Posted By:joseph merritt
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Subject:Re: Geneology Lookups/Cemetery Pictures--Nelson County KY
Post Date:July 06, 2004 at 12:51:16
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ky/nelson/messages/613.html
Forum:Nelson County, KY Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ky/nelson/

Hi Margaret:
my great grandfather nathaniel merritt was ( i believe) born in nelson county. I have a news paper article written ablut 1864 about my grandfather that said his father was born in nelson co. and his father was one of three brothers who came to the usa in the 1700's from scottland. Nathaniel was born about 1800-1810 his father about 1740's. nathaniel moved to the union co. area and married harriet bivens in union co. the settled in meade co where the lived until they died. i am looking for 3 things
1.nathaniel birth cert.
2.his father's name.
3. his grandfather an his brother's names.
thank you for any information you have on these guys.
J Merritt