This MORINE family settled in Port Medway, Queens Co., Nova Scotia. It is believed Stephen MORINE arrived about 1767. Some descendants migrated to Bear River. Seeking ancestry of Stephen MORINE, b. 1741, marr 1767 to Susan PATTERSON. Chdn: John, b. 1770 William, b. 1774 Susan, drowned 1793 Tom, drowned 1793 Daniel, drowned 1793 Elizabeth Asa B., Capt., b. 1786, marr Dorcas COHOON, both buried Port Medway, Queens Co. Nova Scotia Chdn of Asa MORINE and Dorcas COHOON: Alfred, Master Mariner, bur at sea 1878 Polly, b. 1810 marr Joseph LETSON Asa, b. 1812, bur in Port Medway, marr Mary LETSON Azubah, b. 1822 marr Joseph ATKINS, bur Port Medway Lorinda, b. abt 1825 marr Ira Loritus PRIDE Olivia, b. abt 1829 marr Ira Loritus PRIDE after death of her sister, Lorinda Alfred John (possibly) There were other children of Asa MORINE & Dorcas COHOON, names unknown.
Any help in ascertaining ancestry of Stephen MORINE and Susan PATTERSON greatly appreciated.This MORINE family thought to be of Huguenot origin.