Jesse Earl Merrill

25 December 1921–18 February 1955 (Age 33)
Thetford Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Jesse Earl

When Jesse Earl Merrill was born on 25 December 1921, in Thetford Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States, his father, Glen Orville Merrill, was 19 and his mother, Luella May Sedlow, was 16. He died on 18 February 1955, in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 33.

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Glen Orville Merrill
Luella May Sedlow
Jesse Earl Merrill
Jesse Merrill
Glen Robert Merrill
Joyce May Merrill

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 10

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several minor places named with the Old English elements myrige ‘pleasant’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jesse E Merrill in household of Glen O Merrill, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jesse Merrils in household of Glenn Merrils, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jesse Earl Merrill - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Jesse Earl Merrill

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