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Martha Nora Michaelson Merritt
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1875
Saint Charles
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1920
Afton
Lincoln County
Wyoming, USA

MRS GEORGE MERRITT DIED WEDNESDAY NOON

After Suffering for Nearly Three Months Death Angel end all Pain of Estimable Woman of the Bedford Ward

Mrs Martha Merritt beloved wife George Merritt of Bedford died at home of her parents. Mr and Mrs Jacob Michaelson north of this city Wednesday noon. Deceased had been ill for nearly three months suffering from the after effects of the influenza. About nine weeks ago she was brought to the local hospital, where her leg was removed in an effort to save her life, but the poison caused by the non-circulation of blood through her limb had reached the system and gradually scattered until death claimed her at 12 o'clock Wednesday.
The deceased was born in St. Charles, Idaho, and at the time of her death was 45 years of age. About 26 years ago she was united in marriage to George W. Merritt with whom she moved to Bedford, where they were numbered among the oldest settlers. To this union was born nine children, eight of whom are left motherless by the untimely death of this estimable lady.
Funeral services will he held at the Bedford Meeting house Sunday afternoon, being conducted by Bishop Fluckiger.
The lower valley feels much bereft at the death of two good woman the last week. One Mrs George Merritt of Bedford and Mrs Alf Dana. Both left a family of children.
Mrs Merritt's funeral was held in Bedford Sunday and Mrs Dana's funeral was held at the Thayne church the same day.

Merritt, Mrs George (1) (16 Apr 1920)Star Valley Independent

Martha Nora MICHAELSON is the daughter of Jacob MICHAELSON and Elizabeth Emma BARKER. Martha married George William Merritt 8 May 1894 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Michaelson (1839 - 1928)
  Elizabeth Emma Barker Michaelson (1853 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  George William Merritt (1867 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  George Heber Merritt (1895 - 1982)*
  Samuel Therin Merritt (1897 - 1977)*
  Ray Marcellis Merritt (1899 - 1991)*
  Jacob Levier Merritt (1901 - 1904)*
  Aca Nathan Merritt (1904 - 1980)*
  Joseph Marvin Merritt (1906 - 1995)*
  Clarence Willard Merritt (1908 - 1998)*
  Ozro Harold Merritt (1910 - 1983)*
  Nora Aleen Merritt Kellersberger (1914 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob R Michaelson (1867 - 1869)**
  Nelson Olaf Michaelson (1868 - 1930)**
  Nellie Maria Michaelson (1871 - 1874)**
  William Henry Michaelson (1872 - 1935)**
  Elizabeth Ann Michaelson Hokanson (1872 - 1909)*
  Emma Eunice Michaelson Gardner (1874 - 1945)*
  Nephi Charles Michaelson (1875 - 1958)**
  Martha Nora Michaelson Merritt (1875 - 1920)
  Mary Ann Michaelson Turner (1877 - 1967)*
  George Amos Michaelson (1877 - 1964)**
  Hyrum Edward Michaelson (1878 - 1969)**
  Eliza Jane Michaelson (1879 - 1914)*
  Susannah Mary Michaelson Arnell (1880 - 1965)**
  Zina Tabetha Michaelson (1881 - 1881)*
  Daniel Elias Michaelson (1882 - 1932)*
  Thomas James Michaelson (1883 - 1977)**
  Mercy Truth Michaelson Taysom (1884 - 1968)*
  John Albert Michaelson (1885 - 1976)**
  Joseph Michaelson (1886 - 1974)*
  Rasmus Michaelson (1887 - 1928)**
  Dora Amanda Michaelson (1888 - 1891)*
  Andrew Jesse Michaelson (1889 - 1914)**
  Bertha Ellen Michaelson (1890 - 1984)*
  Chancey Winston Michaelson (1891 - 1971)**
  Sarah Lois Michaelson Wilde (1892 - 1991)*
  Lila Uzell Michaelson (1893 - 1976)**
  Lydia Vilate Michaelson (1894 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Cause of death: Heart trouble and influenza
 
Burial:
Bedford Cemetery
Bedford
Lincoln County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Carol STEVENS
Record added: Aug 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20840664
Martha Nora <i>Michaelson</i> Merritt
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- GLiveoak
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013
Love you Grandma.
- Bonnie McBride
 Added: Nov. 4, 2011

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 Added: Sep. 13, 2010
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