Seth MORTON (1722 – 1802) was Alex’s 6th Great Grandfather; one of 128 in this generation of the Miller line.
Seth Morton was born 20 Jan 1722 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass. His parents were Manasseh MORTON and Mary TABER. He married Elizabeth ALLEN 4 Dec 1746 in Dartmouth, Mass. Seth died 5 Oct 1802 in New Bedford, Bristol, Mass.
Elizabeth Allen was born 1 Dec 1725 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass. Her parents were William ALLEN and Elizabeth [__?__]
Children of Seth and Elizabeth:
|1.||Sarah Morton||3 Jul 1748
|2.||Hannah Morton||16 Apr 1750
|3.||Ruth MORTON||3 Jun 1752 Freetown, Bristol Mass.||Enoch DOW
1770 probably in Majorfield, Sunbury County, New Brunswick, Canada.
|Dumfries Parish, York, New Brunswick, Canada.|
|4.||Timothy Morton||3 Mar 1754
|5.||Jethro Morton|| 1756
Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass.
8 Oct 1787
|17 Jan 1842
3. Ruth MORTON (See Enoch DOW‘s page)
5. Jethro Morton
Jethro’s wife Jemima Eldredge was born 8 May 1767, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass. Her parents were Elnathan Eldredge and Anne Allen.
Child of Jethro and Jemima:
i. Timothy Morton b. 1790 Fairhaven, Mass.; d. 26 Jan 1882 Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass. m. Charlotte Howard (b. 1790 Mass) In the 1850 census, Timothy and Charlotte were living in Fairhaven, Bristol, Mass.