Charles Merriman

Male 1780 - 1863  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name Charles Merriman 
    Born 0___ 1780  Granville County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 0___ 1812  Bledsoe County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 10 Jun 1863  Ramsey, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I45838  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2016 

    Father Charles Merriman,   b. 27 May 1733, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1789  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Millicent Butters,   d. 0___ 1789 
    Married Y  [2
    Family ID F16759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  [2
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1850  Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. John Morgan Merriman,   b. 0___ 1810, (Bledsoe County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1848  (Age ~ 38 years)
     2. Andrew Jackson Merriman,   b. 0___ 1816, (Bledsoe County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Bryant Merriman,   b. 13 Apr 1818, (Bledsoe County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1893, Fayette County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F16758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 0___ 1780 - Granville County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 0___ 1810 - Bledsoe County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 0___ 1812 - Bledsoe County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1850 - Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jun 1863 - Ramsey, Fayette County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Could Charles be a brother to my DeMarcus "Mark" Merriman, http://thehennesseefamily.com/getperson.php?personID=I6812&tree=hennessee,? DAH

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    • PETITIONS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF TENNESSEE

      Abstracted from Tennessee State Library and Archives Microfilm

      Legislative Petitions 1812-1813, Roll No. 4

      (Continued from Fall issue)

      159

      61-2-1812

      "Whereas the Warlike & gloomy attitude of the present crlsls, very clearly indicates that a considerable number of the Militia of Said State, will inevitably be called out in defense of their Country - And, inasmuch as there hath been Writs of Ejectments Served on a large number of the inhabitants of the County of Bledsoe (and it is highly probably that a considerable number more will Shortly Share the Same fate) in consequence of their Land Claims - Now Should these Suits terminate in favor of the Plaintiffs, in the absence of the Defendants (they being in the Service of their Country) and their families be dispossessed, would consequently Subject them to very serious inconveniences . "

      Therefore the citizens of Bledsoe County petition to suspend the operation of the land Law "during the continuation of the present war between the United States of America and ~reat Britain... "

      Signers:

      *

      Charles Merriman

      end of petition [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S9507] http://www.tngs.org/ansearchin/pdf/1988-4.pdf, "PETITIONS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF TENNESSEE 1812-1813", retrieved Jul.

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