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flag  Rebecca  DARBY

  (b. 15 July 1793Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA   d. 7 December 1853Newton, Massachusetts, USA )  
Summary: Rebecca DARBY was born 15 July 1793 in Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA. Rebecca DARBY was the child of Samuel DARBY (DERBY) and Hannah MINOT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph DARBY and Silence HUBBARD (maternal)  James MINOT and Rebecca BLANCHARD

She married  Martin MORSE 21 November 1819 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Martin MORSE  was born 18 May 1793 in Natick, Massachusetts, USA .  He died 30 April 1872 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA .  He was the son of Samuel MORSE and Sybil JENNINGS.

Rebecca DARBY died 7 December 1853 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA.
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Rebecca DARBY married flag Martin MORSE-- Date: 21 November 1819 Place: Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA 

Martin MORSE was the son of Samuel MORSE and Sybil JENNINGS

Name: Martin Morse
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Event Date: 21 Nov 1819
Event Place: Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00798-8
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 741320
Reference ID: p 201

"Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910," index, FamilySearch ( pal:/ MM9.1.1/ FHZM-K5Z : accessed 02 Dec 2013), Martin Morse and Rebecca Darby, 21 Nov 1819.

flag Charles MORSE (b.13 October 1820, Newton, Massachusetts, USA  d. 1896, Newton, Massachusetts, USA)

flag Lyman Whitman MORSE (b.9 November 1822, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA  d. 10 April 1885, Newton, Massachusetts, USA)

flag Almira MORSE (b.6 January 1824, Newton, Massachusetts, USA  d. 6 May 1825, Newton, Massachusetts, USA)

flag Alfred Martin MORSE (b.12 November 1826, Newton, Massachusetts, USA  d. 2 January 1895, Newton, Massachusetts, USA)

flag Elvira MORSE (b.25 June 1829, Newton, Massachusetts, USA  d. 30 March 1897, Newton, Massachusetts, USA)

flag Mary E MORSE (b.4 October 1833, Newton, Massachusetts, USA  d. , )

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1739 Birth
Birth Source: Darbey Rebecah, d. Sam and Hanah, July 15, 1793....Read MORE...

World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy

World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

In the 1800s, in the United States, pioneers and...

USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast - May 14, 1804

USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite Pillar Rock, between Brookfield and Dahlia, Washington, west of Jim Crow Point. "Great joy in camp we are in view of the Ocian this great Pacific Ocean which we been so ...Read MORE...

World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...

World History 1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.

World History 1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.

World History 1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.

USA 1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding...Read MORE...

"1819 MORSE Martin and Rebecca Darby of Roxbury, int. Oct. 3, 1819. Marriage Natick"

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1819 Marriage / Partner
Rebecca DARBY and Martin MORSE 21 November 1819, Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
1820 Birth of Child
Charles MORSE was born 13 October 1820, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
1822 Birth of Child
Lyman Whitman MORSE was born 9 November 1822, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
1824 Birth of Child
Almira MORSE was born 6 January 1824, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
1825 Death of Child
Almira MORSE died 6 May 1825, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed
The work completed. - This is the day, and 10 o'clock the hour, when the first boat from Lake Erie enters the Grand Canal and proceeded to the city of New York; a distance of 500 miles. - All doubts, ...Read MORE...

1826 Birth of Child
Alfred Martin MORSE was born 12 November 1826, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
1829 Birth of Child
Elvira MORSE was born 25 June 1829, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831

1833 Birth of Child
Mary E MORSE was born 4 October 1833, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
In 1836, a small band of Texans fought the Mexican Army from inside an old mission chapel known as...Read MORE...

USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837
The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession...Read MORE...

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre. - January 2, 1839

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
The large number of French-Canadians who crossed the border in the nineteenth century, particularly ...Read MORE...

USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail
The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette...Read MORE...

News In 1844... the railroad connected Lincoln with Boston, resulting in a rise in the number of new residents from the city and an increase in land values. Remaining farmlands began to break up, to be divided into house lots. Pages/ town_history.htm -

World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...

USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
The war, stemming from the United States’ annexation of Texas in 1845 and from a dispute over...Read MORE...

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, ...Read MORE...

USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S. - February 2, 1848

1850 Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Name: Rebekah Mourse
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1850
Event Place: Newton, Middlesex,...

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
This influential book is often included in lists of "causes of the Civil War" (1861-65). Harriet...Read MORE...

1853 Death
Name: Rebecca Morse
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Event Type: Death
Event Date: 07 Dec 1853
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