Margaret Mercer1

F, #93621
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited9 Jul 2021
Name-ComMargaret Mercer is commonly known as Maggie Mercer.1 
MarriageShe married Joseph Sunderland Palmer, son of Joseph S. Palmer and Nancy Connor, on 12 May 1859.2,1 

Child of Margaret Mercer and Joseph Sunderland Palmer

Citations

  1. [S254] "Personal Communication", John Elliott (unknown author address), to David Walker (unknown recipient address) Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Communication."
  2. [S2122] Unknown author, "Joseph Palmer Family Record" . . Hereinafter cited as "Joseph Palmer Family Record."
  3. [S16613] Late Registration of Birth, New Brunswick, Canada, Bessie Edna Palmer, digital copy of original document PANB microfilm F18766, Code 1879-P-2 (filed 10 November 1944), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Hessie De Merchant1

F, #71473, b. 3 October 1906
ChartsDescendants of Richard Robins & unknown Peton
Last Edited2 Dec 2011
Birth*Hessie De Merchant was born on 3 October 1906 in Perth-Andover, Victoria County, Nova Scotia.1 
Marriage*She married Lewis Earl Wright, son of Albert Ernest Wright and Clara Ann Hill, on 14 May 1936.2 

Family: Hessie De Merchant and Lewis Earl Wright

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), Volume I, p. 155. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.

Mercy1

F, #65692
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Marriage*Mercy married Richard Craw

Child of Mercy and Richard Craw

Citations

  1. [S1288] Mark Amanns, "Mark Amanns, compiled records" (Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Mark Amanns."

Amelia Merenda1

F, #53724, b. 19 May 1883, d. 10 December 1969
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Birth*Amelia Merenda was born on 19 May 1883 in Buffalo, Scooy County, Iowa, U.S.A..1 
Marriage*She married Albert Evenson on 6 May 1902, in Highmore, Hyde County, South Dakota, U.S.A..1 
Death*Amelia Merenda died on 10 December 1969, at age 86. 

Children of Amelia Merenda and Albert Evenson

Citations

  1. [S993] Crook County Historical Society, Pioneers of Crook County 1876-1920 (303 East Sioux, Pierre, South Dakota: State Publishing Company, 1981). Hereinafter cited as Pioneers of Crook County 1876-1920.

Frances Merethew1

F, #109332, b. circa 1807, d. before 1860
Last Edited25 Jul 2018
Birth*Frances Merethew was born circa 1807 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
Marriage*She married William Scott on 1 January 1828, in Parish of Douglas, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by license.1
Catholic marriage record, William Scott & Frances Merithew. Drouin Collection.
(Wife) Census HeadHouseholdFrances Merethew was enumerated on the census of 20 September 1850 in the household of William Scott, as his wife, in Hodgdon, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.. Enumerated in the household of William (age 44) were his wife Frances (age 44), their children Elizabeth (age 20), William (age 18), Sarah (age 17), Frances (age 15), Emma (age 11), Isabell (age 9), Zeporah (age 6), Harriet (age 3) and Susan (age 0). William and his son William were farmers.2 
Death*Frances Merethew died before 1860; Frances did not appear in the 1860 census.3 

Children of Frances Merethew and William Scott

Citations

  1. [S12997] William Scott & Frances Merethew, (1 January 1828), Marriage Record, Acadia, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) 1757-1946. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  2. [S12988] 1850 U.S. Census, Hodgdon, Aroostook County, Maine, of William Scott family #420, digital copy of original document, Roll M432_248, Page 30B; Image 65. Ancestry (Canada), http://www.ancestry.ca
  3. [S12987] 1860 U.S. Census, Hodgdon, Aroostook County, Maine, of William Scott family #104, digital copy of original document, Roll M653_434, Page 16; Family History Library Film 803434. Ancestry (Canada), http://www.ancestry.ca

Anne Mereweather

F, #36186
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Marriage*Anne Mereweather married William Heal, son of John Heal and Elizabeth, in 1770. 

Child of Anne Mereweather and William Heal

Mary E. Merewether1

F, #71274, b. June 1802, d. 24 November 1874
Last Edited11 Jan 2016
Name Variation Mary E. Merewether is also known as Mary E. Merywather.2 
Birth*She was born in June 1802 in Bristol, England.1 
Marriage*She married John Webster.1 
Death*Mary E. Merewether died on 24 November 1874, at age 72, in Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in the United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.45899,-63.58946.
Inscription: Sacred / to / The Memory of / Our Beloved Parents / John Webster / Died Dec. 20, 1885, / Æ 85 yr's 6 mos. / A Native of Yorkshire, England / Also His Wife / Mary E. Merewether / Died Nov. 24, 1874, / Æ. 73 yrs. 5 mos. / A Native of Bristol, England / The graves of all his saints be blest / And softens every bed / Where should the dying members rest / But with their dying head.1
Tombstone, John Webster (1800-1885), his wife Mary Merewether (1802-1875). (Southwest River) United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Children of Mary E. Merewether and John Webster

Citations

  1. [S10122] Cemetery Marker, United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. John Webster & Mary Merewether, photograph & inscription; read by David A. Walker, 17 July 2015.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S10620] Baptismal Record, United Church Records, Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Record Book Page Number 55, (15 November 1832). Hereinafter cited as Baptism.
  4. [S10621] Cemetery marker, United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Mary & Clarissa Webster Grace, tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 17 July 2015.

Antonina Merina

F, #34007
FatherMariano Merina
MotherAnna Belvedere
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Antonina Merina was born in Sicily
She was the daughter of Mariano Merina and Anna Belvedere
Marriage*Antonina Merina married Giacomo Milana, son of Vincenzo Milana and Antonina Melia, circa 1795. 

Child of Antonina Merina and Giacomo Milana

Mariano Merina

M, #34010
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Marriage*Mariano Merina married Anna Belvedere circa 1760. 

Child of Mariano Merina and Anna Belvedere

Jennie Meritt1

F, #63787
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Marriage*Jennie Meritt married Lewis E. Penrod, son of Perry C. Penrod and Eva M. Healy, on 18 January 1911.1 

Family: Jennie Meritt and Lewis E. Penrod

Citations

  1. [S1067] Allan Lee Tieman, "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records" (Blue Island, Illinois). . Hereinafter cited as "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records."

Angeline Merriam

F, #81654, d. 18 November 1861
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Marriage*Angeline Merriam married Amos Holt Jr., son of Amos Holt and Annah Gains, on 2 January 1860. 
Death*Angeline Merriam died on 18 November 1861. 

Family: Angeline Merriam and Amos Holt Jr.

Johnathan Merriam1

M, #89274, b. circa 1837
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited14 May 2011
Birth*Johnathan Merriam was born circa 1837.1 
Marriage*He married Cordelia Stafford, daughter of Thomas Stafford and Kesiah Knox.1 

Family: Johnathan Merriam and Cordelia Stafford

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Nathaniel Merriam of Bedford, Massachusetts1

M, #113727
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Marriage*Nathaniel Merriam of Bedford, Massachusetts married Olive Wheeler.1 

Child of Nathaniel Merriam of Bedford, Massachusetts and Olive Wheeler

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Sarah Merriam1

F, #113726, b. 10 October 1753, d. 28 November 1805
FatherNathaniel Merriam of Bedford, Massachusetts1
MotherOlive Wheeler1
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Sarah Merriam was born on 10 October 1753.1 
She was the daughter of Nathaniel Merriam of Bedford, Massachusetts and Olive Wheeler.1 
Marriage*Sarah Merriam married Zebulon Converse, son of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard, in April 1773.1 
Moved*Sarah Merriam and Zebulon Converse moved to Rindge, New Hampshire, in 1773.1 
Death*Sarah Merriam died on 28 November 1805, at age 52.1 

Children of Sarah Merriam and Zebulon Converse

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

William Kidder Merriam1

M, #76481
Last Edited12 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S1398] , vol.41:266, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 152 vols., online Ancestry.com. Previously published in hard copy (Provo, Utah, U.S.A.: The Generations Network, Inc.). Hereinafter cited as "Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books."

Abigail Merrill1

F, #42975
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Marriage*Abigail Merrill married Richard Lowerison, son of Richard Lowerison and Mary Grey.1 

Children of Abigail Merrill and Richard Lowerison

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Abigail Merrill1

F, #43065
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Marriage*Abigail Merrill married H. Nelson Bulmer, son of George Bulmer and Susannah Dixon.1 

Children of Abigail Merrill and H. Nelson Bulmer

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Buel Merrill

M, #23245
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Child of Buel Merrill and Lenora Lunt

Grace Frances Merrill

F, #22734
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Child of Grace Frances Merrill and James Davis

Josephine Belle Merrill1

F, #102312, b. 25 May 1882, d. 9 August 1952
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited31 Jan 2016
Name-ComJosephine Belle Merrill is commonly known as Belle.2 
Birth*She was born on 25 May 1882.1 
Alt-Birth DateAn alternate recorded birth date is in July 1882 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
Marriage*She married Archibald Haywood Rayner, son of Silas Rayner and Emily Cannon.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJosephine Belle Merrill was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Silas Rayner in Kildare, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Silas (age 70) were his wife Emily Cannon (age 69), their son Archibald (age 37), his wife Belle (age 29), their children Hazel (age 5), George (age 4), Charles (age 3) and Olive (age 1). Occupations were entered as Income" for Silas and "Farmer" for Archibald. The household religion was recorded simply as "Christian".2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJosephine Belle Merrill was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Archibald Haywood Rayner in Lot 3, Kildare, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Archibald (age 42) were his wife Belle (age 39), their children Hazel (age 15), George (age 14), Charles (age 13), Beatrice (age 11), Mildred (age 9), Olive (age 8) and Emily (age 5), Archibald's brother Joseph (age 45).3 
Death*Josephine Belle Merrill died on 9 August 1952, at age 70.1 
Burial*She was buried in Church of Christ Cemetery, Greenmount, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.90634,-64.03532.
Inscription: RAYNER / Archibald Haywood Rayner / July 13, 1878 - Sept. 17, 1937 / His Wife / Josephine Belle Merrill / May 25, 1882 - Aug. 9, 1952 / script.1
Tombstone, Archibald Haywood Rayner (1878-1937), his wife Josephine Belle Merrill (1882-1952). Church of Christ Cemetery, Greenmount, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Children of Josephine Belle Merrill and Archibald Haywood Rayner

Citations

  1. [S7331] Greenmount Church of Christ Cemetery. Archibald Haywood Rayner, inscription; read by David A. Walker, 27 August 2012.
  2. [S7324] 1911 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Library & Archives Canada, Page 7, Family No. 60, Silas Rayner household.
  3. [S10683] 1921 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Library & Archives Canada, Reference Number RG 31, Page 7, Family of Archibald Rayner.
  4. [S7340] Cemetery Marker, Church of Christ Cemetery, Greenmount, Prince Edward Island. Mildred Belle Rayner, marker inscription; read by David A. Walker, 27 August 2012.

Leroy S. Merrill

M, #17854, b. 27 September 1904
FatherBuel Merrill
MotherLenora Lunt
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Leroy S. Merrill was born on 27 September 1904 in Litchfield, Maine, U.S.A.
He was the son of Buel Merrill and Lenora Lunt
Marriage*Leroy S. Merrill married Myrtle Merrill Burns, daughter of Chester Garfield Burns and Mary Sylvan Doyan, on 7 November 1925, in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, U.S.A.

Family: Leroy S. Merrill and Myrtle Merrill Burns

Lloyd Merrill1

M, #64459
ChartsDescendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of Silas Tito
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Marriage*Lloyd Merrill married Maxine Libby, daughter of Maxfield D. Libby and Authora Dorothea Colwell, in 1844. 

Family: Lloyd Merrill and Maxine Libby

Citations

  1. [S1020] Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, online http://archives.gnb.ca/archives/default.aspx?culture=en-CA. Hereinafter cited as Provincial Archives of New Brunswick.

Sally Colburn Merrill

F, #75447, b. circa 1801, d. 21 April 1881
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited14 Mar 2007
Birth*Sally Colburn Merrill was born circa 1801 in Rhode Island.1 
Marriage*She married Daniel Dyer, son of Samuel Dunn Dyer and Hannah L. Northrup, on 27 December 1829, in Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island. Officiating clergyman was Rev. Moses Fifield.2 
Death*Sally Colburn Merrill died on 21 April 1881, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.3 
Burial*She was buried in Dyer Cemetery, North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island. Her remains were removed to Quidnessett.4,5 

Children of Sally Colburn Merrill and Daniel Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1406] John Osborne Austin, Ancestry of Thirty-Three Rhode Islanders Born in the 18th Century (Albany, New York, U.S.A.: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1889). Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Thirty-Three Rhode Islanders.
  2. [S1437] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths, Vol. 1, Kent County (Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing Co., 1891), 40. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  3. [S1460] Beatrix Hoffius, Deby Nunes Althea McAleer, Graveyards of North Kingstown, Rhode Island (North Kingstown, Rhode Island: self published, May 1992), 34. Hereinafter cited as Graveyards of North Kingstown, RI.
  4. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.
  5. [S1462] Inscription, Section 29.

Wallace Merrill

M, #32291
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family: Wallace Merrill and Nora Haley

Hannah Merriman1

F, #70648
FatherNathaniel Merriman1
MotherJoan Merriman1
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Hannah Merriman was the daughter of Nathaniel Merriman and Joan Merriman.1 
Marriage*Hannah Merriman married John Ives, son of William Ives and Hannah Dickerman, on 12 November 1668.1 

Child of Hannah Merriman and John Ives

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Joan Merriman1

F, #70650
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Marriage*Joan Merriman married Nathaniel Merriman.1 

Child of Joan Merriman and Nathaniel Merriman

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Nathaniel Merriman1

M, #70649
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Marriage*Nathaniel Merriman married Joan Merriman.1 

Child of Nathaniel Merriman and Joan Merriman

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Mary M Merrio1

F, #83148, b. 10 August 1845, d. 4 February 1898
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Mary M Merrio was born on 10 August 1845 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut.1 
Marriage*She married Albert W Corey, son of Albert P Corey and Mary W Hawkins, on 8 February 1880.1 
Death*Mary M Merrio died on 4 February 1898, at age 52.1 

Family: Mary M Merrio and Albert W Corey

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Consider Merrit

M, #10810
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Marriage*Consider Merrit married Anna Moore, daughter of Andrew Moore and Elizabeth Dorland, on 25 September 1788, in Nine Partners, Dutchess County, New York

Family: Consider Merrit and Anna Moore

Abraham Merritt

M, #8076, b. 13 January 1797
FatherGilbert Merritt b. 16 Nov 1765, d. 16 Oct 1846
MotherPhoebe Birdsill b. 14 Sep 1771, d. 27 Feb 1869
Last Edited5 Nov 1999
Birth*Abraham Merritt was born on 13 January 1797. 
He was the son of Gilbert Merritt and Phoebe Birdsill

Alice Merritt

F, #8236, b. 1 January 1659/60, d. 10 June 1680
FatherThomas Merritt b. May 1634, d. 10 Nov 1725
MotherJane b. 3 Dec 1636, d. 4 Jan 1694
Last Edited1 Sep 1997
Birth*Alice Merritt was born on 1 January 1659/60 in England.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Merritt and Jane
Death*Alice Merritt died on 10 June 1680, at age 20.1 

Citations

  1. [S281] Douglas Merritt, Revised Merritt Records (New York: Tobias A. Wright, Printer and Publisher, 1916). Hereinafter cited as Revised Merritt Records.

Alice K. Merritt

F, #8056, b. 21 August 1880, d. 20 February 1962
FatherIsrael Merritt b. 1 Jan 1832, d. 22 Jul 1893
MotherFrances Ann Palmer b. 16 Jan 1848, d. 19 Apr 1918
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Silas Tito
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited2 Dec 2021
Birth*Alice K. Merritt was born on 21 August 1880 in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Merritt and Frances Ann Palmer
(Informant - Birth) BirthAlice K. Merritt was the informant for the Late Birth Registration of Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt, who was born on 25 November 1888 in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was his sister Alice Peters, 10 years his senior, dated 7 February 1934, at Florenceville, Carleton County, New Brunswick.2 
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdAlice K. Merritt was enumerated on the census of 10 April 1891 in the household of Israel Merritt, as a daughter, in Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of Israel (age 57) were his wife Frances Palmer (age 42), their children, Othniel (age 13), Alice (age 10), Gladstone (age 8), Maud (age 6), Norman (age 4) and Charles (age 2). Israel was a trader. The family religion was Free Christian Baptist.3 
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdAlice K. Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of James A. Bell, as a daughter, in Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of James Bell (age 63) were his second wife, Frances Palmer (age 52), her children by her first marriage, Othniel Merritt (age 22), Alice Merritt (age 19), Gladstone Merritt (age 18), Maude Merritt (age 16), Norman Merritt (age 13), Charles Merritt (age 12) and Talmage Merritt (age 9). The family religion was Baptist.4 
(Informant - Birth) BirthAlice K. Merritt was the informant for the Late Birth Registration of Sigrid Mary Juanita McCormack, who was born on 28 September 1904 in Upper Woodstock, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was her aunt Alice (Merritt) Peters, dated 10 October 1961, at Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick.5 
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdAlice K. Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of James A. Bell, as a daughter, in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of James Bell (age 33) were his second wife, Frances Palmer (age 63), her children by her first marriage, Alice Merritt (age 29), Norman Merritt (age 24), Charles Merritt (age 22) and Talmage Merritt (age 18). The family religion was Baptist.6 
Census HeadHousehold*Alice K. Merritt was head of the household in the census of 1 June 1921 in Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of Alice Merritt (age 37) was her brother Talmage (age 29). Both were single and Baptists. Alice was not working, Talmage was a labourer.7 
Marriage*She married James Watts Peters, son of William Peters and Carrie Appleby, on 12 October 1921, in Woodstock, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. James was 47 years old, a widower, Presbyterian, farmer, living in Florenceville. Alice was 40 years old, a spinster, Baptist, housekeeper, living in Bristol.8 
(sister) Census HeadHouseholdAlice K. Merritt was enumerated on the census of 19 April 1940 in the household of Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt, as a sister, in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.; Enumerated in the household of Charles (age 52), now widowed, were his children Edna (age 23), Mildred (age 20), Mabel (age 18), James (age 17), John (age 15), Phillip (age 14), Fred (age 8) and Alice (age 6). Also enumerated was Alice R. Peters (age 59), sister of Charles, listed as a housekeeper, now widowed. Charles was a carpenter.9 
Death*Alice K. Merritt died on 20 February 1962, at age 81, in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in Israel Merritt Family Burial Plot, Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada

Family: Alice K. Merritt and James Watts Peters

Citations

  1. [S1208] David Alexander Moore, "David Alexander Moore, compiled records" (San Ramon, California, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "David Alexander Moore, compiled records."
  2. [S16736] New Brunswick, Canada, Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt, digital copy of original document Registration Number: 28160 (File Date: 7 February 1934), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S16737] 1891 Canada Federal Census for Kent, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada; Enumeration District: 12, household #65 of Israel Merett, 10 April 1891, digital copy of original document, LAC Roll: T-6297, Page 15. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S16768] 1901 Canada Federal Census for Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, household #29 of James Bell, 1901, digital copy of original image, LAC Rolls T-6428-T-6556, Record ID: 8826::14846736. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S16739] New Brunswick, Canada, Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, S Mary Juanita Mccormack, digital copy of original document Registration Number: 801538 (File Date: 10 October 1961),.
  6. [S16769] 1911 Census of Canada, Bristol, Carleton, New Brunswick, household #33 of James Bell, digital copy of original census document, Microfilm Reels T-20326 to T-20460, Page 4, Record ID 8947::3283684.
  7. [S16765] 1921 Census of Canada, Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, household of Alice Merritt, 1 June 1921, digital copy of original census document, Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 37, Page 9.
  8. [S16764] Alice K Merritt & James Watts Peters, (12 October 1921), New Brunswick, Canada, Marriages, 1789-1950, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick; New Brunswick, Canada Certificate Number: 1259, Record ID: 61511::90194650. Hereinafter cited as New Brunswick, Canada, Marriages, 1789-1950.
  9. [S16763] 1940 United States Federal Census, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, household of Charles E Merritt, 19 April 1940, digital copy of original census document, Roll: m-t0627-01471, Page 4B, Record ID: 2442::1661262. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., U.S.A..

Alyce Belle Merritt1

F, #8048, b. 8 October 1907
FatherOthniel Robinson Merritt b. 15 Apr 1878, d. 14 Mar 1960
MotherLuella Alice Boyer b. c 1882, d. 4 Dec 1967
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Silas Tito
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited3 Dec 2021
Name-ComAlyce Belle Merritt is commonly known as Alice Merritt.2 
Birth*She was born on 8 October 1907 in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her mother, Luella Alice (Boyer) Merritt, dated 10 January 1941, at Edmonton, Alberta.1 
She was the daughter of Othniel Robinson Merritt and Luella Alice Boyer
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdAlice Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1921 in the household of Othniel Robinson Merritt, as a daughter, in Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada. Enumerated in the household of Othniel Merritt (age 43) were his wife, Luella Boyer (age 39), their children, Frank (age 11), Donald (age 8), George (age 5), William (age 1), Alice (age 13), Jessie (age 10) and Helen (age 7). Othniel was a storekeeper. The family religion was Baptist.2 

Citations

  1. [S16782] New Brunswick, Canada, Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Alyce Belle Merritt, digital copy of original record Registration Number 802196. PANB microfilm F21588, Code 1907-802196 (filed 10 January 1941),.
  2. [S16785] 1921 Census of Canada, Battleford, Saskatchewan, household of O. R. Merritt, 1 June 1921, digital copy of original census document, Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 150, Page 3. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Ann Merritt

F, #8075, b. 26 October 1795
FatherGilbert Merritt b. 16 Nov 1765, d. 16 Oct 1846
MotherPhoebe Birdsill b. 14 Sep 1771, d. 27 Feb 1869
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Giraud & Janne Foucaud
Last Edited2 Feb 2012
Birth*Ann Merritt was born on 26 October 1795. 
She was the daughter of Gilbert Merritt and Phoebe Birdsill
Marriage*Ann Merritt married Henry Golding, son of Stephen Golding and Nancy Gerow.1 

Family: Ann Merritt and Henry Golding

Citations

  1. [S6548] Correspondence with Debbie Mountain, by David A. Walker (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Anna Merritt1

F, #101169, b. 1766, d. 1788
FatherRobert Merritt1 b. 10 Mar 1731, d. Dec 1802
MotherElizabeth Robinson1 b. 1742, d. 1825
Last Edited3 Feb 2012
Marriage*Anna Merritt married John Golding.1 
Name Variation Anna Merritt is also known as Annie Merritt. 
Birth*She was born in 1766 in Long Island, New York, U.S.A.
She was the daughter of Robert Merritt and Elizabeth Robinson.1 
ImmigrationAnna Merritt immigrated to Shelburne, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada, in 1783.  
Death*She died in 1788. 

Child of Anna Merritt and John Golding

Citations

  1. [S6548] Correspondence with Debbie Mountain, by David A. Walker (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Benjamin Merritt

M, #8082, b. 10 July 1813, d. 25 August 1882
FatherGilbert Merritt b. 16 Nov 1765, d. 16 Oct 1846
MotherPhoebe Birdsill b. 14 Sep 1771, d. 27 Feb 1869
Last Edited5 Oct 2002
Birth*Benjamin Merritt was born on 10 July 1813. 
He was the son of Gilbert Merritt and Phoebe Birdsill
Death*Benjamin Merritt died on 25 August 1882, at age 69, in Hampstead, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada

Benoni Merritt1

M, #8255
FatherSergeant Thomas Jr. Merritt b. 31 Jan 1669/70, d. 30 Jan 1718/19
MotherMartha Marshall b. 1680
Last Edited10 Oct 2002
Benoni Merritt was the son of Sergeant Thomas Jr. Merritt and Martha Marshall

Citations

  1. [S281] Douglas Merritt, Revised Merritt Records (New York: Tobias A. Wright, Printer and Publisher, 1916). Hereinafter cited as Revised Merritt Records.

Caleb Merritt1

M, #8009
Last Edited20 Apr 2002
(Witness) MarriageCaleb Merritt witnessed the marriage of Peter McAlpine and Sarah Palmer on 20 January 1825 in Hampstead, Queens County, New Brunswick; Peter and Sarah were both living in Hampstead Parish.1 

Citations

  1. [S261] Queens County New Brunswick Marriages: Volume A 1812-1861, R. Wallace Hale, compiler, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books Inc., 1986). Hereinafter cited as Queens County New Brunswick Marriages.

Caleb Merritt

M, #8069, b. 20 April 1847
FatherGilbert Robinson Merritt b. 11 Sep 1807, d. 7 Oct 1857
MotherLydia Golding b. 5 Oct 1809, d. 11 Oct 1885
Last Edited5 Nov 1999
Birth*Caleb Merritt was born on 20 April 1847. 
He was the son of Gilbert Robinson Merritt and Lydia Golding

Caleb Merritt

M, #8077, b. 14 March 1798
FatherGilbert Merritt b. 16 Nov 1765, d. 16 Oct 1846
MotherPhoebe Birdsill b. 14 Sep 1771, d. 27 Feb 1869
Last Edited5 Nov 1999
Birth*Caleb Merritt was born on 14 March 1798. 
He was the son of Gilbert Merritt and Phoebe Birdsill

Caleb Merritt

M, #8109, b. 1763, d. 5 August 1821
FatherRobert Merritt b. 10 Mar 1731, d. Dec 1802
MotherElizabeth Robinson b. 1742, d. 1825
Last Edited5 Oct 2002
Birth*Caleb Merritt was born in 1763 in Long Island, New York, U.S.A.
He was the son of Robert Merritt and Elizabeth Robinson
Immigration*Caleb Merritt immigrated to Shelburne, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada, in 1783. He arrived on the ship Montague. 
Marriage*He married an unknown person on 21 January 1807.1 
Death*He died on 5 August 1821. 

Citations

  1. [S276] B. Wood-Holt, Early Marriage Records of New Brunswick: Saint John City and County from the British Conquest to 1839 (Saint John, N.B.: Holland House, Inc., 1986). Hereinafter cited as Early Marriage Records of New Brunswick: Saint John City and County from the British Conquest to 1839.

Charles Merritt

M, #66196, b. 10 November 1905, d. 26 July 1906
FatherOthniel Robinson Merritt b. 15 Apr 1878, d. 14 Mar 1960
MotherLuella Alice Boyer b. c 1882, d. 4 Dec 1967
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Silas Tito
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited15 Apr 2016
Birth*Charles Merritt was born on 10 November 1905. 
He was the son of Othniel Robinson Merritt and Luella Alice Boyer
Death*Charles Merritt died on 26 July 1906, in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
Burial*He was buried in Fairhaven Cemetery, Salisbury, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada

Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt

M, #1462, b. 25 November 1888, d. 24 October 1966
FatherIsrael Merritt b. 1 Jan 1832, d. 22 Jul 1893
MotherFrances Ann Palmer b. 16 Jan 1848, d. 19 Apr 1918
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Silas Tito
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited2 Dec 2021
Note*State of Maine, Aroostook County Superior Court in Caribou, Maine. Original Naturalization Certificate No. 4917777 Clerk of the Superior Court Walter B. Clark (sig.) In my posession, James R. Merritt son of Charles Merritt 15 Mar 1995. Charles Ernest Merritt, 77, died Mon. at 2:00 p.m. at the hospital [Fort Fairfield], where he had been since Oct. 14th. Born in Bristol, N.B., Nov 25th, 1888 son of Isreal and Frances (Palmer) Merritt, he lived in Fort Fairfield 55 years. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Caroline (Shannon) Merritt; three daughters, Mrs. Edna Anderson of Stockholm, Mrs Mildred Barnikow of East Haven, Conn., and Mrs. Alice Stone of Winter Park, Fla; four sons James R. of Old Town, John C. of Bangor, Philip of Mena, Ark., and Alfred of San Jose, Calif; 31 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. Friends called at the Dorsey Funeral Home from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 o'clock, Rev. John Goodhart of the Bethel Baptist Church officiating. The pall bearers were: Stuart Ducan, Roy Hill, Horace Everett and Herman White. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in the family lot. Mr. Merritt was a retired contractor and builder, and an honorary consultant and trustee of the Bethel Baptist Church. CHARLES ERNEST EVERETT MERRITT was born Novemaber 25, 1888, in Bristol, New Brunswick, Canada. During most of his adult life, we worked as a carpenter craftsman and contractor in Fort Fairfield, Maine. At first he worked in partnership with his brothers (as told by Thomas H. Stone of the construction of his fathers house on Currier Road which the Stone family moved into on 1-1-15. Othniel. R. Merritt had been the lead carpenter and Charles and perhaps other brothers worked with him.) Later Charles was involved in the carpentry business on his own and with his sons. Charles father having died when he was 5, and Charles only had four years of schooling himself. It was a source of great pride to him that all his children were high school graduates.      Charles married Mary Grace Findlen in 1915 and four daughters were born to them in Fort Fairfield. The second daughter, Frances, born 5-14-18, died in 1923 in Fort Fairfield. In about 1923, Charles moved with his family to Saskatchewan where his brother Othneil had relocated. The first son, James, was born in Unity, Sask. Charles endeavor there was in operating some kind of a store. Within a year, however, the Merritts returned to Fort Fairfield, savings depleated, and reestablished themselves again with money Grace had saved from her salary earned teaching school before their marriage. Three more sons and a daughter were subsequently born there. On Charles 49th birthday in 1939, his wife Grace died of cancer.      On June 19, 1941, Charles married Caroline Shannon Grass of Fort Fairfield, in Andover, New Brunswick. Carrie graciously and industriously stepped in to finish raising his children. Charles, Carrie and son James were naturalized American citizens on September 10, 1941 (according to the date of Caolines naturalization certificate.) Charles worked less and less, especially after a car accident in the late 50s. He died at the age of 78 on 10-24-66 in the Community Hospital at Fort Fairfield. 
Name-ComCharles Ernest Edmund Merritt is commonly known as Charles Merritt.1 
Birth*He was born on 25 November 1888 in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was his sister Alice Peters, 10 years his senior, dated 7 February 1934, at Florenceville, Carleton County, New Brunswick.2 
He was the son of Israel Merritt and Frances Ann Palmer
ChristeningCharles Ernest Edmund Merritt was christened in Bethel Baptist Church, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 10 April 1891 in the household of Israel Merritt, as a son, in Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of Israel (age 57) were his wife Frances Palmer (age 42), their children, Othniel (age 13), Alice (age 10), Gladstone (age 8), Maud (age 6), Norman (age 4) and Charles (age 2). Israel was a trader. The family religion was Free Christian Baptist.3 
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of James A. Bell, as a son, in Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of James Bell (age 63) were his second wife, Frances Palmer (age 52), her children by her first marriage, Othniel Merritt (age 22), Alice Merritt (age 19), Gladstone Merritt (age 18), Maude Merritt (age 16), Norman Merritt (age 13), Charles Merritt (age 12) and Talmage Merritt (age 9). The family religion was Baptist.4 
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of James A. Bell, as a son, in Bristol, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Enumerated in the household of James Bell (age 33) were his second wife, Frances Palmer (age 63), her children by her first marriage, Alice Merritt (age 29), Norman Merritt (age 24), Charles Merritt (age 22) and Talmage Merritt (age 18). The family religion was Baptist.5 
Immigration*Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt immigrated to Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A., on 1 June 1911.  
(First) Marriage*He married first Mary Grace Findlen, daughter of Joseph Findlen and Katherine McCallan, on 20 October 1915 in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A., Charles was 26 years old, a carpenter, living in Fort Fairfield. Grace was 22 years old, a stenographer, also living in Fort Fairfield.6 
Census HeadHousehold*Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt was head of the household in the census of 21 January 1920 in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.. Enumerated in the household of Charles (age 30) were his wife, Grace Findlen (age 26), their children Edna (age 3) and Frances (age 1). Charles was a carpenter.7 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 20 April 1930 in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.. Enumerated in the household of Charles (age 41) were his wife Grace Findlen (age 37), their children Edna (age 13), Mildred (age 9), Mabel (age 8), James (age 7), John (age 5), Phillip (age 4) and Grace's mother Catherine (McCallan) Findlen (age 72). Charles was a building contractor.8 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 19 April 1940 in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.. Enumerated in the household of Charles (age 52), now widowed, were his children Edna (age 23), Mildred (age 20), Mabel (age 18), James (age 17), John (age 15), Phillip (age 14), Fred (age 8) and Alice (age 6). Also enumerated was Alice R. Peters (age 59), sister of Charles, listed as a housekeeper, now widowed. Charles was a carpenter.9 
Naturalization*He was naturalized on 5 February 1941 in Caribou, Maine, U.S.A.
(Second) Marriage*He married second Caroline Maude Shannon, daughter of Dennis Shannon and Beulah Hitchcock, on 19 June 1941 in United Church Manse, Andover, Victoria County, New Brunswick, Canada, They were married by license #37730. Charles was 52 years old, a widower, contractor builder, Baptist, living in Fort Fairfield, Maine. Caroline was 31 years old, a widow, merchant, Baptist, also living in Fort Fairfield.10 
Death*Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt died on 24 October 1966, at age 77, in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A..11 
Burial*He was buried on 26 October 1966 in Riverside Cemetery, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A.,
Inscription: MERRITT / Caroline / Feb. 27, 1910 | Carles E. / Nov. 25, 1888 / Oct. 24, 1966.12

 

Children of Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt and Mary Grace Findlen

Family: Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt and Caroline Maude Shannon

Citations

  1. [S1208] David Alexander Moore, "David Alexander Moore, compiled records" (San Ramon, California, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "David Alexander Moore, compiled records."
  2. [S16736] New Brunswick, Canada, Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Charles Ernest Edmund Merritt, digital copy of original document Registration Number: 28160 (File Date: 7 February 1934), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S16737] 1891 Canada Federal Census for Kent, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada; Enumeration District: 12, household #65 of Israel Merett, 10 April 1891, digital copy of original document, LAC Roll: T-6297, Page 15. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S16768] 1901 Canada Federal Census for Kent Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, household #29 of James Bell, 1901, digital copy of original image, LAC Rolls T-6428-T-6556, Record ID: 8826::14846736. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S16769] 1911 Census of Canada, Bristol, Carleton, New Brunswick, household #33 of James Bell, digital copy of original census document, Microfilm Reels T-20326 to T-20460, Page 4, Record ID 8947::3283684.
  6. [S16732] Charles E Merritt & Mary Grace Findlen, (20 October 1915), Maine, U.S., Marriage Records, 1713-1922, Maine State Archives; Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084; 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll Number: 38 Record ID: 1961::1077855. Hereinafter cited as Maine, U.S., Marriage Records, 1713-1922.
  7. [S16758] 1920 United States Federal Census, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, Maine, household of Charles E. Merritt, 21 January1920, digital copy of original census document, Roll: T625_638, Page 9B, Record ID: 6061::67918726. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., U.S.A..
  8. [S16749] 1930 United States Federal Census, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, Maine, household of Charles E Merritt, 20 April 1930, digital copy of original census document, FHL Microfilm: 2340563, Page 20A, Record ID: 6224::1105423139. Record ID: 60901::38858792. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., U.S.A..
  9. [S16763] 1940 United States Federal Census, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine, household of Charles E Merritt, 19 April 1940, digital copy of original census document, Roll: m-t0627-01471, Page 4B, Record ID: 2442::1661262. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., U.S.A..
  10. [S16733] Charles Ernest Merritt & Caroline Maude Gross, (19 June 1941), New Brunswick, Canada, Marriages, 1789-1950, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick; New Brunswick, Canada Record ID: 61511::258772. Hereinafter cited as New Brunswick, Canada, Marriages, 1789-1950.
  11. [S16744] Maine, U.S., Death Index, 1960-1997, Charles E. Merritt entry. Certificate Number 6608627, Record ID: 6703::70832.Ancestry (USA), http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Maine, U.S., Death Index, 1960-1997.
  12. [S16745] Findagrave.com, Record ID: 180512542, Memorial ID: 180512542. Hereinafter cited as Findagrave.com.
  13. [S16750] Maine, U.S., Birth Records, 1715-1922, Maine State Archives, Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084, Edna Margaret Merritt entry, digital copy of original record 1908-1922 Vital Records, Roll 38, Record ID: 1960::1077860 (26 September 1916), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
  14. [S16735] Maine, U.S., Birth Records, 1715-1922, Maine State Archives, Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084, Mildred Helena Merritt entry, digital copy of original record 1908-1922 Vital Records, Roll 38, Record ID: 1960::1093209 (23 May 1920), Maine State Archives, Augusta, Maine, U.S.A.
  15. [S16746] Maine, U.S., Birth Records, 1715-1922, Maine State Archives, Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084, Mabel Elizabeth Merritt entry, digital copy of original record 1908-1922 Vital Records, Roll 38, Record ID: 1960::1093223 (8 October 1921),.
  16. [S16759] Transcription, Record ID: 60901::31895120, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, SSN: 048169726 , John Charles Merritt). Hereinafter cited as U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Charlotte Merritt1

F, #92563, b. 25 February 1855, d. 5 July 1894
FatherWilliam Merritt1
MotherRideout1
Last Edited20 Mar 2011
Birth*Charlotte Merritt was born on 25 February 1855 in Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Merritt and Rideout.1 
Marriage*Charlotte Merritt married James Hitchcock, son of Benjamin Hitchcock and Catherine Dee, on 20 August 1873, in Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
Death*Charlotte Merritt died on 5 July 1894, at age 39, in Ortonville, Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
Burial*She was buried in the United Baptist Cemetery, Ortonville, New Brunswick.1 

Children of Charlotte Merritt and James Hitchcock

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Charlotte Elizabeth Merritt

F, #5563, b. 5 December 1836, d. 21 April 1914
FatherHenry Merritt1
MotherEmily Anderson1
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited29 Dec 2021
Name-ComCharlotte Elizabeth Merritt is commonly known as Elizabeth Merritt.1 
Birth*She was born on 5 December 1836.2 
She was the daughter of Henry Merritt and Emily Anderson.1 
Marriage*Charlotte Elizabeth Merritt married Amos Amlee Watson Jr., son of Amos Amlee Watson Sr. and Mary Palmer
Death*Charlotte Elizabeth Merritt died on 21 April 1914, at age 77.2 

Children of Charlotte Elizabeth Merritt and Amos Amlee Watson Jr.

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.
  2. [S256] "Personal communication", Marlene Hitchcock (unknown author address), to David A. Walker (unknown recipient address) Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker. Hereinafter cited as "Personal communication."
  3. [S3308] Correspondence with Paul Hill, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Clara Lydia Merritt1

F, #58470, b. 17 June 1914, d. 27 March 1969
FatherMiles E. Merritt
MotherMargaret J. MacDonald
ChartsDescendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of Silas Tito
Last Edited2 Nov 2017
Name-ComClara Lydia Merritt is commonly known as Clara Merritt.2 
Note*Clara Lydia (Merritt) Carr, daughter of Miles E. of Queenstown, Queens Co., N.B., m. Arthur Brooks Coy. b. 1903 on the old family homestead at Upper Gagetown, Queens Co., N.B. d. Apr. 12, 1996 at Woolastook Manor, Gagetown, Queens Co., N.B. He was a farmer. on Mar. 3, 1937 at St.George's Church, West Saint John, Saint John Co., N.B. She b. Jun. 17,1914 in Queenstown, Queens Co., N.B. d. Mar. 27, 1969 at the Victoria Public Hospital in Fredericton, York Co., N.B. Buried at Upper Gagetown, Queens Co., N.B. They lived in Upper Gagetown. Members of the Anglican Church. His obituary mentioned 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Also three sisters-in-law, Edith Coy and Arlena Coy, both of Upper Gagetown, and Elizabeth Coy of Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia.3 
Birth*She was born on 17 June 1914 in Queenstown, Queens Couinty, New Brunswick, Canada.4 
She was the daughter of Miles E. Merritt and Margaret J. MacDonald
Marriage*Clara Lydia Merritt married Arthur Brooks Coy, son of Franklin George Coy and Georgianna Brooks, on 3 March 1937, in St. George's Church, West Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by license, #27336. Arthur was 33 years old, a bachelor, farmer, Anglican, living in Upper Gagetown, Queens County, New Brunswick. Clara Lydia was 22 years old, a spinster, house keeper, Anglican, living in Queenstown, Queens County, New Brunswick.5 
Death*Clara Lydia Merritt died on 27 March 1969, at age 54, in Victoria Public Hospital, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in the Baptist Cemetery, Upper Gagetown, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada, 45.84619,-66.24145.
Inscription: COY / 1903 Arthur B. 1996 / His Wife / 1914 Clara L. 1969.2

Tombstone, Arthur B. Coy (1903-1996), his wife Clara L. Merritt (1914-1969). Upper Gagetown (Baptist) Cemetery, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Child of Clara Lydia Merritt and Arthur Brooks Coy

Citations

  1. [S1014] Wayne Gunter, "Gunter Family Heritage File" (Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada). . Hereinafter cited as "Gunter Family Heritage File."
  2. [S12212] Cemetery marker, Upper Gagetown Cemetery, Upper Gagetown, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada. Arthur B. Coy & Clara L. Merritt, tombstone inscription & photograph; read by David A. Walker, 16 May 2017.
  3. [S2544] Don Coy, Family Tree Maker file, Seattle, Washington.
  4. [S30] Dawn Cruickshank, Family history records, unknown location.
  5. [S10532] Official Notice of Marriage, New Brunswick, Canada, Arthur Brooks Coy & Clara Lydia Merritt marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick microfilm F20006, Code B4/1937, Number 7015.

David D. Merritt

M, #8128, b. 28 November 1764, d. 14 January 1829
FatherThomas Merritt b. 12 Apr 1729, d. 23 Mar 1821
MotherAmy Purdy b. 2 Nov 1736, d. c 1783
Last Edited9 Oct 2002
Birth*David D. Merritt was born on 28 November 1764 in Bedford, Westchester County, New York, U.S.A.
He was the son of Thomas Merritt and Amy Purdy
Death*David D. Merritt died on 14 January 1829, at age 64, in Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada

David F. Merritt

M, #8066, b. 1 September 1840, d. 19 July 1899
FatherGilbert Robinson Merritt b. 11 Sep 1807, d. 7 Oct 1857
MotherLydia Golding b. 5 Oct 1809, d. 11 Oct 1885
Last Edited5 Nov 1999
Birth*David F. Merritt was born on 1 September 1840. 
He was the son of Gilbert Robinson Merritt and Lydia Golding
(Witness) MarriageDavid F. Merritt witnessed the marriage of Israel Merritt and Sarah Emmer Palmer on 4 September 1867; There were no children. In The Index to Marriage Bonds, Israel Merritt is listed as being of Carleton County, and James Robinson, also of Carleton County, is listed as a co-signer. Sarah Emmer Palmer is listed as Emma Palmer. Witnesses were David F. Merritt and Frances A. Palmer.1 
Death*David F. Merritt died on 19 July 1899, at age 58. 

Citations

  1. [S1850] PANB, Fredericton, New Brunswick, PANB - Index RS551A - Index to Marriage Bonds, 1810-1932 , Microfilm: F-9097
    Reference: 1867-25. Hereinafter cited as PANB - Index RS551A - Index to Marriage Bonds, 1810-1932.

Deborah Merritt

F, #8074, b. 6 November 1791, d. 1846
FatherGilbert Merritt b. 16 Nov 1765, d. 16 Oct 1846
MotherPhoebe Birdsill b. 14 Sep 1771, d. 27 Feb 1869
Last Edited5 Nov 1999
Birth*Deborah Merritt was born on 6 November 1791. 
She was the daughter of Gilbert Merritt and Phoebe Birdsill
Death*Deborah Merritt died in 1846. 

Donald J. Merritt

M, #8050, b. 16 April 1913
FatherOthniel Robinson Merritt b. 15 Apr 1878, d. 14 Mar 1960
MotherLuella Alice Boyer b. c 1882, d. 4 Dec 1967
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Edward Cottle
Descendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of Silas Tito
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited2 Dec 2021
Birth*Donald J. Merritt was born on 16 April 1913 in Caribou, Aroostook County, Maine, Canada.1 
He was the son of Othniel Robinson Merritt and Luella Alice Boyer
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdDonald J. Merritt was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1921 in the household of Othniel Robinson Merritt, as a son, in Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada. Enumerated in the household of Othniel Merritt (age 43) were his wife, Luella Boyer (age 39), their children, Frank (age 11), Donald (age 8), George (age 5), William (age 1), Alice (age 13), Jessie (age 10) and Helen (age 7). Othniel was a storekeeper. The family religion was Baptist.2 

Citations

  1. [S16775] Maine, U.S., Birth Records, 1715-1922, Maine State Archives, Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084, Donald Merritt, digital copy of original record 1908-1922 Vital Records, Roll 38, Record ID: 1960::1077823 (unknown file date), Maine State Archives, Augusta, Maine, U.S.A.
  2. [S16785] 1921 Census of Canada, Battleford, Saskatchewan, household of O. R. Merritt, 1 June 1921, digital copy of original census document, Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 150, Page 3. Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.