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Thomas Merritt

Also Known As: "Marrett"
Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
Death: November 10, 1725 (91)
Rye, Westchester County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Dea. Thomas Marrett and Susannah Marrett
Husband of Mary Merritt; Jane Merritt and Abigail Merritt
Father of John Merritt; Alice Merritt; Joseph Merritt; Ephraim Merritt; Jane Price and 11 others
Brother of Abigail Fisher (Marrett); Susanna Barstow; John Marrett; James Marriott and Hannah Marrett

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About Thomas Merritt

Thomas Merritt of Rye, NY played a prominent role in church and civic affairs. Among his descendants were William Hamilton Merritt (designer of the Niagara suspension bridge) and General Wesley Merritt who served as Superintendent of West Point and led the Philipine Expedition which captured Manila.

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Thomas Merritt's Timeline

January 31, 1634
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
October 10, 1657
Age 23
Rye, Westchester, New York
January 1, 1660
Age 25
Rye, Westchester, New York
June 6, 1662
Age 28
Rye, Westchester, New York
April 5, 1664
Age 30
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
November 7, 1666
Age 32
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
May 3, 1668
Age 34
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
January 31, 1670
Age 36
Rye, Province of New York
August 21, 1672
Age 38
Wetherfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)