|Birth: ||Apr. 17, 1890|
|Death: ||Jan. 18, 1939|
New Castle County
Son of William Ellery and May (Buckland) Merriss. Attended Cornell University; graduated from Columbia University. He was the assignor on two US Patents, i.e. he invented something while in the employ of a company and obtained patents for the inventions. Cause of death was stomach cancer and his body was cremated. It is believed his ashes were scattered on a mountain in New Hampshire. See photos.
He married 1st: Laura Lawson Ramsay in 1913, and their children were William E., Geoffrey, Phillip R., and Joan E. He married 2nd: Hazel M. Merriss who was responsible for the memorial on the New Hampshire mountain.
William Ellery Merriss (1861 - 1936)
May Lincoln Buckland Merriss (1865 - 1939)
In Memory of Marion H. Merriss, 1890-1939, Presented by his wife Hazel M. Merriss
Note: Mt Chocorua is located in Carroll County NH
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Plot: Ashes Scattered
Created by: Rebeltem
Record added: Oct 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99177397
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