Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Herman William MERRITT

Male 1911 - 1960  (49 years)


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  • Name Herman William MERRITT 
    Born 13 Apr 1911  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Although Herman Merritt's birth record clearly shows his parents as Albert Merritt and Rosa Sandy, it is documented in her death record and on her headstone that Rosa Sandy Merritt died in 1905.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Francis Mines, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In household of sister and brother-in-law, Edna & Howard Pyles.
    Residence 1940  Bridgeport, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 24 Sep 1960  Orange Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I119403  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 

    Father Albert MERRITT,   b. Nov 1877, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1919, Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Mother Rosalee "Rosa" SANDY,   b. 7 Mar 1882, Sardis District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1905, Sardis District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1902  Arnolds Creek (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F51150  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Apr 1911 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Francis Mines, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 - Bridgeport, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S1834] California Death Index, 1940-1997 (online), (Ancestry.com and California Dept of Health Svcs, Center for Health Statistics).

    3. [S2039] 1930 Census, Harrison County, WV.

    4. [S2708] World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).