2 March 1806–4 February 1903 (Age 96)
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
When Merrit Barnes Grilley was born on 2 March 1806, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, David Strickland Grilley, was 23 and his mother, Pollyanna Mary Barnes, was 23. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Clarissa Goodspeed. He lived in Saint Charles, Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Concordia, Cloud, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 4 February 1903, in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Lee Mission Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States.
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