Erland Green MERRILL

Male 1883 - 1960  (77 years)


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  • Name Erland Green MERRILL 
    Born 17 Jan 1883  Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The birth record of Erland Green Merrill cites birth 17 January 1883, son of Jacob, occupation Com'l Trave., and Carrie (Hammond), both born New Gloucester, Maine. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Nov 1960  Lake Worth, Tarrant County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Erland Green Merrill cites age 77 years 11 months 2 days, died Lake Worth, Tarrant County, Texas 19 November 1960, married, occupation Surveyor, born Massachusetts 17 January 1883, son of Joshua Merrill and unknown mother. Cause of death is myocardial infarct, arteriosclerosis, recent light lt. sided stroke. Informant is Bessie B. Merrill. Burial Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Ft. Worth, Texas. [2]
    Buried Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134990  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2018 

    Father Jacob MERRILL,   b. Mar 1848, New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Carrie HAMMOND,   b. Jul 1850, New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married Aft 23 Apr 1869  New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • The marriage record of Jacob Merrill and Carrie Hammond cites the groom's residence New Gloucester, the bride's Lewiston, and date of intention. [3]
    Notes 
    • 1870 census of New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 22 July 1870:

      - Merrill, John T., age 55, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,500, personal property $800, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Sybil, age 50, occupation Keeping House, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Jacob, age 22, occupation Shoemaker, personal property value $200, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Carrie, age 19, born Maine.

    • 1880 census of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, enumerated 16 June 1880:

      - Merrill, Jacob, age 32, occupation is illegible, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Merrill, Carrie H., age 29, wife, occupation Keeping House, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Merrill, Merten, age 8, son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Hamond, Eliza, age 17? 97?, boarder, widowed, occupation Works in S. Shop, born Maine, both parents born Maine.

    • 1900 census of Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 21 June 1900:

      - Merrill, Jacob, age 52, married 29 years, born March 1848 in Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Grocer.
      - Merrill, Carrie, age 49, wife, married 29 years, mother of 2 children, 2 children still living, born July 1850 in Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Merrill, Meldon A., age 28, son, single, born April 1872 in Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Clerk, Boot & Shoe.
      - Merrill, Erland G., age 17, son, born January 1883 in Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Student.
      - Hammond, Sarah J., age 69, mother, widowed, mother of 3 children, 3 children still living, born June 1830 in Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Corbett, Bridget, age 18, servant, single, born December 1881 in Ireland, both parents born Ireland, occupation Servant.
      - Corbett, Julia, age 15, servant, born July 1884 in Ireland, both parents born Ireland, occupation Servant.

    • 1910 census of Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 16 April 1910:

      - Merrell, Jacob, age 62, married 40 years, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Manager, Hotel.
      - Merrell, Carrie H., age 59, wife, married 40 years, mother of 2 children, 1 child still living, born Maine, both parents born Maine.

    • 1920 census of Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 5 January 1920:

      - Merrill, Jacob, age 71, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation None.
      - Merrill, Carry H., age 69, born Maine, both parents born Maine.

    Family ID F44369  Group Sheet

    Family Bessie Blanche WOODWORTH,   b. 9 Apr 1881, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1967  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1922  Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Erland is single in 1920 census of Newton, Massachusetts

    • 1940 census of Tarrant County, Texas, enumerated 1 May 1940:

      - Merrill, Erland L., age 57, owns the home, home value $800, completed 2 years of college, born Massachusetts, lived in same house on 1 April 1935, occupation Carpenter, County Bridge Project.
      - Merrill, Bessie M., age 58, wife, completed 7 years of education, born Nova Scotia, lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Last Modified 16 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F44370  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jan 1883 - Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Nov 1922 - Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982.

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1922.

    4. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Index, 1670-1921.