Roger Brooke Taney Merryman

Brief Life History of Roger Brooke Taney

When Roger Brooke Taney Merryman was born on 5 December 1864, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, John Henry Merryman, was 40 and his mother, Ann Louisa Gittings, was 39. He died on 5 July 1865, in his hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Sherwood Episcopal Church Cemetery, Cockeysville, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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John Henry Merryman
Ann Louisa Gittings
Ann Gott Merryman
Elizabeth Merryman
Nicholas Bosley Merryman
John Merryman
David Buchanan Merryman
Elijah Gittings Merryman
William Duvall Merryman
Louisa Gittings Merryman
Roger Brooke Taney Merryman
James McKenney Merryman
Laura Fendall Merryman

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  • Roger Brooke Taney Merryman, "Find A Grave Index"

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Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

1865 · The Assassination of a President

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

Name Meaning

English: variant of Merriman .

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

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