Rebecca S. HADEN and Peter Henry MORTON were married on 28 September 1848 in Logan County, Kentucky.980 Peter Henry MORTON331, son of William Jordan MORTON and Louisa MCCORMICK, died about 1859 in Logan County, Kentucky.981 Possibly the following record is his. Peter was not living in the 1860 census.
PETER HENRY MORTON
Peter Henry Morton traveled to the gold fields of California, promising to establish a home and send for his wife and children. With no further contact, Peter was presumed dead. The remaining Morton families provided financial and parental support in the rearing of his children. Years after his death, records bearing his signature proved he struck gold and married again in California, abandoning his wife & children in Kentucky.
Spouse: Rebecca Jayne Hayden
Rebecca S. HADEN and Peter Henry MORTON had the following children:
Rebecca S. HADEN and William STEWART were married in October 1863 in Logan County, Kentucky.982 William STEWART was born (date unknown).
Rebecca S. HADEN and William STEWART had the following children:
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