John/3 Merriam

M, #2989, (3 September 1666 - 30 November 1748)
Father*John/2 Merriam1 b. 9 Jul 1641, d. 2 Feb 1723/24
Mother*Mary/2 Cooper1 b. 11 Sep 1645, d. 5 Mar 1731
Last Edited:23 Aug 2017

Child with Sarah/3 Wheeler:

John/3 Merriam Jr., born 3 Sep 1666 at Concord, Massachusetts1, was admitted freeman 22 Mar 1689/90.2 He married there (1), 22 Jul 1691, Sarah/3 Wheeler of Concord, daughter of John/2 Wheeler and Sarah Larkin,3 who died 2 Aug 1692, a week after the birth of their only child.4 He married (2), 16 Feb 1692/93, Sarah Spaulding of Chelmsford, daughter of Benjamin Spaulding and Olive (–?–).5 "[He bought land of Thos Powers in Nashoba 1714], and on 24 Feb 1736-7, then being an inhabitant of Littleton, he sold his real estate in Concord."5 He died at Littleton 30 Nov 1748, a. 82.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 12, John meriam b.
  2. [S222] Lucius R. Paige, "Massachusetts Freemen," 36, John Myriam, Concord.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 35, John Miriam/Sarah Wheeler m.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 56, Sarah Miriam d.
  5. [S203] Records of Littleton, Massachusetts, 527, "Children of John2 and Mary (Cooper) Meriam."
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 36, John Miriam b.

Sarah/3 Wheeler

F, #2990, (12 December 1666 - 2 August 1692)
Father*John/2 Wheeler1 b. 19 Jan 1643, d. 27 Sep 1713
Mother*Sarah Larkin1 b. s 1645, d. 12 Aug 1725
Last Edited:23 Aug 2017

Child with John/3 Merriam:

Sarah/3 Wheeler was born 12 Dec 1666 at Concord, Massachusetts1, where she married, as his 1st wife, 22 Jul 1691, John/3 Merriam Jr. of Concord, son of John/2 Merriam and Mary/2 Cooper.2 There she died 2 Aug 1692, a. 25, a week after giving birth to their only child.3 He married (2), 1693, Sarah Spaulding, and died at Littleton 30 Nov 1748.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 12, Sarah Wheeler b.
  2. [S185] Concord BMD, 35, John Miriam/Sarah Wheeler m.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 56, Sarah Miriam d.
  4. [S203] Records of Littleton, Massachusetts, 527, "Children of John2 and Mary (Cooper) Meriam."
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 36, John Miriam b.