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Nancy Adelaide Unknown1

F, #6601, b. 11 April 1857, d. 5 April 1907

Family: Abraham Agustus Merritt (b. 8 March 1853, d. 16 October 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Nancy Adelaide Unknown was born on 11 April 1857.1
  • Death: She died on 5 April 1907, at age 49.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

William Arthur Merritt1

M, #6602, b. 1 August 1875, d. 20 July 1961

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: William Arthur Merritt was born on 1 August 1875.1
  • Death: He died on 20 July 1961, at age 85.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

John Walker Merritt1

M, #6603, b. 14 March 1881, d. 9 December 1957

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: John Walker Merritt was born on 14 March 1881.1
  • Death: He died on 9 December 1957, at age 76.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Lillian Frances Merritt1

F, #6604, b. 3 January 1887, d. 9 April 1961

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Lillian Frances Merritt was born on 3 January 1887 in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1
  • Death: She died on 9 April 1961, at age 74, in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Emily Merritt1

F, #6605, b. 17 September 1883, d. 26 January 1961

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Emily Merritt was born on 17 September 1883.1
  • Death: She died on 26 January 1961, at age 77.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Ada Blakely1

F, #6606, d. 13 October 1966

Parents

Biography

  • Death: Ada Blakely died on 13 October 1966.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Simpsonville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

James Osmond Merritt1

M, #6607, b. 3 February 1890, d. 21 June 1952

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: James Osmond Merritt was born on 3 February 1890.1
  • Death: He died on 21 June 1952, at age 62.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Thomas Marvin Merritt1

M, #6608, b. 6 December 1879, d. 5 July 1938

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas Marvin Merritt was born on 6 December 1879.1
  • Death: He died on 5 July 1938, at age 58.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Virginia, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Allen Copeland Merritt1,2,3,4,5

M, #6609, b. 8 May 1850, d. 1 September 1927

Parents

Family: Sallie Ellen Unknown (b. 22 October 1857, d. 18 April 1896)

Biography

  • Birth: Allen Copeland Merritt was born on 8 May 1850 in Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1,2,3,4,5
  • Death: He died on 1 September 1927, at age 77, in Greenville, South Carolina, USAG.1,3,4
  • Burial: He was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1
  • Residence: Allen Copeland Merritt resided in Anderson, South Carolina, USAG, in 1850.2
  • Residence: He resided in Brushy Creek, Anderson, South Carolina, USA, in 1870 Residence Post Office: Anderson.5

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  2. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Eastern Subdivision, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M432_848; Page: 282A; Image: 570
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com, South Carolina Death Records, 1821-1955, South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1925-1949; Death County or Certificate Range: Greenville
  4. [S150] Web: Greenville County, South Carolina Obituaries, 1914-1993
  5. [S72] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Brushy Creek, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M593_1482; Page: 439B; Family History Library Film: 552981

Sallie Ellen Unknown1

F, #6610, b. 22 October 1857, d. 18 April 1896

Family: Allen Copeland Merritt (b. 8 May 1850, d. 1 September 1927)

Biography

  • Birth: Sallie Ellen Unknown was born on 22 October 1857.1
  • Death: She died on 18 April 1896, at age 38.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Nathan Buell1

M, #6611, b. 1728, d. 1770

Biography

  • Birth: Nathan Buell was born in 1728.
  • Marriage: He and Thankfull Griffin were married on 4 December 1751 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.1,1
  • Death: He died in 1770, at age ~42.

Citations

  1. [S737] Ancestry.com, Early Connecticut Marriages

James Griffin1,2

M, #6612, b. 7 April 1733, d. after 1790

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: James Griffin was born on 7 April 1733 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.1
  • Marriage: He and Polly Needham were married on 24 February 1757 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.2,2
  • Death: He died after 1790.

Citations

  1. [S735] Ancestry.com, Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
  2. [S86] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

Polly Needham1

U, #6613

Biography

  • Marriage: Polly Needham and James Griffin were married on 24 February 1757 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.1,1

Citations

  1. [S86] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

Jerusha Griffin1,2

F, #6614, b. 23 July 1736, d. 14 August 1813

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jerusha Griffin was born on 23 July 1736 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.1
  • Marriage: She was married on 20 October 1757.
  • Death: She died on 14 August 1813, at age 77.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Ontario, CanadaG.1
  • Baptism: Jerusha Griffin was baptized in June 1809 in Madison, New Haven, Connecticut, USAG.2

Citations

  1. [S797] Ancestry.com, Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
  2. [S794] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920

Asa Landon1

M, #6615, b. 27 July 1736, d. 14 August 1814

Biography

  • Birth: Asa Landon was born on 27 July 1736 in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USAG.1
  • Death: He died on 14 August 1814, at age 78, in Brockville, Leeds, Ontario, CanadaG.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Ontario, CanadaG.1

Citations

  1. [S797] Ancestry.com, Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

Jeremiah Griffin1

M, #6616, b. 25 September 1743

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jeremiah Griffin was born on 25 September 1743 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S735] Ancestry.com, Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

Mercy Stevens1,2,3,4,5,2

F, #6617, b. 22 May 1739, d. 30 April 1822

Family: Samuel Griffin, *, (b. 10 February 1739, d. 27 July 1808)

Biography

  • Birth: Mercy Stevens was born on 22 May 1739 in Killingworth, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USAG.1,3,4
  • Marriage License: She and Samuel Griffin, *, were licensed to wed on 15 March 1770 Samuel was recently widowed. This was Mercy's second husband. Her first husband was James Steevens.
  • Marriage: She was married on 15 March 1770 in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG.2
  • Death: She died on 30 April 1822, at age 82, in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont, USAG.1,3
  • Burial: She was buried in Chittenden County, Vermont, USAG.3
  • Residence: Mercy Stevens resided in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, USAG, on 17 December 1780.2

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908
  2. [S794] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920
  3. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  4. [S755] Heritage Consulting, Millennium File
  5. [S86] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

James Stevens, III1

U, #6618

Citations

  1. [S86] Ancestry.com, Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

Lucy Ann Floyd1,2,3

F, #6619, b. 11 April 1869, d. 14 April 1914

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Lucy Ann Floyd was born on 11 April 1869 in North Carolina, USAG.1,2,3
  • Marriage: She and Lucy Floyd were married 22 December in Stanly, North Carolina, USAG.1
  • Marriage Contract: Lucy Ann Floyd and James Henry Hinson entered into a marriage contract on 22 December 1887.
  • Marriage: She was married on 22 December 1887.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Simeon Curlee were married on 29 January 1907 in Stanly, North Carolina, USAG.1,1
  • Death: She died on 14 April 1914, at age 45, in Stanly, North Carolina, USAG.2,3
  • Burial: She was buried in Stanly County, North Carolina, USAG.2

Citations

  1. [S67] Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  3. [S2] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975

James Floyd1

M, #6620

Family: Aldrich Unknown

Citations

  1. [S2] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975

Vennie Merritt1

F, #6621, b. 29 May 1880, d. 19 December 1928

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Vennie Merritt was born on 29 May 1880.1
  • Death: She died on 19 December 1928, at age 48.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

W. Harvey Allen Merritt1

M, #6622, b. 27 April 1878, d. 29 March 1949

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: W. Harvey Allen Merritt was born on 27 April 1878.1
  • Death: He died on 29 March 1949, at age 70.1
  • Burial: He was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Millie Spivey1

F, #6623, b. 13 January 1888, d. 20 June 1918

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Millie Spivey was born on 13 January 1888.1
  • Death: She died on 20 June 1918, at age 30.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Irene Grace Gambrell1

F, #6624, b. 7 October 1890, d. 25 November 1970

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Irene Grace Gambrell was born on 7 October 1890.1
  • Death: She died on 25 November 1970, at age 80.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Alice McNeely1

F, #6625, b. 20 February 1884, d. 10 March 1951

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Alice McNeely was born on 20 February 1884.1
  • Death: She died on 10 March 1951, at age 67.1
  • Burial: She was buried in Powdersville, Anderson County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current