Lynn Earl Merrifield

5 August 1899–30 October 1954 (Age 55)
Mount Moriah, Harrison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lynn Earl

When Lynn Earl Merrifield was born on 5 August 1899, in Mount Moriah, Harrison, Missouri, United States, his father, Thomas Benton Merrifield, was 27 and his mother, Laura Ellen Wright, was 25. He married Myrtle Lenora Isakson on 7 October 1923, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Stillwater, Montana, United States for about 5 years and School District 6 Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 30 October 1954, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Bonners Ferry, Boundary, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lynn Earl Merrifield
Myrtle Lenora Isakson
Marriage: 7 October 1923
Anna Leona Merrifield
Earl Mertin ( Bud) Merrifield
Raymond Willard Merrifield
Elsie Jean Merrifield
Betty Irene Merrifield
Russell Allen Merrifield
Ellis Dean Merrifield
Elden Lee Merrifield
Alvin Roy Merrifield

Spouse and Children

7 October 1923
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States



    Earl Mertin ( Bud) Merrifield


    Raymond Willard Merrifield



    Betty Irene Merrifield


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 14

Historical Boundaries - 1913: Stillwater, Montana, United States
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, such as Merryfield in Devon and Cornwall or Mirfield in West Yorkshire, all named with the Old English elements myrige ‘pleasant’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’ ( see Field ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Earl Merrifield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl Merrifield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lynn E Merrifield in household of Tomas B Merrifield, "United States Census, 1910"

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