Rebecca S Downing Merritt

Unionville, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 11 Nov 1931 (aged 86)
Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA
Burial Corwin, Warren County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 198675643 · View Source
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(Above dates, places, names, are from her OH dth cert, informant, Joseph Downing, Xenia, OH.)
Rebecca Starr (Downing) Fravel Merritt, 86, was the daughter of Jacob and Jane (Underwood) DOWNING. She mar. Jeremiah Fravel, Nov. 1863, Centre Co. PA. He served in the Civil War, was wounded, but lived through the War. Sometime before 1870, they moved to Ohio where they were enumerated in census with two children, Willie [Wm) 5, b. PA and Owen, 4, PA.
They later added Marie Fravel, b. ca 1872; Jason Fravel, 1874 & Mary Fravel, b. 1876.
Rebecca married Josiah C. Merritt, 1893, and he preceded her in death 19 Feb. 1903, Jackson Twp Champaign, OH. He was a Union Veteran. Unable to locate his place of burial; 1st wife, Elizabeth E (Gossett) Merritt #160010265.

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  • Added: 27 Apr 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial 198675643
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rebecca S Downing Merritt (12 Sep 1845–11 Nov 1931), Find a Grave Memorial no. 198675643, citing Miami Cemetery, Corwin, Warren County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by wvy (contributor 46555353) .