Ephraim Morton

Born: 1623
Loc: On ship Anne during the passage to Plymouth Colony
Died: September 7, 1693
Loc: Plymouth Colony, MA
Father: George Morton
Mother: Juliana Carpenter
Married: Nov 18, 1644 at Plymouth Colony, MA
Spouse: Ann Cooper ,
daughter of John Cooper and Priscilla Carpenter

Married 2nd: Mary Harlow

Made a Freeman of the Colony – June 7, 1648
Constable for Plymouth – 1648
Member of the Grand Inquest – 1654
In 1657 was elected a representative to the Plymouth General Court and was a member for twenty eight years.
Head of the board of Selectmen of Plymouth for nearly twenty five years
Magistrate of the Colony in 1683
He was a sergeant of the Plymouth Military Company, in 1664 he was elected lieutenant
Was a member of the Council of War for many years including King Philip’s War
For many years was a deacon of the Plymouth Church
His will was dated Sept 27, 1693 – Proved Nov 2, 1693