|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1880|
|Death: ||Dec. 14, 1957|
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.
Andrew Jackson Barrett (1844 - 1922)
Sarah Elizabeth Baldwin Barrett (1844 - ____)
Joseph Henry Merritt (1876 - 1941)
Sarah Elizabeth Merritt Johnson (1905 - 1973)*
Joe Merritt (1917 - 1998)*
Andrew Jackson Merritt (1918 - 1997)*
Gertrude Louise Merritt Quinn (1921 - 2008)*
West Terre Haute
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