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Joseph Morton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Prince George County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in Charlotte County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Morton, Jr. and Elizabeth Morton
Husband of Agnes Pleasants
Father of Josiah Morton; William [5] Morton; Jacob [5] Morton; Little Jo [5] Morton; Judith [5A] Morton and 4 others

Occupation: Colonel
Managed by: Terry Hubert Brown
Last Updated:

About Col. Joseph Morton

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia. DAR Ancestor #: A081839

"Col. Joseph Morton was on the Committee of Safety in 1775.

"Joseph Morton -- Justice.

Joseph Morton, founder of Briery Presbyterian Church.

Col. Joseph Morton, Ruling Elder of Briery Presbyterian Church.

Col. Joseph Morton was one of the founders of Hampden Sydney College.

...a member of the House of Burgesses from James City County 1755-1758."

        Elizabeth Hoge Paulett's notes

-------------------- Justice of Prince Edward County, 1754-55, and later of Charlotte County, surveyor, and a founder, trustee and ruling elder of Briery Presbyterian Church in Prince Edward County.

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Col. Joseph Morton's Timeline

1709
1709
Prince George County, Province of Virginia
1738
March 25, 1738
Age 29
Charlotte Co VA
1743
November 27, 1743
Age 34
Charlotte Co VA
1748
February 26, 1748
Age 39
Charlotte Co., VA.
1782
1782
Age 73
Charlotte County, Virginia, United States
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