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Elizabeth Jane (Best) Merritt (abt. 1825 - 1871)

Elizabeth Jane Merritt formerly Best
Born about in Brockville, County Leeds, Ontariomap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 46 in Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canadamap
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Biography

Birth

Elizabeth Jane Best was born about 1825 in Brockville, County Leeds, Ontario.[1]

Marriage

Elizabeth married William Merritt (born in 1825 in Nova Scotia; son of Gilbert Merritt and Lucy (Westcott) Merritt).

Children

Death

Elizabeth died on February 7, 1871 in Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada, aged 45. She was buried in Maple Leaf Cemetery.[2] [1]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV23-NG67 : 11 July 2016), Elizabeth Jane Best Merritt, 1871; Burial, Chatham, Chatham-Kent Municipality, Ontario, Canada, Maple Leaf Cemetery; citing record ID 65329519, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  2. "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JK7G-6ZJ : 11 December 2014), Elizabeth Merritt, 07 Feb 1871; citing Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada, p83 cn13499, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,846,465.
  • "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JK7G-6ZJ : 11 December 2014), Elizabeth Merritt, 07 Feb 1871; citing Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada, p83 cn13499, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,846,465.




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