Posted By:Eugene Downes
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Subject:Merritt's of Chickasaw County
Post Date:June 29, 2001 at 10:27:16
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ia/chickasaw/messages/51.html
Forum:Chickasaw County, IA Genealogy Forum
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I am looking for information on Truman D. Merritt and Maria Shattuck 1800-1875. They were early settlers that had the distinction of being the first family to come to Chickasaw County with the intention of remaining..1848. Their daughter, Almira Merritt was the first white child to be born in Chichasaw County 1850. The names of their children are:
Elizabeth A. Merritt
Truman Henry Merritt
Tanner Merritt
Sarah E. Merritt
Michael S. Merritt (my greatgrandfather)
James D. Merritt
Ebenzer Merritt
Almira Merritt
Julia Etta Merritt
Isaac Merritt