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MERRIAM, Joseph

Male 1782 - 1866


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  • Name  MERRIAM, Joseph   [1
    Born  18 Sep 1782  Pittsfield, Berkshire Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Property  1829, 1832, 1836  Niagara Falls, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    On 14 Aug 1829 (Reg 21 Sep 1829) Ransom Vantassel and Mary his wife sold to Joseph Merriam 1 acre in Lot 130 Stamford Twp. (A444 #7727)

    On 30 May 1832 (Reg 18 Oct 1832) Joseph Merriam sold to Eliza Cherrier 8960 square feet in Lot 143 Stamford Twp. for ?87.10 (B1 #8885)

    On 4 May 1836 (Reg 9 Jul 1836) Joseph Merriam sold to William Falconbridge 1 acre commencing at the southeast angle of Lot 130 Stamford Twp. for ?100 (B195 #10930) 
    Residence  1851  Chippawa, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Death  15 Mar 1866  Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  15 Mar 1866  Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
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    Person ID  I4312  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  11 Dec 2018 

    Father  MERRIAM, Robert,   b. Bef 11 Jun 1738, Lexington, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1782 
    Mother  ALLEN, Miriam,   b. Abt 1742,   d. 10 Aug 1808, Tyringham, Berkshire Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Jun 1762  Tyringham, Berkshire Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1493  Group Sheet

    Family  HUDSON, Clarissa,   b. 20 Jun 1787, Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1869, Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  11 Jan 1804  Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     01. MERRIAM, Edward Brown,   b. 9 Oct 1808,   d. 21 Jul 1820, Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >02. MERRIAM, Caroline Elizabeth,   b. 27 Mar 1815, , Erie Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1891, Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >03. MERRIAM, Sarah Maria,   b. 19 Apr 1817, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     04. MERRIAM, Henry Douglass,   b. 29 Mar 1819, Niagara Falls, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1821, Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >05. MERRIAM, John Hudson,   b. 31 May 1821, Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    >06. MERRIAM, James Hervey,   b. 4 Aug 1824, Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1907, Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >07. MERRIAM, Doctor Edward Douglass,   b. 11 Dec 1827, Niagara Falls, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1907, , Erie Co, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     08. MERRIAM, Charles Wesley,   b. 1 Jan 1831, Niagara Falls, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1855, London, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID  F1472  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Sep 1782 - Pittsfield, Berkshire Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jan 1804 - Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - On 14 Aug 1829 (Reg 21 Sep 1829) Ransom Vantassel and Mary his wife sold to Joseph Merriam 1 acre in Lot 130 Stamford Twp. (A444 #7727) On 30 May 1832 (Reg 18 Oct 1832) Joseph Merriam sold to Eliza Cherrier 8960 square feet in Lot 143 Stamford Twp. for ?87.10 (B1 #8885) On 4 May 1836 (Reg 9 Jul 1836) Joseph Merriam sold to William Falconbridge 1 acre commencing at the southeast angle of Lot 130 Stamford Twp. for ?100 (B195 #10930) - 1829, 1832, 1836 - Niagara Falls, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1851 - Chippawa, Welland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - 15 Mar 1866 - Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Mar 1866 - Niagara Falls, Niagara Co, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Conneaut, Ashtabula Co, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), pages 97, 151 (222). (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S541] HISTORY: Ontario, CANADA - A Niagara Settlers Website, (https://sites.google.com/site/niagarasettlers2/home) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Merriam&GSiman=1&GScid=2151091&GRid=44800831& (Reliability: 2).