Harvey Morton

Born: 1839
Loc: Tompkins Co. NY
Died: March 19, 1906
Loc: Unknown
Bur: Groton Rural Cemetery,
Groton, Tompkins Co. NY
Occupation: Farmer
Gravestone Photo
Father: Adin Morton
Mother: Emaline Brown
Spouse: Cordelia Herrington
Children: Fred
Harvey and wife Cordelia lived for a time in Mount Pleasant Michigan,1863. Harvey and George Morton
of New York purchased from Davis Ward the original plot of ground where the city is located.
First hotel built by Mortons was of frame construction, 22 rooms.
SOURCE: Brief History of Mount Pleasant. Map Corporation of America. Boston, Massachusetts 12118
1850 Census: Groton, Tompkins Co. NY
1870 Census: Amity Twp. Allegheny Co. NY
1900 Census: Groton, Tompkins Co. NY
Groton Rural Cemetery Transcription:
Harvey Morton d. Mar 19, 1906 age 66 yr
Cordelia Harrington Morton
d. Apr 3, 1914 age 74 yr 7 mo 2 da
Lot 8 Section B