Samuel Morse Death Cause and Date

Samuel Morse's Death

Born (Birthday) April 27, 1791

Death Date April 2, 1872

Age of Death 80 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Inventor

The inventor Samuel Morse died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Inventor of the single-wire telegraph system, for which he received a patent for in 1847. He was the creator of the dot-dash Morse code and he made his living as a painter.

He had two wives, who were named Lucretia Pickering Walker and Sarah Elizabeth Griswold. He had seven children between them, five sons and two daughters. 

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The mere holding of slaves, therefore, is a condition having per se nothing of moral character in it, any more than the being a parent, or employer, or ruler.

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What God hath wrought?

Samuel Morse Death Cause and Date
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My price is five dollars for a miniature on ivory, and I have engaged three or four at that price. My price for profiles is one dollar, and everybody is willing to engage me at that price.

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If the presence of electricity can be made visible in any part of the circuit, I see no reason why intelligence may not be transmitted instantaneously by electricity.

Samuel Morse Death Cause and Date