Abraham Mercer

MaleApril 1761–1761

Brief Life History of Abraham

When Abraham Mercer was born in April 1761, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Morris, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Shaw, was 34. He died in 1761, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Morris
1725–
Sarah Shaw
1726–
Grace Morris
1750–
John Merser
1751–
Thomas Morris
1753–1846
Thomas Mercer
1756–
Giles Mercer
1759–
Abraham Mercer
1761–1761
Jane Morris
1762–
James Morris
1765–
Samuel Mercer
1770–

Sources (2)

  • Abraham Morris, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Abraham Morris, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Siblings (9)

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Name Meaning

English and Catalan: occupational name for a merchant, from Old French mercier, merchier (see Mercier ). In Middle English the term was applied particularly to someone who dealt in textiles, especially the more costly and luxurious fabrics such as silks, satin, and velvet.

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

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