schulze lived with them. Between 1900 and 1910 he was a telegraph operator . He lived in CO, Arapahoe Co., Englewood City, 3384 St. Paul St. on 30 April 1910. His sister Claudie lived with them. Morris died between 1910 and 1920.

Morris Alexander MORTON and Adele (UNKNOWN) were married in 1898. Adele (UNKNOWN)274 was born in May 1875 in IN. She lived in IL, Cook Co., Chicago, 74 Warren Ave. on 1 June 1900. She died in 1908/9.

Morris Alexander MORTON and Adele (UNKNOWN) had the following children:

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i.

Jeannette A. MORTON274,409,418 was born in February 1899 in IL, Cook Co., Chicago. She lived with her parents in IL, Cook Co., Chicago, 74 Warren Ave. on 1 June 1900. She lived with her widowed father in CO, Arapahoe Co., Englewood City, 3384 St. Paul St. on 30 April 1910. Jeannette lived with her aunt Jeannette Kindley in IL, Cook Co., Oak Park, 1122 Oak Park Ave. on 10 January 1920.

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ii.

Thomas O. MORTON.

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iii.

Richard M. MORTON259,418,419 was born in 1904 in IL. He lived with his widowed father in CO, Arapahoe Co., Englewood City, 3384 St. Paul St. on 30 April 1910. He lived with his grandmother Emiline Morton in CO, Denver Co., Denver, 100 Sinclair on 6 January 1920. Richard lived as a roomer in CO, Delta Co., Delta on 1 April 1930. On 1 April 1930 he was a garage foreman in CO, Delta Co., Delta. He and his brother Eugene were twins.

He was orphaned at an early age.

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Eugene L. MORTON409,418 was born in 1904 in IL. He lived with his widowed father in CO, Arapahoe Co., Englewood City, 3384 St. Paul St. on 30 April 1910. He lived with his aunt in IL, Cook Co., Oak Park, 1122 Oak Park Ave. on 10 January 1920. He and his brother Richard were twins.

He was orphaned at an early age.

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v.

Ruth L. MORTON was born in 1909 in IL. She lived with her widowed father in CO, Arapahoe Co., Englewood City, 3384 St. Paul St. on 30 April 1910. She lived with her grandmother in CO, Denver Co., Denver, 100 Sinclair on 6 January 1920. Ruth lived with her aunt Claudia Kracaw in CO, Denver Co., Denver, Sherman St. on 11 April 1930. On 11 April 1930 she was a typist on a comptometer at a mail order dry goods company in CO, Denver Co., Denver.