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MERRIAM, Samuel

Male 1785 - 1867  (81 years)


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  • Name MERRIAM, Samuel   [1
    Born 1 Apr 1785  Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Pittsburg, , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pope states that Samuel "Removed to Pittsburg, Vt"; however, there never has been a Pittsburg in Vermont. There is a Pittsford, Vermont; located a few miles north of Rutland, Vermont. Samuel is documented to have resided in Rutland for many years. Although no positive proof has been located, one could conclude that the place Samuel originally "Removed to" was likely Pittsford. Richard Merriam, MFT
    Residence 1850  Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Miller  [2, 3
    • "SAMUEL MERRIAM was an early settler and a miller at the North Mills, or "Merriam's Mills", as they were called; he operated the mills and also had charge of BARRETT'S distillery at that point; he lived on Cottage Street and died there in 1867"
    Died 31 Mar 1867  Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried West Street Cemetery, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I5424  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 

    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  [6
    Family ID F1830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 FRENCH, Ruth,   b. 12 Jun 1785, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1847, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Children 
     1. MERRIAM, Mary
    +2. MERRIAM, Adeline Augusta,   b. Abt 1808, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1865, Lowell, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     3. MERRIAM, Martha,   b. 19 Feb 1810, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1859, Lowell, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +4. MERRIAM, John Putnam,   b. Abt 1811, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1887, Providence, Providence Co, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +5. MERRIAM, Arabella,   b. 20 Mar 1820, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1876, Lowell, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    +6. MERRIAM, Elizabeth J,   b. Apr 1824, Pittsford, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1885, Lowell, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F4011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 BARRETT, Mary,   b. 1800, Clarendon, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1872, Clarendon, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Bef 1850  , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F10127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Apr 1785 - Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Pittsburg, , Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Bef 1850 - , , Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1867 - Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - West Street Cemetery, Rutland, Rutland Co, Vermont, 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 103, 166 (253). (Reliability: 3).

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

    3. [S551] HISTORY: Town of Rutland, Vermont, United States - Early Settlements-Part II, (www.rootsweb.ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S2] DEATH Record: Vermont, USA, (www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=meriam&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=49&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=58336477&df=all& (Reliability: 2).

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