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Posted by: Mark Merritt (ID *****2861) Date: September 20, 2003 at 10:37:50
In Reply to: Re: LUCY STROUT / WASS / Merritt / MAINE by tom dunn of 275

great to hear from you!

Do you have ANY more info on Elizabeth Small(ey) or Mary Hatch or Sarah Pike or thier parents?

ALSO I do NOT have ANY dates on LUCY you have her birthdate or deathdates? ..ANYTHING would be greatly appreciated!

This is what I have on LUCY STROUT ...and her decendants...hope this helps someone!

Lucy Strout married Capt. Wilmot Wass, JR. on May 8, 1762 in Falmouth, Maine. Capt. Wilmot Wass, Jr. was born 1740 Windsor, CT. and died before 25 Feb 1827 age 87.

Capt. Wass and Lucy had a child named Christopher Wass born 1 Jun 1768 in Addison Maine and died 21 July 1829 in Addison Maine. According to census 1790 resided at plantation #6 west of Machias Maine.

Christopher Wass married Mary (polly) Dyer on 7 april 1791. Mary Dyer was born in 1772 in Portland Maine and died 17 oct 1859 in Addison Maine.

Christopher and Mary had a child named Jane Wass born 1796 (another more complete source says 25 Feb 1798 in Addison Maine) Jane Wass died on April 4th, 1830.

Jane Wass married Richard Gowell Merritt, JR. Resided in Addison Maine. Richard Gowell Merritt,JR was born 11 Dec 1791 and died Aug 16th, 1870 Addison Maine.

Richard and Jane had a child named Moses Worchester Merritt born 11/27/1817 or 1816. Moses died on 2/7-1898. Moses was a farmer and resided in Addison Maine.

Moses Merritt married Martha A. WASS born nov 26th, 1825 and she died on oct 19 1908.

Moses and Martha had a son named Alfred W. Merritt born 1858 and died 1919 Addison Maine. Alfred was a farmer.

Alfred W. Merritt married Fannie Stevens born 1859 and died 1924.

Alfred and Fannie had a child named Walter H. Merritt (i have a pic of him). Walter H. Merritt was born 1880 and died 1933. Walter was a woodsman and carpenter. Resided in Addison, Maine.

Walter H. Merritt married Mattie May Foss born 1890 and died June 9th, 1963 in Ellsworth Maine. Death Cert # 6305049.

Walter H. Merritt and Mattie May FOss had a child named Harold Ray Merritt born Aug 12th, 1911 and died 29 April 1991. Death Cert # 9103877. Harold was a heavy equipment operator for State of Maine. Resided in Addison Maine til his death.

Harold Ray Merritt married Dorothy Grace Farnsworth on April 2nd, 1935. Dorothy Grace Farnsworth was born June 10, 1912 in Jonesport Maine and died December 1993. She is buried in East Kingston NH. Harold Ray Merritt is buried at the Merritt Cemetary in Wescogus Maine. He had a brother named Alfred Merritt.

Dorothy Farnsworth and Harold divorced earlier in their lives... Dorothy Farnsworth died with the last name of FAGAN. Harold remarried a lady named VIRGINIA who is living to this day at their home in Addison Maine.

Harold Ray Merritt and Dorothy Farnsworth had a child named Richard Harvey Merritt born June 8th, 1935. Richard died on Sept 17th, 1981 due to cancer at age 46. Richard was a foreman and gravedigger at the Forest City Cemetary, Portland Maine and is buried there. Born in Jonesboro, Maine.

Richard Harvey Merritt married Jacquelyn Edith Harrington and they had one son, Mark Daniel Merritt. Richard and Jacquelyn married on Oct 7th, 1967. Jacquelyn Edith Harrington was born Oct 15th, 1938 and is living as of 2003 in Windham Maine.

Mark Daniel Merritt is living in INDIANA as of 2003 and has two children. Brice Alexis Dawn Merritt born June 18th, 1998 and Marquela Almeda Nakai Merritt born July 24th, 1999.

Mark Daniel Merritt wrote this email...
you may contact me at
or 16W 650 South
Pendleton, IN 46064

hope this help someone out there!

IF ANYONE HAS ANY INFO ABOUT ANYONE RELATED TO ANYONE MENTIONED HERE>..plz let me know the info to add to the files!!!

thanks again for your time and efforts!

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