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Jacob S. Merrell
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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.  
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  Lizzie Merrell Walbridge (1851 - 1912)*
  Hubert Spencer Merrell (1858 - 1911)*
*Calculated relationship
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 67, Lot 636
Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Jul 01, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9021060
Jacob S. Merrell
Added by: Connie Nisinger
Jacob S. Merrell
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