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MERRIAM, Nathan

Male 1849 - 1918  (68 years)


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  • Name MERRIAM, Nathan   [1
    Born 24 Nov 1849  Merrimack, Hillsborough Co, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1 Apr 1900  Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 28 Apr 1918  , , Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • "He fitted for colledge at Pinkerton Academy, Derry, N.H., took one year at Dartmouth (1868-9), but was obliged to leave on account of ill health. Was a druggist's clerk at Washington D.C., and Boston, Mass.; went into the produce business in Chicago, Ill., in 1871; in grain trade at North Bend, Neb. 1873-6; then went to Omaha, Neb. There he formed a partnership with P.C. Himebaugh and built a terminal elevator, building a line of forty-five country elevators as feeders. He sold in1893, and resided in Chicago, Ill., two years being a member of the Board of Trade and an exporter of Grain. Returning to Omaha, Neb., he resumed the grain business, buying one, and building another elevator.
      Is president of the Merriam and Holmquist Company, a director in the Grain Exchange, which he helped to establish. He and his wife are members of the first Presbyterian Church.
    Person ID I5728  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2021 

    Father MERRIAM, Doctor Marshall,   b. 28 Mar 1801, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1887, Derry, Rockingham Co, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother SHOOK, Sarah,   b. Abt 1817, , , Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1861, Reeds Ferry, Hillsborough Co, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married Bef 1838 
    Family ID F4024  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GALE, Alice Theodora,   b. 15 May 1855, , , Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1932, , San Diego Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1875  North Bend, Dodge Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. MERRIAM, Mildred Elsie,   b. 5 Jun 1883, , , Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1957, , Santa Clara Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. MERRIAM, Nathalie,   b. 24 Dec 1886, Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1979, , San Diego Co, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F5205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1849 - Merrimack, Hillsborough Co, New Hampshire, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBiography - - Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1875 - North Bend, Dodge Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1900 - Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Apr 1918 - , , Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska, 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 172, 296 (591). (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S249] WEBSITE: Miscellaneous, https://archive.org/stream/omahagatecitydou02wake#page/752/mode/2up (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S476] 1900 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3YR-K1H (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70575927 (Reliability: 2).