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Joseph Harris Merrill

Joseph Harris Merrill

Male 1868 - 1961  (93 years)

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  • Name Joseph Harris Merrill 
    Born 10 Mar 1868  Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    • Lars Mortson, 45, farmer, property $200, real estate $200, bornin Denmark. Maria Mortson, 46, keeping house, born in Denmark. Joseph Merrill, 2, born in Utah. Martin Merrill, 4 mos, born in Utah.
    Died 19 Sep 1961  Thomas, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 Sep 1961  Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Joseph Harris Merrill
      Son of Horatio Harris Merrill and Martha Mouritsen.
      Born March 10, 1868, Smithfield, Utah

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      Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia
      Volume 4
      Biographies
      Presidents of Missions
      Moody, William A.
      Merrill, Joseph Harris, president of the Samoan Mission from 1902 to 1903, was born March 10, 1868, in Smithfield, Cache Co., Utah, a son of Horatio Harris Merrill and Martha Mouritsen. He was baptized July 5, 1877, filled a mission to Samoa in 1891-1893, and another one in 1902 to the same field, to act as president of the mission. He was set apart Nov. 30, 1901 and returned Feb. 12, 1903. He married Katie Eliza Hale Sept. 6, 1889, who died June 29, 1890. On June 21, 1894, he married Grace Emma Hale. They are the parents of nine children.
    Person ID I6165080  7_families
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2006 

    Father Horatio Harris Merrill,   b. 3 Jan 1837, Alden, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1894, Williams Springs, Graham, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Martine Mouritsen,   b. 11 Nov 1851, Staun, Farstrup, Aalborg, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1870, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1866  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1907933  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Katie Eliza Hale,   b. 10 Dec 1871, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1891, Fagalii Island, , Samoa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1890  Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Aroet Merrill,   b. 28 Jun 1891, Fagalii Island, , Samoa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1891, Fagalii Island, , Samoa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F1907932  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Grace Emma Hale,   b. 16 Mar 1873, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1958, Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1894  Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leland Hale Merrill,   b. 19 May 1895, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1979, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Leonard Mouritsen Merrill,   b. 27 Nov 1896, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1983, Pingree, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Melvin Horatio Merrill,   b. 14 Jan 1899, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1967, , Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +4. Joseph Ernest Merrill,   b. 27 Dec 1900, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1968  (Age 67 years)
     5. Alma Harold Merrill,   b. 6 Jan 1904, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1996, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +6. DeMar Merrill,   b. 14 Jul 1905, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1931, Clarkston, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     7. Kenneth Merrill,   b. 25 Apr 1907, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1952, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     8. Katie Annona Merrill,   b. 26 Jul 1910, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1999, Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     9. Donald Gower Merrill,   b. 20 Sep 1912, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 2003, Saint George, Washington, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     10. Vonda Grace Merrill,   b. 30 Jan 1914, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1918, , Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F1907924  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Mar 1868 - Smithfield, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Smithfield, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1890 - Logan, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jun 1894 - Logan, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1961 - Thomas, Bingham, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Sep 1961 - Smithfield, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
    Joseph and Emma Hale Merrill 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Joseph and Emma Hale Merrill 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Joseph Harris Merrill 80th Birthday Announcement
    Joseph Harris Merrill 80th Birthday Announcement

    Headstones
    Joseph Harris Merrill Headstone
    Joseph Harris Merrill Headstone

    Histories
    Life chart of Joseph Harris Merrill
    Life chart of Joseph Harris Merrill

  • Sources 
    1. [S110075] Utah, Cache, Smithfield - 1870 - Federal Census, Utah, Cache, Smithfield, (www.ancestry.com).