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Nellie Barrett Merritt
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1880
Martinsville
Clark County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1957
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Terre Haute Tribune Pg 2 15 Dec 1957 - Mrs Nellie Merritt 77, 3340 North Twenty-fourth street, died at 3:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon at the Wallace Nursing Home. Surviving are two sons Joe and Jack Merritt; two daughters, Mrs Sarah Johnson and Mrs Gertrude Quinn; and one brother, Oscar Barrett; all of Terre Haute, and sever grandchildren. The body was taken to the Ball-Porter Funeral Home where friends may call after noon Sunday and where services will be held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon. Burial will be in Bethesda Cemetery.

Nellie was born to Andrew Jackson Sr & Sarah Elizabeth (Baldwin) Barrett. It is unknown where all she lived before marrying Joseph Henry Merritt. They married June 15, 1904 in Vigo Co., Indiana & lived in Terre Haute her entire married life. Her & Joseph had 5 children (per 1940 census). Only 4 names known at this time - Sarah Elizabeth (Johnson), Joe, Andrew Jackson "Jack" & Gertrude "Gerty" Quinn) Merritt. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson Barrett (1844 - 1922)
  Sarah Elizabeth Baldwin Barrett (1844 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Henry Merritt (1876 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Elizabeth Merritt Johnson (1905 - 1973)*
  Joe Merritt (1917 - 1998)*
  Andrew Jackson Merritt (1918 - 1997)*
  Gertrude Louise Merritt Quinn (1921 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Melissa Elizabeth Barrett Cook (1870 - 1947)*
  Infant Barrett (1874 - 1874)*
  George Washington Barrett (1875 - 1948)*
  Mary Ollie Barrett Anderson (1878 - 1943)*
  Nellie Barrett Merritt (1880 - 1957)
  Oscar B Barrett (1883 - 1958)*
  Albert Barrett (1887 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethesda Cemetery
West Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: JoAnnamae
Originally Created by: Wabash Valley Genealogy ...
Record added: Oct 23, 2012
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Nellie <i>Barrett</i> Merritt
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Nellie <i>Barrett</i> Merritt
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Nellie <i>Barrett</i> Merritt
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- JoAnnamae
 Added: Feb. 4, 2013

-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 23, 2012
 
 
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