Posted By:Greg Hunter
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Subject:Merrill Family of Jefferson Co, NY
Post Date:February 10, 2001 at 19:23:23
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Merrill Family of Jefferson Co, NY

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Searching for Merrill family and my James Merrill's parents from northern NY.

MERRILL, SHURTLEFF, BLEVINS, HUNTER

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1. James MERRILL. Born on 15 February 1805 in Town of LeRay. James died in Alexandria Bay, NY on 29 October 1885; he was 80. Buried in Walton Street Cemetery, Alexandria Bay.

On 28 July 1830 when James was 25, he married Sophia SHURTLEFF, daughter of Abiel SHURTLEFF & Catharine Churchill, in Philadelphia, NY. Born on 18 September 1810 in LeRay, Jefferson County, NY. Sophia died in Alexandria Bay, NY on 9 October 1891; she was 81.

They had the following children:
       2       i.       Jerome (1832-1845)
       3       ii.       Ann Eliza (1834-)
       4       iii.       Catherine (1835-)
       5       iv.       Jane N. (1836-1913) married William Blevins and daughter Ida May married Alvaro Hunter.
       6       v.       Hannah E. (1838-)
       7       vi.       Melvin (1840-1845)
       8       vii.       James M. (1840-1845)
       9       viii.       Mary A. (1841-1847)
       10       ix.       John (1843-1847)
       11       x.       Harriet (1844-1847)
       12       xi.       Sarah (1846-1936)
       13       xii.       William J. (1848-1876)
       14       xiii.       Mary E. (1849-1883)
       15       xiv.       Alice S. (1852-)