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Lawyer

Godfrey Morse, German lawyer. Member Boston School Committee, 1876-1878, Boston Common Council, 1882-1883 (pies. 1883); member Board Court House Commissioners, Boston, 1885-1892.

Background

Morse, Godfrey was born on May 19, 1846 in Wachenheim, Germany. Son of Jacob Maas and Charlotte (Mehlinger) Morse.

Education

Came to America, 1854. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1870, Bachelor of Laws, 1872. (honorary Master of Arts, Tufts College, 1900).

Career

Admitted to bar 1873, and entered practice at Boston.

Membership

Member Boston School Committee, 1876-1878, Boston Common Council, 1882-1883 (pies. 1883); member Board Court House Commissioners, Boston, 1885-1892.

Connections

Married Mistress.

father:
Jacob Maas Morse

mother:
Charlotte (Mehlinger) Morse

spouse:
Mistress