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MERIAM, Theodore Frelinghuysen

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  • Name  MERIAM, Theodore Frelinghuysen   [1, 2
    Born  6 Jan 1832  Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Education  Student at Oberlin College 
    Civil Service  A church official, a civic leader, good neighbor, upright man 
    Occupation  He became a teacher, then later principal of Shaw Academy in East Cleveland, Ohio. Most of his life was spent in Randolph, Ohio on his twenty-acre farm, on which he took care of his aging parents. 
    Died  2 Nov 1916  Randolph Twp, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried  Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Sand Hill Cemetery
    Notes 
    • Mr. Meriam studied at Oberlin College; taught school ten years; was principal at one time of Shaw Academy. Has resided most of his life on the old homestead at Randolph, Ohio. Was president of the Portage County Bible Society 14 years; correspondent of the county newspaper; deacon and Sunday-school superintendent; organized a farmers' club, which met monthly for forty years.
    Person ID  I10885  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2016 

    Father  MERRIAM, Joseph,   b. 15 Oct 1797, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1888, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  BIDWELL, Emeline,   b. 13 Jul 1800, Farmington, Hartford Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1894 
    Married  25 Jan 1826  Madison, Lake Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1915  Group Sheet

    Family 1  ADAMS, Sarah,   b. 6 Jan 1835, , , Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1879 
    Married  7 Jul 1857  , Cuyahoga Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    >01. MERIAM, Howard Theodore,   b. 11 Jul 1859, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1919, Newport News, , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >02. MERIAM, Ruth Estella,   b. 25 Aug 1861, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1905
    >03. MERIAM, Chester Adams,   b. 18 Nov 1863, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1936, Oxford, Oakland Co, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >04. MERIAM, Morrison Ellsworth,   b. 15 Oct 1867, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1947, Chico, Butte Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >05. MERIAM, Junius Lathrop,   b. 28 Oct 1872, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1960, Los Altos, Santa Clara Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >06. MERIAM, Joseph Bidwell Sr,   b. 28 Oct 1872, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1964, Dover Twp, Cuyahoga Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2016 
    Family ID  F4268  Group Sheet

    Family 2  MOOSE, Mary Margaret,   b. 6 Feb 1845, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1919, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Jun 1881  Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >01. MERIAM, Oliver Frelinghuysen,   b. 3 Nov 1882, Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID  F5131  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1832 - Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jul 1857 - , Cuyahoga Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1881 - Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Nov 1916 - Randolph Twp, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Randolph, Portage Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S100] GENEALOGY: MERIAM, Theodore Frelinghuysen, Author: MERIAM, Junius Lathrop, (A Brief Genealogy of the Family of: Financed by: MERIAM, Joseph (Dode) Bidwell - June 1955. Submitted to Merriam Family Tree by Mary Ellen Meriam Seitz-Kaschub - 2011. Thank you, Mary Ellen!).

    2. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), pages 165, 278 (551). (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S199] DEATH Record: Ohio, USA, 1908 - 1953 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S142] WEBSITE: FIND A GRAVE, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=152743245 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S178] MARRIAGE Record: Ohio, USA, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZJD-FRJ (Reliability: 2).