Pauline Eveline Merrifield1

F, b. 30 January 1900, d. January 1987
     Pauline Eveline Merrifield was born on 30 January 1900 at Gage or Pawnee Co., NE.1 She was the daughter of Wilbur L. Merrifield and Esther Lillie Anders.1 Pauline Eveline Merrifield married Dr. Joyce Dewey Bealmer, son of George Albert Bealmer and Martha Jane Sears, after January 1920, No children as of 1940 census.2 Pauline Eveline Merrifield died in January 1987.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 216.
  2. [S478] 1900 Federal Census, Macon County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 873; FHL #1240873.

S. W. Merrifield

M, b. circa 1827, d. before June 1900
     S. W. Merrifield was born circa 1827 at Virginia (now WV). He married Lydia M. (?). S. W. Merrifield died before June 1900 at Gage Co. (probably), NE.
Note: Nebraska 1885 state census, online at ancestry.com (from NARA microfilm series M352).

Children of S. W. Merrifield and Lydia M. (?)

Wilbur L. Merrifield1

M, b. 11 February 1878
     Wilbur L. Merrifield was born on 11 February 1878 at Wisconsin.1 He was the son of S. W. Merrifield and Lydia M. (?) Wilbur L. Merrifield married Esther Lillie Anders, daughter of Josiah R. Anders and Elizabeth Swartley Price, on 29 June 1899.1 Wilbur L. Merrifield lived at 443 Maxwell Ave., Denver, CO.1 Occupation: Barber at Denver, Denver Co., CO.1

Child of Wilbur L. Merrifield and Esther Lillie Anders

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 216.

Absalom Merrill1

M, b. circa 1839
     Absalom Merrill was born circa 1839 at Ohio.1 He married Emma Sipes on 2 July 1865 at Tazewell Co., IL.

Child of Absalom Merrill and Emma Sipes

Citations

  1. [S182] 1880 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm, NARA Series T9, Rolls 253-54, FHL #1254253-54.

Ida M. Merrill1

F, b. May 1867, d. 17 March 1955
     Ida M. Merrill was born in May 1867 at Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Absalom Merrill and Emma Sipes.2 Ida M. Merrill married Lawrence Monrova Arnott, son of Andrew Arnott Jr. and Nancy E. Larimore, circa 1885.1 Ida M. Merrill died on 17 March 1955 at age 87. She was buried in March 1955 at Greenhill Cemetery, Muskogee, Muskogee Co., OK, Find A Grave Memorial# 83904981.

Child of Ida M. Merrill and Lawrence Monrova Arnott

Citations

  1. [S2362] 1900 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 309; FHL #1240309.
  2. [S182] 1880 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm, NARA Series T9, Rolls 253-54, FHL #1254253-54.

Marie Musgrave Merrill1

F, b. July 1893, d. January 1974
     Marie Musgrave Merrill was born in July 1893 at Minnesota.2,1 She married Francis Philip Sears.1 Marie Musgrave Merrill died in January 1974 at Massachusetts at age 80 last residence Hamilton, Essex County.

Child of Marie Musgrave Merrill and Francis Philip Sears

Citations

  1. [S4242] 1920 Federal Census, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 742.
  2. [S3055] 1900 Federal Census, St. Louis County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 789; FHL #1240789.

Nathan S. Merrill

M, b. August 1836, d. after 25 June 1900
     Nathan S. Merrill was born in August 1836 at New Hampshire.1 He married Nancy Jane Newland, daughter of Richard Newland and Deborah Starr, circa 1861, No children.1 Nathan S. Merrill died after 25 June 1900.

Citations

  1. [S3403] 1900 Federal Census, Klamath County, Oregon. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1347; FHL #1241347.

Andrew White Merritt

M, b. 6 May 1903, d. September 1972
     Andrew White Merritt was born on 6 May 1903 at Iowa. He married Eleanor M. Brunen. Andrew White Merritt died in September 1972 at age 69. He was buried in 1972 at Walker Cemetery, Walker, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #117431729.

Child of Andrew White Merritt and Eleanor M. Brunen

Ann Eliza Merritt1

F, b. February 1853
     Ann Eliza Merritt was born in February 1853 at New York.1 She married Dr. Michel T. Robison circa 1880.

Child of Ann Eliza Merritt and Dr. Michel T. Robison

Citations

  1. [S4593] 1900 Federal Census, Thomas County, Georgia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 224; FHL #1240224.

Charles Merritt

M, b. September 1867
     Charles Merritt was born in September 1867 at Iowa. He married Eunice Amanda Gilmore, daughter of David Wilson Gilmore and Katherine E. Myers, circa 1893.

Florence Emeline Merritt

F, b. 28 December 1868, d. 28 November 1941
     Florence Emeline Merritt was born on 28 December 1868 at Lutie, Ozark Co., MO. She married Joseph Everett Peacock. Florence Emeline Merritt died on 28 November 1941 at Lutie, Ozark Co., MO, at age 72. She was buried in December 1941 at Lutie Cemetery, Lutie, Ozark Co., MO, Find A Grave Memorial# 7374849.

Child of Florence Emeline Merritt and Joseph Everett Peacock

Gordon Lee Merritt

M, b. 30 March 1944, d. 6 February 2011
     Gordon Lee Merritt was born on 30 March 1944 at Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., IA. He was the son of Gordon Ray Merritt and Marie Ileanna Dye. Gordon Lee Merritt began military service in 1961 Vietnam War service, U.S. Marine Corps, Cpl. He died on 6 February 2011 at Hiawatha, Linn Co., IA, at age 66

Obituary -- www.murdochfuneralhome.com :

Gordon L. Merritt, 66, passed away Sunday, February 6, 2011, in his home with family by his side after an eight month battle with cancer. Services: 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 12, 2011, at the Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Center Point. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Walker Cemetery in Walker, with military honors.

Gordon was born on March 30, 1944, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the son of Gordon Ray and Marie (Dye) Merritt. In 1961, Gordon enlisted in the U.S. Army where he was a Corporal and in 1966, he enlisted in the Marine Corps. During this time, Gordon served his country in the Vietnam War until his discharge in 1969.

Gordon was an avid Cardinal baseball, Jets and NASCAR fan. He will be greatly missed along with his sense of humor and candor.

Survivors include his children, Mike (Becky) Merritt of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Revette (Terry) Sauser of Ryan, Iowa, Gordon (Angela) Merritt of Marion, Iowa, Kristine “Bean” Ferguson of Hiawatha; his only wife, Linda Merritt of Marion, who he remained friends with over the years; his half-brothers, Mike Tudor of Midland, Texas, and John Doxsee of Orlando, Florida; his grandchildren, Alexandra, Bianca, Brooke, Cassie, Corey, Christopher, Kayosha, Hannah, Michael Jr., Nikki, Richard III, T.J. and Zachary; many nieces and nephews; friends; and his two special cats Icebox and Lucky.

Gordon was preceded in death by his father, Gordon R. Merritt; and brothers, Tony Tudor and Ray and Ronald Merritt.

A memorial fund has been established in his honor.

To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Gordon Lee Merritt please visit our Sympathy Store.

He was buried in February 2011 at Walker Cemetery, Walker, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #65855498.

Child of Gordon Lee Merritt

Gordon Ray Merritt

M, b. 26 August 1923, d. 4 January 1956
     Gordon Ray Merritt was born on 26 August 1923 at Marion, Linn Co., IA, WW II bonus application. He was the son of Andrew White Merritt and Eleanor M. Brunen. Gordon Ray Merritt married Marie Ileanna Dye, daughter of William Melvin Dye and Ruth Carman. Gordon Ray Merritt began military service WW II service, U.S. Marine Corps, wounded in action 21 SEP 1944. He died on 4 January 1956 at Winthrop, Buchanan Co., IA, at age 32. Cause of death: at Winthrop, Buchanan Co., IA, Shot by the jealous second husband of his wife, Charles Tudor. He was buried in January 1956 at Walker Cemetery, Walker, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #117431929.

Children of Gordon Ray Merritt and Marie Ileanna Dye

Gordon Ray Merritt

M, b. 22 July 1970, d. 25 July 2013
     Gordon Ray Merritt was born on 22 July 1970 at St. Louis, MO. He was the son of Gordon Lee Merritt. Gordon Ray Merritt died on 25 July 2013 at Marion, Linn Co., IA, at age 43

Obituary -- ( www.obittree.com ):

Gordon "Gordy" Ray Merritt, 43, of Marion, passed away suddenly at his home Thursday, July 25, 2013. Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Marion. The family will greet friends from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at the funeral home, and one hour prior to the service. Burial will be held at a later date at Walker Cemetery, Walker, IA.

Survivors include his wife, Angela; three children, Corey, Hannah, and Zachary; his mother, Linda; and siblings, Mike, Kristine, and Revette.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gordon Lee; his grandparents; uncles; and other relatives and friends.

Gordy was born July 22, 1970, in St. Louis, Missouri to Gordon Lee and Linda Merritt. He moved to Cedar Rapids in 1973. He graduated from Kennedy High School in 1988. He worked at Dee Electronics, Centro Inc, and for the past almost 14 years at PMX Industries as a caster.

Gordy was a loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and friend. He will always be remembered for his love of riding his Harley, his love of music, his hardworking ethics, and his love of life. He was a strong man. He will be so dearly missed.

"This is how I would die into the love I have for you: As pieces of cloud dissolve in sunlight." -Rumi

In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Gordon's memory.

To send flowers to the family of Gordon Ray Merritt, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

He was buried in July 2013 at Walker Cemetery, Walker, Linn Co., IA.

John William Merritt

M, b. 23 February 1806, d. 1 December 1886
     John William Merritt was born on 23 February 1806 at Ovid, Seneca Co., NY. He married Caroline Dunlop in 1856. John William Merritt died on 1 December 1886 at Olin, Jones Co., IA, at age 80

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

JOHN MERRITT, farmer, Rome Twp., Sec. 3; P.O. Olin; born in the town of Ovid, Seneca Co., N.Y., in 1806; removed to Orleans Co., and then to Lockport, and then to Cattaraugus Co., and December 11, 1836, started for Iowa; owns 754 acres; he took up a claim, built a log cabin, and sold his team and returned by the way of St. Louis and the Ohio River to New York; started in the fall of 1837 for Iowa; arrived at Clinton, Iowa, where he remained until November 9, 1837, when he came to Jones Co. In politics, Republican; in religion, Methodist. Has been School Director, Trustee, Road Supervisor; was the first Road Supervisor in this part of the county. His first wife, Catherine Culp, was born in Pennsylvania in 1800; came to Niagara Co., N.Y., and married September 30, 1827; died December 14, 1835, and left seven children—Horatio, Agnes, Joseph, Jerome, William, Dollie (deceased) and Cornelius. His second wife, Caroline Dunlap (was the Widow Harvey), was born in Pennsylvania; married Mr. Merritt in 1856 and had seven children—L. V. (now Mrs. Hay, of Jackson Township), Malinda (now Mrs. Berely, of Jackson Township), Elmer, Deligha, Hiram Sherman, Charles Willis, Cordelia.

From History of Jones County, Iowa, Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1879, page 649.

He was buried in December 1886 at Merritt Cemetery, Jones Co., IA, Findagrave #34833142.

Child of John William Merritt and Caroline Dunlop

Lillian Nadine Merritt

F, b. 16 November 1933, d. 4 January 2000
     Lillian Nadine Merritt was born on 16 November 1933. She married Ray Alton Rains. Lillian Nadine Merritt died on 4 January 2000 at age 66. She was buried in January 2000 at Midway Church of Christ Cemetery, Cannon Co., TN, Findagrave #38948758.

Child of Lillian Nadine Merritt and Ray Alton Rains

Mary Delilah Merritt

F, b. 11 February 1863, d. 30 July 1924
     Mary Delilah Merritt was also known as "Lila". She was born on 11 February 1863. She was the daughter of John William Merritt and Caroline Dunlop. Mary Delilah Merritt married Wilbur Ellsworth Tallman, son of John Tallman and Lucinda Low, on 20 April 1886 at Anamosa, Jones Co., IA. Mary Delilah Merritt died on 30 July 1924 at Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA, at age 61. She was buried in August 1924 at Green Center Cemetery, Morley, Jones Co., IA, Findagrave #37447663.

Children of Mary Delilah Merritt and Wilbur Ellsworth Tallman

Rachel Antes Merritt1

F, b. September 1860, d. 1930
     Rachel Antes Merritt was buried in 1930 at Butterfield Cemetery, Butterfield, Missaukee Co., MI, Find A Grave Memorial# 80041710. She was born in September 1860 at Ohio.1 She married Joseph Linaberry Pace circa 1883.1 Rachel Antes Merritt died in 1930 at Missaukee Co., MI.

Child of Rachel Antes Merritt and Joseph Linaberry Pace

  • Mary Jane Pace+ b. 8 Oct 1880, d. 15 Jul 1904; Rachel, wife of Linaberry Pace, may or may not have been the mother of Mary Jane Pace, inasmuch as her marriage date appears to have been about two years after Mary's birth. Linaberry may have had a prior marriage that produced Mary.1

Citations

  1. [S394] 1900 Federal Census, Wells County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 413; FHL #1240413.

Raymond Dean Merritt

M, b. 21 January 1947, d. 17 March 2007
     Raymond Dean Merritt was born on 21 January 1947 at Buchanan Co., IA. He was the son of Gordon Ray Merritt and Marie Ileanna Dye. Raymond Dean Merritt began military service Vietnam War service, U.S. Marine Corps, rifleman and radio operator. He died on 17 March 2007 at Hiawatha, Linn Co., IA, at age 60

Obituary (Findagrave.com):

Raymond Dean Merritt, 60, of Hiawatha, IA, passed from life on March 17, 2007 at home with friends and family after a three year battle with cancer. At Rays request, Graveside services 10:30 a.m. on March 19, 2007 at Center Point Cemetery by the Rev. Del Bear. Military honors by Center Point American Legion Dye Benion Post #297.

Ray "Spooky" Dean Merritt was born Jan. 21, 1947 in Independence, the son of Gordon R. and Marie (Dye) Merritt. Ray served in the Marine Corps as a rifleman and radio operator in Vietnam.

Ray enjoyed fishing, Nascar and being with family and friends.

He is survived by his daughter Dawn Marie of St Louis, brothers Gordon of Hiawatha, Tony of Cedar Rapids and Mike of Beaver Dam, WI, plus many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

The family wants to thank Mercy Hospital Hospice for helping them through this time.

He was buried in March 2007 at Center Point Cemetery, Center Point, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #152330259.

Ronald Dee Merritt

M, b. 21 January 1947, d. 10 August 1995
     Ronald Dee Merritt was also known as "Rooter". He was born on 21 January 1947. He was the son of Gordon Ray Merritt and Marie Ileanna Dye. Ronald Dee Merritt began military service on 29 July 1965 Vietnam War service, released 21 JUL 1968. He died on 10 August 1995 at St. Louis Regional Medical Center, St. Louis, MO, at age 48

Obituary -- The Gazette; Cedar Rapids; Iowa; Sunday, August 13, 1995 (GenealogyBank.com):

Ronald Dee Merritt, 48, of St. Louis, formerly of Center Point, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 1995, in St. Louis Regional Medical Center after a long illness. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Murdoch Funeral Home, Center Point, where friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday. The Rev. Jack Kendall will officiate. Burial: Center Point Cemetery.

Survivors include three daughters, Missy Merritt, Tammy Counts and Lori Merritt, all of St. Louis; a son, J.R. of St. Louis; his mother, Marie Abeln of St. Louis; his grandmother, Eleanor Merritt of Walker; four brothers, Gordon and Raymond Merritt, both of Cedar Rapids, Bruce "Tony" Tudor of Cedar Rapids and Mike Tudor of Bever Dam, Wis; and four grandchildren, all of St. Louis.

Ron was preceded in death by his father, Gordon R. Merritt.

He was born Jan. 21, 1947, in Independence to Gordon and Marie Dye Merritt. Ron served in the Army with the 1st Infantry Division during the Vietnam war.

"Rooter" will be greatly missed by family, friends and special friends, Joann, L.C. and Charlie.

He was buried in August 1995 at Center Point Cemetery, Center Point, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #152330237.

Ruth Merritt

F, b. May 1694, d. 16 October 1721
     Ruth Merritt was born in May 1694. She married Jacob Lincoln. Ruth Merritt died on 16 October 1721 at age 27.

Child of Ruth Merritt and Jacob Lincoln

Charlene Merryman1

F, b. circa 1922
     Charlene Merryman was born circa 1922 at Pottawatomie Co. (probably), KS.1 She was the daughter of Charles Price Merryman and Paulina E. Young.1

Citations

  1. [S1847] 1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 715; FHL #2340450.

Charles Price Merryman1

M, b. 12 January 1898, d. 26 January 1992
     Charles Price Merryman was born on 12 January 1898 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 He was the son of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1
Note: draft registration. Charles Price Merryman married Paulina E. Young, daughter of George Young and Louisa (?), circa 1921.2 Charles Price Merryman died on 26 January 1992 at Pottawatomie Co., KS, at age 94.

Children of Charles Price Merryman and Paulina E. Young

Citations

  1. [S1844] 1900 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 495; FHL #1240495.
  2. [S1428] 1900 Federal Census, Clay County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 424; FHL #1240424.
  3. [S1847] 1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 715; FHL #2340450.

Elmer Williams Merryman1

M, b. 7 September 1903, d. 15 July 1970
     Elmer Williams Merryman was born on 7 September 1903 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 He was the son of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1 Elmer Williams Merryman died on 15 July 1970 at Pottawatomie Co., KS, at age 66.

Citations

  1. [S1845] 1910 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 450; FHL #1374463.

Florence Elizabeth Merryman1

F, b. 18 November 1906, d. 13 January 1976
     Florence Elizabeth Merryman was born on 18 November 1906 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 She was the daughter of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1 Florence Elizabeth Merryman married Theodore Carroll Nihart, son of Harry Lincoln Nihart and Cora Louisa Huggins, on 25 November 1925 at Manhattan, Riley Co., KS. Florence Elizabeth Merryman died on 13 January 1976 at Pottawatomie Co., KS, at age 69.

Child of Florence Elizabeth Merryman and Theodore Carroll Nihart

Citations

  1. [S1845] 1910 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 450; FHL #1374463.

Frances B. Merryman1

F, b. 19 March 1899
     Frances B. Merryman was born on 19 March 1899 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 She was the daughter of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1

Citations

  1. [S1844] 1900 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 495; FHL #1240495.

George J. Merryman1

M, b. 3 February 1839, d. 10 February 1914
     George J. Merryman was born on 3 February 1839 at Maryland.1 He married Frances A. Powell.1 George J. Merryman died on 10 February 1914 at Pottawatomie Co., KS, at age 75.

Child of George J. Merryman and Frances A. Powell

Citations

  1. [S196] 1880 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0393; FHL #1254393.

Guy Merryman1

M, b. 30 June 1901, d. March 1979
     Guy Merryman was born on 30 June 1901 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 He was the son of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1 Guy Merryman married Lucelia (?). Guy Merryman died in March 1979 at Pottawatomie Co. (probably), KS, at age 77 dates per SSDI. He was buried in 1979 at Wamego City Cemetery, Wamego, Pottawatomie Co., KS.

Citations

  1. [S1845] 1910 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 450; FHL #1374463.

Helen Mary Merryman1

F, b. 14 September 1909, d. 18 August 2001
     Helen Mary Merryman was born on 14 September 1909 at Louisville Twp., Pottawatomie Co., KS.1 She was the daughter of William Bosley Merryman and Sarah Gehr Price.1 Helen Mary Merryman married Ora F. Bowman. Helen Mary Merryman died on 18 August 2001 at Pottawatomie Co., KS, at age 91.

Citations

  1. [S1845] 1910 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 450; FHL #1374463.

Lavone Merryman1

F, b. circa 1924
     Lavone Merryman was born circa 1924 at Pottawatomie Co. (probably), KS.1 She was the daughter of Charles Price Merryman and Paulina E. Young.1

Citations

  1. [S1847] 1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 715; FHL #2340450.