Merton H. Morgan
(March 1, 1873-March 5, 1948)
Mrs. Lillian Powell, Norwood, has received word of the death of her brother, Merton H. Morgan. Mr. Morgan, a Spanish-American War veteran, died at St. Vincents hospital, Billings, Mont., March 5. He was born in Norwood March 1, 1873, son of the late Quartus M. and Edna Butler Morgan. In 1888, he left for Billings, Mont., where he has since resided. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Powell and Mrs. Ernest (Olive) Drew, Rosemead, Calif., and one brother, Frank E. Morgan, Baldwin Park, Calif.
(From the Wednesday, March 17, 1948 edition of the Potsdam Herald-Recorder, page three. Courtesy of the Northern New York Library Network @ news.nnyln.net).