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Emil Hartman Mercer
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1875
Tyler County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1960
Tyler County
West Virginia, USA

Emil Hartman Mercer of Wolfpen, near New Martinsville, died Tuesday, Jan. 12th at his home.

He was born in Wetzel County, Sept. 8, 1875, a son of Lebon and Rebecca Van Camp Mercer.

His first wife, Jessie Mae Wells Mercer, died in 1910.

Surviving are his widow, Sarah Ann Morgan Mercer; three sons, Clarence F. at home, Clyde of Wellsburg and Emil of New Martinsville; one daughter, Mrs. Wiley Lancaster of Middlebourne; two stepsons, Russell Morgan of Canton, Ohio and Okey Morgan of Cedar Key, Fla. and five step daughters including the following of Moundsville: Mrs. Leota Paith, Mrs. Della Simon, Mrs. Josie Grimm and Mrs. Effie Wilson and Mrs. Jessie Harris of Lumberport W. Va. Eight grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; and 36 step-grandchildren; and 34 step-great-grandchildren.

He is a member of the Wolfpen Methodist Church and was a retired farmer.

The remains were moved to the Iams Funeral Home at New Martinsville, where services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. officiated by Rev. Sumner Sawyers with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park.


The Wetzel Democrat (New Martinsville, WV) 1/14/1960

 
 
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 Parents:
  Labon F. Mercer (1845 - 1909)
  Rebecca VanCamp Mercer (1842 - 1908)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Ann Morris Mercer (1877 - 1965)
  Jessie May Wells Mercer (1881 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Mercer (1902 - 1989)*
  Emil Edward Mercer (1911 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Stout Mercer (1870 - 1942)*
  Lydia Adams Mercer Henthorn (1872 - 1935)*
  Emil Hartman Mercer (1875 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
New Martinsville
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Kelley Bean
Record added: Mar 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66481652
Emil Hartman Mercer
Added by: Arden & Ginger Wince
 
Emil Hartman Mercer
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