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Merrill Genealogy & History

Merrill genealogy typically goes back to the British isles, especially Ireland and England, but may also be Scandinavian or French. When it is Irish, it derives from the Gaelic name "Muirgheal", which translates as "sea-bright." Alternate spellings include Murrell, Meriel, and Murrell. Some suggest that the Vikings may have also brought the name into England, but this is unclear. It may also be a locational name from "Merryhill", taken from a number of places of that name. Merrill family history includes such notable people as Civil War Army officer Lewis Merrill, Merrill Lynch namesake Charles E. Merrill, and opera singer Robert Merrill.


Merrill Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaice Merrill-- --, 1904November ,1975CA
Balfour Merrill-- --, 1920December 3,1988NY
C Edward Merrill-- --, 1918February 21,2009NY
D Pearl Merrill-- --, 1918September ,1985KS

Merrill Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jean Merrill-- --, 1932November 30,2004Brandon,VT
F Gordon Merrill-- --, 1919September 12,2005Monmouth Beach,NJ
G Blaine Merrill-- --, 1922January 1,2002Trenton,UT
H Marion Merrill-- --, 1915September ,1990Hoodsport,WA

Merrill Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Gordon MerrillRachel HodgesMay 20,1939Wake, NC
Henry MerrillVivian VenableMay 15,1949Wake, NC
Stephen MerrillSharon DentonNovember 7,1987Wake, NC
Toby MerrillVonda WellsApril 12,1997Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Merrill

783rd: Maynard784th: Benton
785th: Avery786th: Charles
787th: Lange788th: Daly
789th: Singh790th: Pena
791st: Compton792nd: Finley

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