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388. Lucy Emilene8Whitefield (Eliza A. C.7Brack, Lucy P.6Sims, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 19 March 1869, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 January 1911, Glen Rose, Somervell County, Texas. She married 28 December 1890, Ellis County, Texas, to William D. Morton,[2999] born 17 June 1856, Marshall County, Tennessee, died 18 October 1952, Kerr County, Texas, buried Kerrville State Home Cemetery, son of Steven Morton and Ann Rosson.[3000]

W. D. Morton’s brother was Elisha H. Morton, born circa 1859, Marshall County, Tennessee, died May 1936, Italy, Ellis County, Texas. Elisha Morton moved to Ellis County, Texas, in 1870. He married in 1898, to Miss Dorothy Lee Young.[3001]

W. D. and Lucy Morton lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1900.[3002] They lived in Glen Rose, Somervell County, Texas, in 1910.[3003] William D. Morton and son, George, lived in Glen Rose, Somervell County, in 1920.[3004] W. D. Morton lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1930, with his brother-in-law, Albert Sidney Whitefield.[3005]



[2999] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book G, p. 27. W. D. Morton to Lucy Whitefield, 28 December 1890. J. E. Walker, M.G.

[3000] Texas Death Record. W. D. Morton, born 17 June 1856, Tennessee, died 18 October 1952, Kerr County, Texas. Residence: Glen Rose, Somervell County, Texas. Parents: Steven Morton, Ann Rosson. Male, white, age 96 years, 4 months, 1 day, widowed. Father born Virginia. Mother born Tennessee. Retired farmer. Burial: Kerrville State Home Cemetery.

[3001] Obituary of Elisha H. Morton, Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texas, 28 May 1936, p. 9.

[3002] 1900 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 12, Sheet 13B. Morton, W. L., born June 1857, age 42, mar 9 yrs., born Tenn. Va. Tenn.; Lucy, wife, born March 1870, age 30, mar 9 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Miss., had had 1 child, 1 living; Clemmie, dau., born June 1892, age 9. All white.

[3003] 1910 U.S. Census, Somervell County, Texas, S.D. 12, E.D. 86, Sheet 4B, Glen Rose. Morton, William D., age 52, mar1, mar 19 yrs., born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn., own income; Lucy E., wife, age 40, mar1, mar 19 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Miss., had had 2 children, 2 living; Clemmie P., dau., age 17, single; George M., son, age 7. All white.

[3004] 1920 U.S. Census, Somervell County, Texas, S.D. 12, E.D. 79, Sheet 11B, Glen Rose. Morton, William D., age 62, widow, born Tenn. Va. Tenn.; George, son, age 17, single, born Texas Tenn. Texas. Both white.

[3005] 1930 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 16, E.D. 70-11, Sheet 2B. Head of household: Albert S. Whitefield, age 48. W. D. Morton, boarder, male, white, age 72, widow, born Tenn. Va. Tenn.

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