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Hubert Spencer Merrell
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1858
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1911
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

HUBERT SPENCER MERRELL Sr., born; 15 April 1858, St. Louis Missouri, died: 29 November 1911, St. Louis Missouri, buried, Bellefontaine Cemetery, son of JACOB SPENSER MERRELL and KATE KELLOG, MERRELL, married: 26 August 1881, St. Clair County Illinois, GEORGINA CRENSHAW, born: 24 March 1863, Sangamon County Illinois, died: 29 September 1948, St. Louis Missouri, buried: Bellefontaine Cemetery Missouri, daughter of: WILLIAM ROBERT CRENSHAW and LAURA ANN LEIGH, Children; HATTIE MERRELL, HUBERT SPENCER MERRELL Jr.

Source; 1900 Census, 6 June, City of St.Louis Ward 36, Independent City, St. Louis County Missouri family # 10366321

MERRELL, Hubert S., head,a ge 42, born April 1858, married 18 yrs., born Missouri, Parents born Ney York, occupation; Drug wholesaler
MERRELL, Georgina C., wife, age 37, born March 1863, 2 children born tothis mother, 2 children living, born Illinois, parents born Illinois
MERRELL, Hattie, daughter, age 17, born January 1883, MERRELL, Hubert S. Jr., son, age 14, born September 1885 Illinois, At School

Source; World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

Name: Hubert Spencer Merrell Jr.
5146 Vernon Avenue
City: St Louis
County: St Louis (Independent City)
State: Missouri
Birth Date: 28 Sep 1885
Race: White
Roll: 1683858
DraftBoard: 25
J.S. Merrell Drug Company
St.Louis Missouri
Nearest Relative:Wife, Madge K. Merrell
5146 Vernon Ave
Height: Tall/Build:Medium
Color of Eyes;Blue/Hair:Dark Brown
12 September 1918

Source; Missouri State Board of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics,Certificate of Death Reg. #791, File # 42669 Reg. # 10546 Dist # 1003

Full name; HUBERT SPENCER MERRELL, 5112 Raymond Ave. 28th,St.Louis Missouri, Male, White, Married, Date of Birth; 15 April 1858, Age; 53 yrs 7 months 14 days, occupation; Vice president of J.R. Merrell Wholesale Drugs, Birthplace; St.Louis Missouri, Fathers name; JACOB SPENCER MERRELL,Born; Westmoreland New York, Mothers Name; KATE KELLOG, Born, Westmoreland New York, Informant; H.S. Merrell Jr., 5553 Waterman ave. Filed December 1, 1911

Date of Death November 29, 1911, I certify that I last saw thedeceased alive on November 24, 1911 and that death occured at 8:45 PM.,Cause of Death; Cardiac Diditaros, Contributory; Intestenal Nap,??, Place of Burial: BELLEFONTAINE CEMETERY, Date of Burial; 2 December 1911, Undertaker; Wagoner, 3621 Olive

Source; Missouri State Board of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death Reg. #8583, File # 31269 Reg. # 10546 Dist # 1003

Source; Missouri State Board of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death Reg. #318, File # 1508 Reg. # 6921 Dist # 1003

Name; HUBERT SPENCER MERRELL, Usual address; 5071 Westminister St. Louis Missouri, Male, White, Married, Date of Death; 12 February 1956, Date of Birth; 28 September 1885, age; 70 yrs., Occupation; Chemist, Merrell Lab.Inc., Birthplace; Nameokie Twp. St. Clair County Missouri, Fathers Name; HUBERT SPENCER MERRELL, Mothers Name; GEORGIA CRENSHAW, Name of Wife; MADGE (KRAFT) MERRELL, Never in US forces, Social Security 497-01-5810

Cause of Death; Coronary Thrombesis Moment, High Blood Pressure 6 yrs., Coronary Sclerosis 5 yrs, I hereby certify I attended the deceased from 5 January 1953 to 12 February 1956 last saw him alive on 10 February 1956 deathoccured at 2 AM., Signature; W.E. Jones M.D. 111 South Central Burial;Cremation, 14 February 1956 Cemetery OAK GROVE CEMETERY St.Louis Missouri, Signed; J.Carl Smith, Funeral Director, Alexander and Sons 6125 Delmar, Informant; Hubert S. Merrell III, 37 Magnolia Drive

Source; Finagrave

Jacob S. Merrell
Birth: Feb. 5, 1827
Death: Sep. 10, 1886

Founder of the Merrell Drug Company. Born in New York, Merrell worked in a Lexington, Kentucky grocery and hired a horse and traveled through the mountains buying furs. When he sold his furs in Cincinnati he saw a little drug factory for sale and bought it on credit. When he came to St. Louis in 1853, he became one of the founders of the American Medical College.

Burial: Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis city, Missouri, , Plot: Block 67, Lot 636

Missouri Birth & Death Records Database Permanent Record of Deaths, County Roll Number Page Number
St. Louis C 10376 122 253

Date of Report, (Month/Day/Year) 09/12/1885, Name, Year/Month/Day), JACOB S MERRELL, Married, yes, Sex - male, Color-white Age, 58, Occupation

Date of Death, (Month/Day/Year AM or PM) Single, Married, Widower or Widow Nationality, Where Born
09/10/1885 U.S. Place of Death: Denver Col. 2. Cause of Death 1. Complication: Apoplexy

Place of Burial, Bellefontaine, Name of Undertaker, Smithers & Wagoner, J. Sol Smith,of Physician, Returning Certificate, NOTE: Apoplexy: Stroke 
Family links: 
  Jacob Spencer Merrell (1827 - 1886)
  Kate K. Kellogg Merrell (1827 - 1911)
  Georgina Crenshaw Merrell (1863 - 1948)*
  Hubert Spencer Merrell (1885 - 1956)*
  Lizzie Merrell Walbridge (1851 - 1912)*
  Hubert Spencer Merrell (1858 - 1911)
  Ashbel Norman Merrell (1864 - 1915)*
  Lottie Gennette Merrell (1868 - 1902)*
  George Robert Merrell (1869 - 1930)*
  Katie Merrell (1872 - 1874)*
*Calculated relationship
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Created by: Marilyn Pederson
Record added: Mar 28, 2008
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Hubert Spencer Merrell
Added by: Connie Nisinger
Hubert Spencer Merrell
Added by: Connie Nisinger
Hubert Spencer Merrell
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