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Lester Everette Merrow

Male 1874 - 1927  (52 years)


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  • Name Lester Everette Merrow 
    Born 21 Nov 1874  Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Census 4 Jun 1880  South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    School St. 
    Census 13 Jun 1900  Whitman, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    277 School St. 
    Residence Sep 1918  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    141 West Elm St. 
    Military 12 Sep 1918  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    enrolled for WWI draft 
    • Lester gives his mother as his nearest relative. This probably means his father is dead rather than divorced. I believe that to be the case.
    Died 1927  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • See Vol 9, p. 266 of Brockton death records.
    Person ID I4629  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2019 

    Father Amos W. Merrow,   b. 1849, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Sarah Oldham Peterson,   b. 6 Dec 1846, Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1922, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 77 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1873  Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    Divorced 8 Aug 1877  Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Sarah O Merrow brought suit against Amos Merrow for divorce - October Term 1877 - 8 Aug 1877
      Claims that Amos Merrow deserted the family on 13 Mar 1874.
    Family ID F1461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Nov 1874 - Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    School St. - 4 Jun 1880 - South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    277 School St. - 13 Jun 1900 - Whitman, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    141 West Elm St. - Sep 1918 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsMilitary - enrolled for WWI draft - 12 Sep 1918 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1927 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S651] 1900 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, Whitman; ED 1152; sheet 12; dwelling 242, family 305, 277 School Street; Franklin Peterson.

    2. [S694] Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915, 30 July 2012; Abington, 1874, Lester Everette Merrow.

    3. [S1280] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, 8 July 2017; Abington, Births, 1862-1891, 21 Nov 1874, Lester Everette Merrow.

    4. [S705] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, 8 July 2017; Massachusetts, Brockton City, Lester Everett Merrow.

    5. [S1316] Supreme Judicial Court Plymouth County Record Book - 1873-1878, Divorce Records, Sarah O. Merrow vs Amos Merrow, p. 376.

    6. [S686] 1880 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co., MA, South Abington; ED 552; page 10; dwelling 85, family 106; W.S. Hooper.

    7. [S1276] Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980, 3 December 2019; Brockton, Plymouth Co, 1927, Lester E Merrow.

    8. [S690] Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, 30 July 2012; Abington, 1873, Amos Merrow to Sarah Peterson.


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