Joseph MORSE 1
- Born: 2 May 1615, Redgrave, Suffok, England
- Christened: 2 May 1615, Redgrave, Suffolk, England
- Marriage: Hannah PHILLIPS on 1 Jul 1638 in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts
- Died: 20 Jun 1654, Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts at age 39
- Buried: 1654, , England
Ancestral File Number: 3G49-QH.
He appears to have been the only son who came with his parents to MA, then aged 20 yrs. He resided first in Watertown but soon removed to Dedham,MA, where he received in 1636, twelve acres of land for a home lot. He married in Watertown, Hannah Phillips, died in Dedham.
Joseph and Hannah were "comfortably" received in the church in Dedham Nov 19, 1639.
A Thomas Boyden, yeoman late of Boston, now of Medfield, was bound for the soum of 300 pounds, together with the house, upland adn meadow, then in his possession, lately the inheritance of Joseph Morse, late of Medfield. If said Boyden maintain the children of the late Joseph Morse and Hannah his wife, til the time of their nonage or marraige, or till they choose their guardians, teaching, or causing the sons of the said Morse, to rite and read, adn at their several marriages, or days of age, shall pay unto each of the said children the portions to them assigned by the court at Boston... 10/18/1661.
Joseph married Hannah PHILLIPS on 1 Jul 1638 in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts. (Hannah PHILLIPS was born in 1617 in prob England, christened in Boston, Suffolk, Mass, died on 3 Oct 1676 in Boston, Suffolk, Mass. and was buried on 6 Oct 1676 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.)