Samuel Merrill[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1783 - 1878  (95 years)


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  • Name Samuel Merrill 
    Born 24 Sep 1783  Londoner, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 3 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1849  Mill Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1839/1850  Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 28 Sep 1878  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 3 Mar 1969  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I7167  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Jared Merrill 
    Mother Abigail Phelps 
    Sealed P (LDS) 28 Feb 1991  BOISE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5665  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Phoebe Odell,   b. 22 Apr 1787, Cambridge, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1862, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1802  Whitestown, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 27 Mar 1935  ARIZO Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Emily Phelps Merrill,   b. 2 Feb 1804, Smithfield, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Justin Jared Merrill,   b. 18 Feb 1806, Byron, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1887, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Philemon C. Merrill,   b. 16 Mar 1810,   d. 1812, Smithfield, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Samuel Beemus Merrill,   b. 4 Jan 1812, Smithfield, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1891, Mapleton, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Polly Matilda Merrill,   b. 15 Oct 1816, Smithfield, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1891, Vernal, Uintah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Philemon Christensen Merrill,   b. 12 Nov 1820, Byron, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1904, Safford, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Alvina Marie Merrill,   b. 25 Jul 1826, Byron, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1914, Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Family ID F5569  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna Fredriksen 
    Family ID F5663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Brita Jonsson 
    Family ID F5664  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1850 - Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Sep 1878 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T6 R7, Sec 27, NE/4 of the W/2, 80 Acres

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 284
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 30, pp 784- 8
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 4, pp 2458 -59

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, pp 72, 1035

      BIRTHPLACE VARIANT: Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut

      BIRTH: VARIANT DATE: 1785

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "63 years old, counselor to Branch President, removed to the Valley"

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 4, pp 2458 -59.

    2. [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 784- 8.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 284.

    4. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , pp 72, 1035.

    5. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    6. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    7. [S7303] .

    8. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

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