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MERIAM, Stedman Grosvenor

Male 1814 - Aft 1900


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  • Name  MERIAM, Stedman Grosvenor  [1
    Born  Mar 1814  , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened  31 Jul 1814  Burlington, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Also Known As  MERRIAM, Stedman  [4
    Occupation  1845-1848  Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Postmaster 
    Residence  31 Aug 1850  Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence  1860  Fredericksburg, Chickasaw Co, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation  1864-1865  Fredericksburg, Chickasaw Co, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    JUDGE -"During the war we had no use for Justices. Judge S. G. Merrian was often referred to in cases that would come into their jurisdiction." 
    Residence  1866  Milford, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Mentioned in a short biography of son, George A MERRIAM.
    Residence  1880  Seward, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence  5 Jun 1900  Seward, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  Aft 5 Jun 1900  [2
    Person ID  I61481  SEQUOIA | Branch - MERIAM, Isaac - 1772
    Last Modified  11 Sep 2017 

    Father  MERIAM, Isaac,   b. About 1772, , , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1851 
    Mother  GROSVENOR, Olive,   b. 2 Nov 1778, Pomfret, Windham Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1855, Malone, Franklin Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Fact  5 May 1798  Greenfield, Franklin Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Intent to marry filed there 
    Married  7 Oct 1798  Cheshire, Berkshire Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F10389  Group Sheet

    Family 1  MORTON, Harriet Newel,   b. 22 Dec 1814,   d. 12 Jan 1848, Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Oct 1837  Randolph, Orange Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
    >01. MERIAM, Dudley C,   b. May 1839, Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 May 1905, , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     02. MERIAM, Edwin R,   b. 1841, Burlington, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1913, Colton, San Bernardino Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     03. MERIAM, Harriet O,   b. 1843, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2013 
    Family ID  F10394  Group Sheet

    Family 2  PACKARD, Lucretia P,   b. 8 Nov 1824, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1899, Milford, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Between 12 Jan 1848 and 31 Aug 1850  , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • First wife died 12 Jan 1848
    Children 
    >01. MERRIAM, George A,   b. 12 Nov 1850, Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1920, Seward, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    >02. MERRIAM, Mary E,   b. 1859, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 3 Apr 1930
    >03. MERRIAM, John W,   b. Nov 1864, , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 19 Apr 1940
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2013 
    Family ID  F10399  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Mar 1814 - , , Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 31 Jul 1814 - Burlington, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Oct 1837 - Randolph, Orange Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster - 1845-1848 - Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between 12 Jan 1848 and 31 Aug 1850 - , , Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Aug 1850 - Westford, Chittenden Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Fredericksburg, Chickasaw Co, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - JUDGE -"During the war we had no use for Justices. Judge S. G. Merrian was often referred to in cases that would come into their jurisdiction." - 1864-1865 - Fredericksburg, Chickasaw Co, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1866 - Milford, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Seward, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Jun 1900 - Seward, Seward Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    IOWA: Biographical sketch of Stedman Grosvenor Meriam
    IOWA: Biographical sketch of Stedman Grosvenor Meriam
    From the History of Fredericksburg and Vicinity by William S Pitts.

  • Sources 
    1. [S510] 1840 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S476] 1900 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M313-MT2 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S629] BAPTISMAL Record: Vermont, USA - First Church of Burlington 1811-1820, The Genealogical Quarterly Magazine, Vol. II, Eben Putnam, 1901, (http://www.pa-roots.org/data/read.php?3324.782620 ) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S320] 1880 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S630] HISTORY: Vermont, USA - Town of Westford, (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~Vermont/ChittendenWestford.html) (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S529] 1850 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S333] 1860 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S631] HISTORY: Iowa, USA - History of Fredericksburg, W. S. Pitts, (http://iagenweb.org/chickasaw/history/pitts_fredericksburg.pdf), Page 213 Justices of Peace (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S625] HISTORY: Nebraska, USA - Seward County, (http://archive.org/details/historyofsewardc01coxw), https://archive.org/stream/historyofsewardc01coxw#page/113/mode/1up/search/merriam (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S257] MARRIAGE Record: Vermont, USA , (www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 2).