Samuel Merriman

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

The Life Summary 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 4 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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Samuel Merriman
Maria Bick
Marriage: 17 November 1817
Henry Merriman
Anne Merriman
Alice Merriman
Samuel Merriman
Caroline Merriman
Harriet Merriman

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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.
Age 21
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
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.

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Sources (12)

  • Samuel Merryman, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Samuel Merriman, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Samuel Merriman in entry for Jane Merriman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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