Nov. 5, 1861 Alexandria DeKalb County Tennessee, USA
Apr. 28, 1902 Mount Vernon Jefferson County Illinois, USA
Florence Jane Sewell was born November 5, 1861 to Daniel W. and Amanda J. (Martin) Sewell. Her father died in the Civil war when she was six months old. On 5 Dec 1882 in Wilson Co., TN she married Obidiah J. Merritt. They moved to Jefferson Co, IL around 1900 with their six children. She died 28 Apr 1902.