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MERRIAM, Major General Henry Clay

MERRIAM, Major General Henry Clay

Male 1837 - 1912

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  • Name  MERRIAM, Major General Henry Clay   [1
    Prefix  Major General 
    Born  13 Nov 1837  Houlton, Aroostook Co, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Accomplishments  INVENTOR
    Merriam Infantry Pack 
    Military Service  MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT 
    Military Service  UNITED STATES ARMY
    Major General
    See WikiPedia link for more information:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_C._Merriam 
    Died  18 Nov 1912  Portland, Cumberland Co, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried  Arlington, Arlington Co, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Arlington National Cemetery, Section B, Site 114
    Person ID  I5935  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified  15 Apr 2019 

    Father  MERRIAM, Lewis,   b. 4 Jun 1805, New Salem, Franklin Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1889, Spokane, Spokane Co, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  FOSS, Mary Ann,   b. 29 Mar 1813, Oromocto, Sunbury Co, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1880, Houlton, Aroostook Co, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  22 Feb 1834  Houlton, Aroostook Co, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F4191  Group Sheet

    Family 1  GETCHELL, Lucy Jane,   b. Abt 1846, , , Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1870, , , Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Jan 1866  [6
    Children 
     01. MERRIAM, Mamie Eugenie,   b. Mar 1868, Fort Bayard, Grant Co, New Mexico, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1870, , , Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID  F2140  Group Sheet

    Family 2  MACPHERSON-MACNEIL, Una,   b. 29 Sep 1848, Kingston, , , Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1938, New York City, , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1874 
    Children 
    >01. MERRIAM, Carrie Augusta,   b. 2 Aug 1875, Fort Brown, Cameron Co, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1965
    >02. MERRIAM, Henry Macpherson,   b. 12 Oct 1877, Houlton, Aroostook Co, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1942, Port Townsend, Jefferson Co, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     03. MERRIAM, Cyrus Lincoln,   b. 16 Dec 1879, Vancouver, Clark Co, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1966, Brattleboro, Windham Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >04. MERRIAM, Charles Bailey,   b. 27 Aug 1885, Fort Spokane, Lincoln Co, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1946, New York City, Borough of Manhattan, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     05. MERRIAM, Katherine Maude,   b. 29 Apr 1888, Fort Laramie, Goshen Co, Wyoming, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1963, Brattleboro, Windham Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID  F2093  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Nov 1837 - Houlton, Aroostook Co, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Nov 1912 - Portland, Cumberland Co, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Arlington, Arlington Co, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Photo: MERRIAM, Henry Clay, b 13 Nov 1837
    Photo: MERRIAM, Henry Clay, b 13 Nov 1837
    Major General Henry Clay Merriam

  • 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 241, 373 (852). (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S348] HISTORY: Maine, USA - Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, https://archive.org/stream/genealogicalfami00litt#page/188/mode/1up (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S349] WEBSITE: US Department of Veterans Affairs.

    4. [S1007] OBITUARY: Utah, USA, (www.familysearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVSF-T3FM (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S142] WEBSITE: FIND A GRAVE, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=merriam&GSfn=henry&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=7878557&df=all& (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986).