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MERRIAM, Betsey

Female 1791 - 1838  (47 years)


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  • Name MERRIAM, Betsey   [1, 2, 3
    Born 18 Apr 1791  Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Jul 1838  Millbury, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Alt. Death 1851  Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Pope had this date 
    Buried Old Oak Street Burial Grounds, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I8791  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2021 

    Father MERIAM, Timothy,   b. 20 Dec 1746, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1829, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother PUTNAM, Sarah,   b. 14 Aug 1753, Sutton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1835, Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1775  Sutton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F1829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MERRIAM, Tarrant Putnam Sr,   b. 30 Apr 1782, Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1864, Chelmsford, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 3 July1826  Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 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 - 18 Apr 1791 - Grafton, Worcester 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 - 8 Jul 1838 - Millbury, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - Pope had this date - 1851 - Grafton, Worcester Co, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Oak Street Burial Grounds, Grafton, Worcester 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 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), page 103 (111). (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S414] HISTORY: Massachusetts, USA - Grafton, Worcester County, Frederick Clifton Pierce, (Published by the author), Page 534 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S930] VITAL Record: Massachusetts, USA - Grafton, (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_D353.shtml (Reliability: 2).
      Actual text:"MERRIAM Betsy w. of Tarrant P, (daughter od Timothy and Sarah MERRIAM)July 8 1838, a 47 in Millbury"

    6. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), Page 103 (111) (Reliability: 2).
      Actual Text: "D. in Grafton in 1851

    7. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=merriam&GSfn=betsey&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=21&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=27560055&df=all& (Reliability: 2).

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