Biography[edit | edit source]
Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Morey attended the public schools but moved to Illinois in 1857.
Civil War[edit | edit source]
Postbellum[edit | edit source]
After the war he settled in Louisiana in 1866 and engaged in cotton planting and the insurance business.
He served as a member of the State house of representatives in 1868 and 1869, was appointed a commissioner to revise the statutes and codes of the State and served as commissioner to the Vienna Exposition in 1873.
Morey was also elected as a Republican to the Forty-first, Forty-second, and Forty-third Congresses.
Presented credentials as a Member-elect to the Forty-fourth Congress and served from March 4, 1869, to June 8, 1876, when he was succeeded by William B. Spencer, who contested the election.
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Frank Morey at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress Retrieved on 2008-02-14