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The Life of Gouverneur Morris
money. During the last eight years of his life, Mr. Morris was Governor of New Jersey.
twelve children, four sons and eight daughters.
Of these sons the two eldest, Lewis and Robert Hunter, walked in the
steps of their father, and became emulous of public service and notoriety. Lewis resided at Morrisania, and at an early
age was a member of the New York Legislature, supporting, as his father had
done before him, the rights and privileges of that body, and the interests of
the people. During the latter years of
his life he was Judge of Vice Admiralty for
last mentioned, son of the Governor of New Jersey, had eight children, of whom
four were sons, Lewis, Staats Long, Richard, and Gouverneur, and four
daughters, Mary, Sarah, Euphemia, and Catherine. The eldest son, Lewis, was a graduate of
From The Life of Gouverneur Morris: With Selections from His Correspondence and Miscellaneous Papers; Detailing Events in the American Revolution, The French Revolution, and in the Political History of the United States, by Jared Sparks, Volume 1, Boston: Gray & Bowen, 1832, p 3. Some minor edits may have been made, but an attempt has been made to preserve the original spelling. Although some effort has been made to correct the limitations of OCR technology, if you find an error please report it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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