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MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Sr

Male 1782 - 1864  (82 years)


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  • Name MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam   [1
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 30 Apr 1782  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died 11 Nov 1864  Chelmsford, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5423  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2018 

    Father MERRIAM, John,   b. 12 Jan 1754, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1804, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother PUTNAM, Martha,   b. Abt 1755,   d. 27 Jan 1789, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1777  Sutton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F1830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 COOKE, Sarah,   d. 22 Nov 1820, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Apr 1805 
    Alt. Marriage 12 Feb 1806  Cambridge, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Intention 
    Children 
    +1. MERRIAM, Horatio Cooke,   b. 26 Aug 1806, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1872, Tewksbury, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +2. MERRIAM, John Henry,   b. 6 May 1808, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1885, New York City, New York Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Jr,   b. 6 Nov 1810, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1884, Providence, Providence Co, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. MERRIAM, Harrison Gray Otis,   b. 7 Oct 1812, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1867, Dracut, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. MERRIAM, Sarah Cooke,   b. 10 Sep 1816, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1817, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +6. MERRIAM, Abiel Hayward,   b. 9 Aug 1817, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849  (Age 31 years)
     7. MERRIAM, Sarah Cooke,   b. 14 Apr 1819, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F1916  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 HOAR, Mary,   b. Abt 1781,   d. 13 Jul 1824, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1824  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F3097  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 MERRIAM, Betsey,   b. 18 Apr 1791, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1838, Millbury, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 3 July1826  Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Tarrant Putnam Merriam Sr married his third wife, Betsey Merriam, son of Timothy Merriam (person # 111 in Pope book) of Grafton, MA. Tarrant and Betsey were second cousins who shared the same great grandfather, Joseph Merriam. There is a neat feature to determine relationships. Click on the relationship tag and input the ID# of the persons, if known, or search for them by name. --Jerry Boor, Web Technician
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F3093  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Apr 1782 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Marriage - Intention - 12 Feb 1806 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Apr 1824 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 July1826 - Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1864 - Chelmsford, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    MASSACHUSETTS - Court Case: MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Sr, b 30 Apr 1782
    MASSACHUSETTS - Court Case: MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Sr, b 30 Apr 1782
    Summary of Commonwealth v. Tarrant P. Merriam in the case of his trial for adultery, heard before the court in October, 1833. From reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, by Octavius Pickering, Vol. XIV, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, published in 1853.

  • 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 103, 166 (252) (Reliability: 3).

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

    3. [S781] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Cambridge, (http://ma-vitalrecords.org/) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S511] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Concord , (http://ma-vitalrecords.org) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S930] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Grafton, (http://ma-vitalrecords.org), http://ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Worcester/Grafton/Images/Grafton_M251.shtml (Reliability: 2).