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MERRIAM, Ela

MERRIAM, Ela

Male 1794 - 1873  (79 years)

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  • Name MERRIAM, Ela   [1
    Born 25 Sep 1794  Meriden, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service General in Militia 
    Residence Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Businessman 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Occupation Between 1824 and 1850 
    Partner in stage-coach company which carried mail from Utica to Sacketts Harbour. 
    Died 11 Nov 1873  Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Locust Grove Cemetery, Port Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • See narrative in the Pope book regarding extra information about Ela Merriam (309), page 186.
    Person ID I5467  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2021 

    Father MERRIAM, Nathaniel,   b. 3 Jun 1769, Wallingford, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1847  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother CURTIS, Eunice,   b. 13 Jan 1768, Wallingford, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1822, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1792 
    Family ID F3900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SHELDON, Lydia,   b. 18 Aug 1800, Remsen, Oneida Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1886  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1819  Wallingford, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. MERRIAM, Ela Nathaniel,   b. 14 May 1822, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1893, Ogdensburg, St Lawrence Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. MERRIAM, Clinton Levi,   b. 25 Mar 1824, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1900, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. MERRIAM, Helen Mary,   b. 7 Jun 1825, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1897, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +4. MERRIAM, William Wallace,   b. 10 May 1827, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1912, San Diego, San Diego Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +5. MERRIAM, James Sheldon,   b. 29 May 1829, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1908, New York City, New York Co(Manhattan), New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. MERRIAM, Jane Eliza,   b. 29 Aug 1831, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1850  (Age 18 years)
    +7. MERRIAM, Harriet Cornelia,   b. 29 Apr 1833, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1886  (Age 53 years)
    +8. MERRIAM, Gustavus French,   b. 17 Oct 1835, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1914, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     9. MERRIAM, Amanda Lydia,   b. 4 Dec 1837, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1840  (Age 2 years)
     10. MERRIAM, Name ? (Child Of Ela - Twin #01),   b. Nov 1839, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1839, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     11. MERRIAM, Name ? (Child Of Ela - Twin #02),   b. Nov 1839, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1839, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +12. MERRIAM, Charles Martin,   b. 16 May 1841, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911  (Age 69 years)
     13. MERRIAM, Augustus Chapman,   b. 30 May 1843, Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1895, Athens, , , Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F3822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Sep 1794 - Meriden, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Sep 1819 - Wallingford, New Haven Co, Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1873 - Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Locust Grove Cemetery, Port Leyden, Lewis Co, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Photo: MERRIAM, Ela, b 25 Sep 1794
    Photo: MERRIAM, Ela, b 25 Sep 1794
    General Ela 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 116, 186 (309). (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=merriam&GSfn=ela&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=77708937&df=all& (Reliability: 2).