Posted By:Barbra Hathcock
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Subject:Re: George Washington C. MORTON (1818-1870) Bedford County, TN
Post Date:February 10, 2011 at 11:46:06
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tn/bedford/messages/1415.html
Forum:Bedford County, TN Genealogy Forum
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1840 Bedford Co., TN
1 male under 5
1 male 20 to 29
1 female 15 to 19
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1850 Rutherford Co., TN - Forsterville P.O. - October 30, 1850 - page 665/333
1180/1180
Morton, G. W. C. - 30 - farmer - TN
Julia - 26 - TN
Sophronia - 10 - TN
William - 8 - TN
James - 5 - TN
Martha J. - 2 - TN
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1860 Bedford Co., TN - Civil Dist 3 - Shelbyville P.O. - June 11, 1860 - page 45/105
347/347
Morton, George W. - 40 - farmer - TN
Julia - 37 - TN
William - 21 - TN
Sophroinia - 17 - TN
James - 15 - TN
Martha - 11 - TN
Ellen - 8 - TN
Mary A. - 2/12 - TN
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1870 Bedford Co., TN - CIvil DIst 3 - Shelbyville P.O. - July 5, 1870 - page 23/155
165/165
Morton, G. W. C - 52 - farmer - 1500/513 - TN
Julia B. - 47 - keeps house - TN
Martha J. - 20 - TN
Julia E. - 18 - TN
Minerva L. - 10 - TN
Fannie A. - 5 - TN
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George Washington C. Morton was born about 1818 in BEdford Co., TN - He died about 1870-1880 Bedford Co., TN
Julia Benson Schofner was born February 18, 1823 in TN and died in 1891 in Bedford Co., TN. She married George about 1838 in Bedford Co., TN

Julia was the daughter of:

John Shoffner (February 23, 1787 Orange Co., TN / January 6, 1857 Bedford Co., TN)
Amelia Benson (March 19, 1794 in Orance Co., NC / August 24, 1849 in Bedford Co., TN)

They were married February 18, 1810 in Orange Co., NC
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George Washington C. was the son of:
Jacob Morton (February 17, 1787 in Caswell Co., NC / September 5, 1855 in Bedford Co., TN)
Anna Fisher (April 27, 1798 in Rowan Co., NC / July 16, 1869 Bedford Co., TN)

They were married August 31, 1815 in Bedford Co., TN
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Children of George Washington and Julia Benson were:

1 - William H. Morton (November 1839)
md - Lucy H. Arnold - September 9, 1863 Bedford Co., TN

2 - Sophronia Morton (May 12, 1843 Bedford Co., TN - September 13, 1917 Davidson Co., TN)
md - Samuel Moody Holt (May 29, 1842 Bedford Co., TN - / April 8, 1912 Davidson Co., TN)
md - August 19, 1863 Bedford Co., TN

3 - James C. Morton (January 11, 1845 Lincoln Co., TN - )
md - Nancy C. Stokes - December 8, 1864 in Bedford Co., TN
md - Betty A. Thomas - July 3, 1877 Coffee Co., TN

4 - Martha J. Morton ( about 1849 Bedford)
md - N. S. McConnell November 12, 1874 Bedford Co., TN

5 - Julia Ellen (May 1852 Bedford / December 22, 1916 Bedford Co., TN)
md - David Archibald McConnell (Pctpber 1849 Bedford / 1912 Bedford)
md - November 9, 1876 in Bedford Co., TN

6 - Minerva Mary L. (April 1860 / 1901)
Lee Glenn
md - November 24, 1880 Bedford Co., TN

7- Frances A. (Fannie) (about 1865)
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