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 John Merriman

John Merriman

Birth
Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 May 1893 (aged 63–64)
McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Lot 136, Section B
Memorial ID 30722581 · View Source
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Son of Frederick and Mary Merriman. Born in Ohio Township, Allegheny County, PA.

Drafted into Company B, 101st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.

He was a plasterer.


On March 15, 1890, he had a cerebral hemorrhage in the storeroom of J. Watson. He was paralyzed on one side of his body with his leg and arm rendered unusable. Medical records contradict on which side the stroke occurred. His death on May 2, 1893 was directly related to this cerebral hemorrhage.



Gravesite Details This is a military grave

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  • Created by: Dr. James M. Owston
  • Added: 20 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30722581
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Merriman (1829–2 May 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30722581, citing McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dr. James M. Owston (contributor 47059231) .