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Husband: Samuel Merritt
Born: 1844 in Ropley, Hampshire 1,2 Christened: 6 Feb 1844 in Ropley, Hampshire 3 Census: 1851 in Charlwood, Ropley, Hampshire Census: 1861 in Hinton Ampner, Hampshire Occupation: 1861 Carter 4 Census: 1881 in Swollen Hill, Ropley, Hampshire Occupation: 1881 - 1891 Ag Lab 5 Census: 1891 in Felpham, Sussex Died: 1897 in Sussex 2 Father: James Merritt (1804 - 1882) Mother: Sarah Digweed (1806 - 1885)
Wife: Mary _____
Born: ABT 1856 in Kilkeel, Down, Ireland 5,6 Census: 1881 in Swollen Hill, Ropley, Hampshire Census: 1891 in Felpham, Sussex Census: 1901 in South Bersted, Bognor, Sussex Occupation: 1901 - 1911 Charwoman 7 Census: 1911 at 4 Ockley Road, Bognor, Sussex Father: Mother:
1 F Sarah Merritt | Born: 1880 Ropley, Hampshire 5,2 sp. Frederick Farenden |Married: 1908 Sussex 2 Born: 1883 Died: 27 Jul 1917
2 M James Bernard Merritt | Born: 1882 Guildford, Surrey 8,2 sp. Isabel Fanny Forbes |Married: 1906 Sussex 2 Born: 1883 Died:
3 F Rose Kate Merritt | Born: 1884 Farnham, Surrey 8,2 sp. William Gordon Cheal |Married: 1905 Sussex 2 Born: ABT 1885 Died: | Died: 1968 Sussex 9
4 M John P Merritt | Born: 1887 Felpham, Sussex 8,2 sp. Agnes Emily George |Married: 1910 Sussex 2 Born: 3 Aug 1888 Died: 1978 | Died: 1960 Portsmouth, Hampshire 9
5 M George Thomas Merritt | Born: 1889 Felpham, Sussex 8,2 sp. Rosina Grace Marchant |Married: 1911 Sussex 2
6 M Albert Edward Merritt | Born: 1892 Felpham, Sussex 7,2
7 M William Merritt | Born: 1894 Felpham, Sussex 7,2 | Died: 10 Sep 1915 France 10
8 F Mary Agnes Merritt | Born: 1896 Felpham, Sussex 7,2
Sources: (1) 1851 Census. (2) FreeBMD Website. (3) IGI. (4) 1861 Census. (5) 1881 Census. (6) 1911 Census. (7) 1901 Census. (8) 1891 Census. (9) Ancestry Death Index. (10) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated December 2016 Name Index