In iSSo he commenced studying the art of embalming, and in 1583 received a diploma from the Rochester school, certifying to his graduation in that art. On his conversion in iS55, he immediately united -with the 'Methodist Church, of which he is a prominent member. He has occupied mane official positions, such as steward and class-leader. He is a member of the 1.0.0.F., and also of the RoN-al Templars of Temperance. Mr. Morse was married oli the 18th of October, 1S~4, to Mary A. Gray-, daughter of William Graff-, a soldier of the 93rd Highlanders.