Is your surname Morehouse?

Research the Morehouse family

Isabel Morehouse's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Isabel Morehouse (Keeler)

Also Known As: "Elizabeth"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ralph Keeler III and Unknown 1st Wife of Ralph Keeler
Wife of Thomas Morehouse, Jr.
Sister of Ralph Keeler; Samuel Keeler, Sr.; Rebecca Elizabeth Keeler and Jonah Keeler
Half sister of John Keeler, Sr.; Elizabeth Isabella Keeler; Mary Keeler and Isabella Morehouse

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Isabel Morehouse

Note from John George MItchell: A good deal of confusion surrounds this Isabel on our shared tree, because according to Wesley B. Keeler's book on the Keelers,

"A daughter, b. before 1650 in Hartford, not mentioned in her fahter's will but applied to court for redress. Jacobus (I:356,420) says Thomas Morehouse, son of Thomas Morehouse, married the eldest daughter of Ralph Keeler and she was his wife in 1672....The elder Thomas Morehouse had a wife Isabel, mentioned in his 1658 will, but we have no way of knowing..."

In other words, both the Thomas Morehouses (Thomas 1585 Morehouse AND Thomas 1640 Morehouse) had wives named Isabel; but this Isabel is not necessarily a Keeler (indeed, we have no reason to think so).

I have, in consequence, deleted almost all the information associated with this Isabel, though we can all add in more if we are sure it goes with Isabel the wife of Thomas 1685 Morehouse and not with Isabel Keeler, the wife of Thomas 1640 Morehouse.

view all

Isabel Morehouse's Timeline

1648
November 19, 1648
Hartford, Connecticut Colony
1696
1696
Age 47
Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
????