Person:James Morton (27)

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James W. Morton
b.18 Dec 1856 Texas
d.7 Jan 1934 Wise County, Texas
m. 8 Jun 1842
  1. Cynthia Adeline Morton1846 - 1927
  2. Joseph Daniel MortonAbt 1848 - 1909
  3. Louisa J. MortonAbt 1852 - Bef 1860
  4. Frances J. MortonAbt 1854 -
  5. James W. Morton1856 - 1934
  6. Martha E. MortonAbt 1859 -
  7. George E. MortonAbt 1867 -
  8. Thomas Patten Morton1869 - 1933
m. abt 1876
  1. Columbus Morton1878 -
  2. Mary Morton1881 -
  3. Thomas W. Morton1887 -
  4. Julia B. Morton1891 -
  5. Leon Morton1893 -
  6. J. Y. Morton1897 -
  7. Horace Morton1899 -
  8. Albert F. MortonAbt 1902 -
  9. Nannie Gertrude MortonAbt 1905 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] James W. Morton
Gender Male
Birth[1] 18 Dec 1856 Texas
Marriage abt 1876 Texasto Sarah Jane Miller
Census[3] 1880 Collin County, Texas
Census[4] 1900 Wise County, Texas
Census[5] 1910 Wise County, Texas
Census[6] 1920 Wise County, Texas
Census[7] 1930 Wise County, Texas
Death[1][2] 7 Jan 1934 Wise County, Texas
Burial[1] Eastside Cemetery, Bridgeport, Wise County, Texas

Collin County, Texas, 1880 census:[3]

Grayum, Jacob 46 yrs Farmer b. Missouri (parents, b. Kentucky)
      Sarah Wife 26 yrs Keeping House b. Texas (parents, b. [blank])
[+ 6 children]
Morton, James W. Servant 25 yrs (single) Farm Labor b. Texas (parents, b. [blank])

Wise County, Texas, 1900 census:[4]

Morton, James Head 45 yrs (b. Dec 1854) (marr. 24 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee) Farmer
      Sarah Wife 38 yrs (b. Apr 1862) (12 children, 7 living) b. Pennsylvania (parents, b. Pennsylvania)
      Columbus Son 22 yrs (b. Jan 1878) (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farmer
      Mary Dau 18 yrs (b. Dec 1881) (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer
      Thomas Son 12 yrs (b. Aug 1887) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer
      Julia Dau 9 yrs (b. Jan 1891) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Lee Son 6 yrs (b. Oct 1893) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Jay Son 3 yrs (b. Feb 1897) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Horace Son 8/12 yr (b. Sep 1899) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)

Wise County, Texas, 1910 census:[5]

Morton, James W. Head 53 yrs (marr. 33 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee) Farmer (General farm)
      Sarah J. Wife 49 yrs (14 children, 9 living) b. Pennsylvania (parents, b. Pennsylvania)
      Thomas W. Son 23 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer (Home farm)
      Julia B. Dau 19 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer (Home farm)
      Leon Son 16 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer (Home farm)
      "J. Y." [sic] Son 13 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer (Home farm)
      Horace Son 11 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Farm Laborer (Home farm)
      Albert Son 8 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Gertrude Dau 5 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)

Wise County, Texas, 1920 census:[6]

Morton, James W. Head 64 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee) Farm (Own)
      Sarah J. Wife 58 yrs b. Pennsylvania (parents, b. Pennsylvania)
      Thomas W. Son 32 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Julia B. Dau 26 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Leon Son 23 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Wallace Son 20 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Albert F. Son 17 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
      Nannie G. Dau 15 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)

Wise County, Texas, 1930 census:[7]

Morton, James Head 73 yrs (marr. at 21 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee) "None"
      Sarah Wife 69 yrs (marr. at 16 yrs) b. Pennsylvania (parents, b. Virginia/Pennsylvania)
      Harris Son 30 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania) Laborer (Public Const[ruction?])
      Anne Dau 28 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Pennsylvania)
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Find A Grave.
  2. Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Collin, Texas, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration Publication T9)
    ED 19, p. 80A, dwelling/family 183/200.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Wise, Texas, United States. 1900 U. S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 152, p. 2B, dwelling/family 31/31.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Wise, Texas, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 262, p. 11A, dwelling/family 214/215.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Wise, Texas, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 162, p. 1A, dwelling/family 3/3.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Wise, Texas, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 16, p. 12A, dwelling/family 257/295.