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MERRIAM, John

MERRIAM, John

Male 1754 - 1804

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  • Name  MERRIAM, John   [1
    Born  12 Jan 1754  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Merriam "resided in the easterly part of the town of Concord, at the place known as "Meriam's Corner." (Pope book spelled as "Merriam's Corner" incorrectly).
    Gender  Male 
    Residence  Concord - Meriam's Corner, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  15 Oct 1804  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Eight days after John's death, his wife, Miriam, requested the appointment of her son "John Meriam" as administrator of the estate. Abiel Hayward was appointed guardian of Ebenezer, Daniel and Francis Wheeler's minor sons. She released her right of dower 1 May 1807. She married a second time 18 Aug 1816 to Moses Richardson of Acton, and deeded lands to her two youngest sons on 19 Sep 1816.
    Buried  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Old Hill Burying Ground
    Person ID  I5295  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  31 Dec 2016 

    Father  MERRIAM, Samuel,   b. 26 Aug 1712, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1769, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  WHEELER, Esther,   b. 3 May 1720, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1775, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Dec 1749  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F3518  Group Sheet

    Family 1  PUTNAM, Martha,   b. Abt 1755,   d. 27 Jan 1789, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 Feb 1777  Sutton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    >01. MERRIAM, John,   b. 22 Jan 1778, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1837, Paoli, Orange Co, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >02. MERRIAM, Martha,   b. 13 May 1780, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1855
    >03. MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Sr,   b. 30 Apr 1782, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1864, Chelmsford, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >04. MERRIAM, Samuel,   b. 1 Apr 1785, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1867, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     05. MERRIAM, Given Name ? (Child Of John #01),   b. Jul 1787,   d. 31 Dec 1787, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     06. MERRIAM, John,   b. 27 Jan 1789, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1789, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  15 Mar 2015 
    Family ID  F1830  Group Sheet

    Family 2  WHEELER, Miriam 
    Married  6 Apr 1793  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    >01. MERRIAM, Ebenezer,   b. 20 Jun 1794, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1864
     02. MERRIAM, Daniel,   b. 17 Feb 1796, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1818, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >03. MERRIAM, Francis Wheeler,   b. 3 Feb 1799, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1856
    Last Modified  6 Dec 2014 
    Family ID  F3094  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1754 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Concord - Meriam's Corner, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Feb 1777 - Sutton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Apr 1793 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Oct 1804 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravestone: MERRIAM, John, d 15 Oct 1804; MERRIAM, Daniel, d 4 Feb 1818
    Gravestone: MERRIAM, John, d 15 Oct 1804; MERRIAM, Daniel, d 4 Feb 1818
    In the Old Hill Burying Ground, Concord, MA

  • 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 75, 103 (112). (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S511] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Concord (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S142] WEBSITE: FIND A GRAVE, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=meriam&GSfn=john&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=21&GScnty=1181&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=39863701&df=all& (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S893] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Sutton , (http://ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Worcester/Sutton/Images/Sutton), http://ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Worcester/Sutton/Images/Sutton_M314.shtml (Reliability: 2).