Samuel Merriman

1794–before 5 April 1877 (Age 83)
Maisemore, Gloucestershire, England

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Merriman was born in 1794, in Maisemore, Gloucestershire, England, his father, Anthony Merriman, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Biscoe, was 24. He married Maria Bick on 17 November 1817, in Hartpury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died before 5 April 1877, in Hartpury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hartpury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Merriman
1794–1877
Maria Bick
1793–1834
Marriage: 17 November 1817
Henry Merriman
1819–1895
Anne Merriman
1826–
Samuel Merriman
1828–1828
Caroline Merriman
1829–1829
Harriet Merriman
1830–1906

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1817
Hartpury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Anthony Merriman

    Male1757–1797Male

    Elizabeth Biscoe

    Female1770–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1794–1877Male

    James Merriman

    Male1795–Male

    Nancy Merriman

    Female1797–Female

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 7

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 21

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 29

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname, an elaborated form of Merry 1.2 Irish: Anglicized form of an unidentified Gaelic name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Merriman in entry for Caroline Merriman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Samuel Merriman in entry for Caroline Merriman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Samuel Merriman in entry for Jane Merriman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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