Samuel MORSE 1
- Born: 27 Nov 1639, Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts
- Christened: 27 Nov 1639, Dedham, Norfolk, Mass
- Marriage: Sarah THURSTON
- Died: 28 Feb 1718, Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts at age 78
Ancestral File Number: 3G30-3V.
Samuel raised teh alrm when Indians attacked Medfield in 1676. 1680 Medfield MA voted to grant 50 acres of land for mill on the Charles River adn toe exempt the mill from taxes for seven years. Samuel Morse one of a number of people who built it. This mill was burned before 1685 by John Sunchamaug, and Indian who was prosecuted.
Samuel married Sarah THURSTON, daughter of Thomas THURSTON and Sarah Thaxter. (Sarah THURSTON was born on 16 Sep 1662 in Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts and died on 29 Apr 1688 in Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts.)