Bryant Merriman

Male 1818 - 1893  (75 years)


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  • Name Bryant Merriman 
    Born 13 Apr 1818  (Bledsoe County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census Name Bryant Merryman  [3
    Died 5 May 1893  Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Bethlehem Cemetery, Hagerstown, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I43411  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2016 

    Father Elisha Merriman,   b. 0___ 1795, (Granville County, North Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1851, (Fayette County) Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Mother Jane Scribner,   b. 0___ 1804, (North Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1851, (Fayette County) Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Family ID F15320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Charles Merriman,   b. 0___ 1780, Granville County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1863, Ramsey, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Betsy Cook,   b. (Bledsoe County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 0___ 1810  Bledsoe County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1850  Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F16758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Elam,   b. 0___ 1822, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1873  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1839  Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1850  Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1870  (Fayette County) Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth J(ane) Merriman,   b. 0___ 1844, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Susan S. Merriman,   b. 0___ 1848, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James E. Merriman,   b. 0___ 1852, (Fayette County) Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. William R(iley) Merriman,   b. 0___ 1859, (Fayette County) Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2022 
    Family ID F15749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Apr 1818 - (Bledsoe County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jul 1839 - Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1850 - Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1870 - (Fayette County) Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1893 - Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethlehem Cemetery, Hagerstown, Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Bryant is cited as son of Charles and Betsy Cook Merriman. I don't know which is correct as both "Bryants" are born in Tennessee, 1818, and end up in Fayette County, Illinois...DAH [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S7306] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.

    2. [S7307] "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M67T-WBP : acc.

    3. [S7308] "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M85P-PQF : acc.

    4. [S6195] "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:STL6-6WV : accessed 2015-04-24.

    5. [S9511] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.