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MERRIAM, Howard Stanley

Male 1893 - 1975


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  • Name  MERRIAM, Howard Stanley  
    Born  21 Nov 1893  Chatsworth, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Military Service  13 Dec 1915  Owen Sound, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Enlisted 147th Grey OS Battalion, CEF 
    Died  18 Jun 1975  Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Markdale Cemetery
    Notes 
    • OBITUARY - HOWARD STANLEY MERRIAM

      MARKDALE - Howard S. Merriam, 81, a resident of Markdale for 60 years, died Wednesday in the Centre Grey Hospital.

      Born in Chatsworth, Ontario area, Mr Merriam was the son of the late Mr and Mrs Albert Merriam.

      In 1921, he married Eva Purvis who survives.

      Mr. Merriam was a former Markdale councillor and manager of F.T. Hill Co. Feed and Seed until retirement 12 years ago. He was a veteran of the First World War and served overseas.

      Mr Merriam was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and Annesley United Church.

      Surviving, besides his wife, are sons William and Hugh, both of Barrie, Ontario, daughter Anne, Mrs Stuart Lucas of North Bay, Ontario, eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

      Also surviving are sisters Irene, Mrs T. C. Day, Sadie, Mrs A. Babcock and Pearl, Mrs H. Stockenburg, all of Regina Saskatchewan.

      Mr Merriam was predeceased by two brothers and two sisters. Dated 25 June 1975

      Notes compiled by: Kit Cutting
    Person ID  I1246  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  29 Nov 2019 

    Father  MERRIAM, Albert Adam,   b. 20 Mar 1859, Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949, Tyvan, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  MARQUIS, Sarah Elizabeth,   b. 22 Mar 1865, Owen Sound, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Tyvan, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Jan 1887  Holland Twp, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F443  Group Sheet

    Family  PURVIS, Eva Alma,   b. Mar 1895, Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1983, Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Nov 1921  Chatsworth, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Methodist Church
    Children 
    >01. MERRIAM, William Howard
     02. MERRIAM, Mary,   b. 15 Mar 1927, Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1928, Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    >03. MERRIAM, Hugh Herbert
    >04. MERRIAM, Anne
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID  F468  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Nov 1893 - Chatsworth, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Enlisted 147th Grey OS Battalion, CEF - 13 Dec 1915 - Owen Sound, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Nov 1921 - Chatsworth, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jun 1975 - Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S57] CEMETERY: ONTARIO, Markdale - Markdale Cemetery, (Markdale, Grey Co, Ontario, Canada), Tombstone in Markedale Cemetery. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S393] LDS: Family Search, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), ); Birth registration, Derby Twp, Ontario. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S225] ATTESTATION Papers: Canadian Expeditionary Forces, (http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/cef/001042-100.01-e.php), Soldiers of the First World War (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S144] CEMETERY Project: CANADA GENWEB , (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cancemet/ON/), http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/327078 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26055751/howard-stanley-merriam (Reliability: 2).