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Elizabeth Nichols Merritt
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1802
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1878

Elizabeth Nichols [see note] married William Merritt on December 25, 1823 in Morgan County, Indiana.

In 1850, Elizabeth and William were living in Marion Township, Hendricks County. The census record indicates she was born in Pennsylvania and that he was born in North Carolina. Her age is recorded as 36 and his is recorded as 47.

In 1860, they were living in Danville. This time both ages were recorded as 58 but it showed that Elizabeth was born in Kentucky.

In 1870, Elizabeth and William were still living in Danville. Her age is recorded as 68 and his as 71. Her place of birth is once again shown as Pennsylvania. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Nichols (1762 - 1834)
  Rachel Jackson Nichols (1774 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  William Merritt (1799 - 1877)
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Nichols Merritt (1802 - 1878)
  Thomas Nichols (1803 - 1895)*
  Jane Nichols Stutsman (1808 - 1888)*
  Harriett Nichols Craddick (1811 - 1882)*
  James Nichols (1818 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Elizabeth
Wife of Wm. Merritt
Died
Feb 12, 1878
Aged 76Y. & 24D.
 
Note: Date of birth is based upon age, 76Y & 24D, on the date of death. Marriage record shows maiden name as Nicholds. However, member 46822577, who provided links for parents, has father's probate record which shows Nichols.
 
Burial:
Danville East Cemetery
Danville
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: J.Sullivan
Record added: Nov 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23075621
Elizabeth <i>Nichols</i> Merritt
Added by: J.Sullivan
 
Elizabeth <i>Nichols</i> Merritt
Added by: J.Sullivan
 
Elizabeth <i>Nichols</i> Merritt
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Added by: J.Sullivan
 
 
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- J.Sullivan
 Added: Jun. 9, 2014

- Louzina Spoon
 Added: Mar. 14, 2012
 
 
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