Edwin Parker Merriam[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1803 - 1842  (39 years)


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  • Name Edwin Parker Merriam 
    Born 12 May 1803  New Hartford, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Sep 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Endowed (LDS) 4 Dec 1931  MANTI Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Baptized (LDS) 8 Jun 1977  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I11622  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Elijah Merriam,   b. 1777, Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1840, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Sally Parker,   b. 1781,   d. 8 Oct 1841, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Sealed P (LDS) 11 Mar 1989  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8329  Group Sheet

    Family Hannah Blakesley Finch,   b. 12 Mar 1811, Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1874, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1831 
    Sealed S (LDS) 14 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George F. Merriam,   b. 1832,   d. 27 Aug 1842  (Age 10 years)
    Family ID F8330  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 30, pp 710-11
      High Priest Record , p 91
      Nauvoo Legion, p 8
      Nauvoo Death Record, p 23

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      KIRTLAND 1830

      BURIAL: Blk 7 Lot EMP stone

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), 1830.

    2. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record , p 91.

    3. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University), , p 8.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 30, pp 710-11.

    5. [S145] LDS - Nauvoo Death Records, , p 23.

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    7. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    8. [S21] LDS - List of Known Dead Buried in Old Nauvoo Burial Ground.