THE HIMEBAUGHS -- NINE GENERATIONS AND TWO-HUNDRED, FIFTY YEARS IN AMERICA
FOURTH GENERATION


12. Charles MOREHOUSE was born on 5 Feb 1852 in New York. He died on 2 Feb 1920 in Berrien County, MI.(34) He was buried in Silverbrook Cem, Niles, Berrien Co, MI.(35)

In the state of New York on February 5, 1852, Charles Morehouse was born to Thomas B. Morehouse and Helen Fanner. Prior to 1877 he took for a bride, Mary Elizabeth Park, daughter of Josiah Heritage Park and Martha A. Morris. Mary Elizabeth was born on November 7, 1856 in Michigan’s upper penninsula.

Charles worked as a laborer to support his family of five children; Arthur, Clara, Mary, Edward Jersiah, and Bertha. Edward and Bertha were born in Niles, Berrien County, Michigan

Charles died at the age of 67 on February 2, 1920 and is buried in Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles, Michigan. His wife passed away over 20 years later on March 1, 1942; she was 85.

13. Mary Elizabeth PARK was born on 7 Nov 1856. She died on 1 Mar 1942. Children were:

child i. Arthur MOREHOUSE was born in 1877.
child ii. Clara MOREHOUSE.
child iii. Mary MOREHOUSE.
child6 iv. Edward Jersiah MOREHOUSE.
child v. Bertha MOREHOUSE.

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