Deacon Abraham Merrill

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Deacon Abraham Merrill

Birthdate: (85)
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: October 26, 1788 (85)
West Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Deacon Abraham Merrill and Prudence Merrill
Husband of Abigail Merrill
Father of Prudence Deming and Eleazer Merrill, Sr
Brother of Prudence Whitney; Joseph Merrill; Margaret Nash; Elizabeth Merrill; Jerusha Merrill and 2 others

Occupation: Church deacon
Managed by: Gene Daniell
Last Updated:

About Deacon Abraham Merrill

76. ABRAHAM9 MERRILL (ABRAHAM8, JOHN7 *MERRILL, NATHANIEL6, NATHANIEL5, JOHN4 *MERRELL, THE YOUNGER, JOHN3 *MERYELL, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born December 3, 1702 in Hartford, Hartford, Conn, and died October 26, 1788 in West Hartford, Hartford, Conn. He married ABIGAIL NASH December 1, 1725, daughter of JOHN NASH and ELIZABETH KELLOGG. She was born April 10, 1702 in Hadley, Mass, and died April 3, 1782 in West Hartford, Hartford, Conn.

Notes for ABRAHAM MERRILL: From "A Merrill Memorial" by Samuel Merrill, Cambridge, MA 1917-1928

Abraham(4) Merrill (Abraham(3), John(2)) was born 3 Dec 1702 in Hartford, CT, and died 26 Oct 1788. He lived iin West Hartford, where he was a deacon of the church. He married, 1 Dec 1725, Abigail Nash, daughter of Lieut. John and Elizabeth (Kellog) Nash of Hadley, MA. She was born 10 Apr 1702, and died 3 Apr 1782. Children born in West Hartford:

Children of ABRAHAM MERRILL and ABIGAIL NASH are: i. ELIZABETH10 MERRILL, b. December 11, 1727, Hartford, Hartford, Conn; d. Unknown. ii. ABIGAIL MERRILL, b. August 3, 1729, Hartford, Hartford, Conn; d. Unknown. iii. PRUDENCE MERRILL, b. November 7, 1733, Hartford, Hartford, Conn; d. September 1818; m. GIDEON DEMING, Aft. 1750; b. Bef. 1733; d. Unknown. iv. ABRAHAM MERRILL, b. November 12, 1737, West Hartford, Hartford, Conn; d. May 29, 1821, Amherst, Mass; m. (1) JOANNA BRACE, December 31, 1761, West Hartford, Hartford, Conn; b. December 1739, Hartford, Hartford, Conn; d. August 7, 1818, Amherst, Mass; m. (2) HULDAH ROWE, December 17, 1818, Amherst, Mass; b. 1736, Amherst, Mass; d. August 11, 1822, Amherst, Mass. v. ELEAZER MERRILL, b. Bef. November 4, 17392; d. December 1819, Litchfield, PA2; m. REBECCA WOODRUFF, November 19, 1767, Farmington, Conn2; b. September 8, 1741; d. January 3, 1827.

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Deacon Abraham Merrill's Timeline

December 3, 1702
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
December 6, 1702
Hartford, Hartford, CT
November 7, 1733
Age 30
West Hartford, CT, USA
November 4, 1739
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
October 26, 1788
Age 85
West Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
He married his cousin