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MERRIAM, Susannah

Female 1817 - 1888


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  • Name  MERRIAM, Susannah   [1
    Born  15 Jul 1817  Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Ontario was formerly known as Upper Canada, It existed from December 26, 1791 to February 10, 1841
    Gender  Female 
    Died  20 May 1888  Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Buried  21 May 1888  Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Merrill's United Church Cemetery
    Person ID  I1140  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  12 Feb 2013 

    Father  MERRIAM, Johnson,   b. 30 Jul 1788, Wallingford, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1853, Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  MASSEY, Elizabeth,   b. 4 Jul 1795,   d. 3 Oct 1828, Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Nov 1810  Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F391  Group Sheet

    Family  LAPP, Jeremiah,   b. 9 Mar 1818, Cobourg, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1892, Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  9 May 1844  Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    >01. LAPP, Samuel,   b. 9 Sep 1845, Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1881, Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    >02. LAPP, Orea J,   b. 18 May 1848, Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1908, Alnwick Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    >03. LAPP, Elizabeth Chloe,   b. 28 Jan 1851, Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sept 1932, Portage La Praire, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  12 Feb 2013 
    Family ID  F395  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1817 - Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 May 1844 - Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1888 - Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 May 1888 - Roseneath, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Photo: MERRIAM, Susannah, b 15 Jul 1817
    Photo: MERRIAM, Susannah, b 15 Jul 1817
    Wife of Jerehmiah LAPP
    Photo: MERRIAM, Justus, b 29 Aug 1818; MERRIAM, Almira, b 12 Oct 1813; MERRIAM, Susannah, b 15 Jul 1817; MERRIAM, John, b 3 Jun 1825; MERRIAM, Samuel, b 1 Jan 1828
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    These are Johnson Merriam's children. Missing are Lucy Merriam and Zimron Merriam in this photo.

    Histories
    ONTARIO: Brief Outline of the History of the Merriam Family
    ONTARIO: Brief Outline of the History of the Merriam Family
    This history is written by Justus Merriam from recollections of his father Johnson Merriam's account of the Merriam family coming from Connecticut USA to Northumberland Co., Ontario Canada. Copied as it was written, spelling and genealogy mistakes and all.

    AR Merriam printed this book in 1934 for family members. His grandson Paul Merriam owns the original handwritten book.

  • Sources 
    1. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), page 192-193 (319). (Reliability: 3).
      There is only one Susan listed in the Pope book without a date of birth or date of death. So, the other Susan listed as a sibling is not documented in Pope.
      There were two Susannah MERRIAMs, one died young and is buried in Academy Hill Cemetery.- administrator KC

    2. [S37] BIBLE: Ontario, CANADA, (Check with Kit Cutting if more info is needed). Shows 15 July 1817. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S461] Personal Knowledge of: McCANN-WILKES, Connie.

    4. [S38] Personal Knowledge of: OLYNYCK, Carolyn, Caroln Olynyk and Edward Dinniwell said: "Some descendants of Jeremiah Lapp, UEL; Mrs. Olynyk says Susannah died 20 May 1888." (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S456] Personal Knowledge of: CUTTING, Kit, (Kit Cutting, Administrator - Genealogist (http://www.MerriamFamilyTree.org) - Email: KitCutting@MerriamFamilyTree.org), Shows 1888. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S461] Personal Knowledge of: McCANN-WILKES, Connie, Shows 19 May 1888 ???. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S461] Personal Knowledge of: McCANN-WILKES, Connie (Reliability: 2).