John Thomas


Born: November 21, 1934

Died: February 25, 2019

Married: Silma Morehouse; companion Mary Elizabeth Dudley

Children: Victor Morehouse, Jr.; Donald Morehouse; Beverly Morehouse; and many step-children, 28 step-grandchildren and 29 step-great grandchildren.

Victor Elroy Morehouse was a descendent of John Thomas, a slave in Maryland who came to the Adirondacks to seek his American Citizenship. For more information on the history of John Thomas, Google "Black History in Saranac Lake." A complete obituary was published in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise on March 1, 2019.