Gershom Morse was born 1716 in Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony to Joshua Morse (c1675-1754) and Elizabeth Doty (c1675-1772) and died 1800 in Norwich, Vermont of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Swift (?-aft1760) 6 September 1741 in Wareham, Massachusetts Bay Colony.


Offspring of Gershom Morse and Elizabeth Swift (?-aft1760)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elijah Morse (c1742-?)
Joanna Morse (c1744-?)
Abigail Morse (c1745-?)
Elizabeth Morse (c1748-?)
Thankful Morse (c1750-?)
Judah Morse (c1752-?)
Gershom Morse (c1754-?)
Job Morse (c1756-?)
Content Morse (c1758-?)
Seth Morse (c1760-?)
Cloe Morse (c1763-?)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Hill, Peter B. ed. Edward Doty of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations. Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1991, p. 93.