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Captain James Merrick, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: January 02, 1790 (92)
Palmer, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. James Merrick and Sarah Merrick
Husband of Martha Merrick
Father of Lieutenant Gideon Merrick; Phineas Merrick; James Merrick; Aaron Merrick; Martha Moody and 3 others
Brother of Deacon Joseph Merrick; Mercy Merrick; Thankful Leonard; Reverend Noah Merrick; Son Merrick and 2 others

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About Captain James Merrick, II

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Merrick-1012 by Barbara Healy

Biography James was the son of James Merrick and Sarah Hitchcock. Capt James Merrick purchased a part of a 100-acre farm in Monson MA in 1734 and the remainder in 1736. Capt Merrick and his sons James Aaron and Gideon are said to have served in the French and Indian wars Capt James was a grandson of Thomas Merrick one of the first Settlers of Springfield He was born January 1, 1698, and died in 1790 at the age of 92 years . Capt Merrick was one of the first selectmen of Monson and continued in office five years It is probable that the house in which CM Foley now resides was Capt James Merrick nearly a century and a half ago [1]

Fact: Burial (1790) Palmer, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States of America Fact: Military Service French and Indian War.. Capt served in FT. George New York

Sources ↑ "Our County and Its People": A History of Hampden County ..., Volume 3

"Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 05 December 2018, 19:29), entry for Captain James Merrick(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:LHF8-Y64); contributed by various users. MA Town & Vital Records MA Compiled Marriages 1633-1850 MA Town Death Records 1620-1850 www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=48499138

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Captain James Merrick, II's Timeline

1698
January 1, 1698
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
1726
1726
Of Springfield, Hampden Co, Massachusetts,
1728
March 16, 1728
Hampden, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
1729
December 22, 1729
Monson, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
1734
November 14, 1734
West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
1738
September 17, 1738
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
1743
August 22, 1743
Monson, Hampden County, MA, United States
1790
January 2, 1790
Age 92
Palmer, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
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