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William John Merritt (1861 - 1930)

William John Merritt
Born in Wheatley, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdommap
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William John Merritt was born in 1861 at Wheatley in Oxfordshire. He was the son of William Merritt and his wife Emma, born Emma Bull. [1] [2]

In 1871 William Merrett [sic] was living at Wheatley with his parents William and Emma and their other children. His age was given as 9, implying a birth date in 1861 or 1862. His birthplace was given as Wheatley, Oxfordshire. He was at school. [2]

He passed away in 1930. [3]


  1. General Register Office, birth registration index online (; accessed 2 December 2020: MERRITT, WILLIAM JOHN; GRO Reference: 1861 Apr-Jun Quarter in HEADINGTON registration district; Volume 03A Page 539; mother's maiden name: BULL
  2. 2.0 2.1 England and Wales 1871 census (Wheatley, Oxfordshire): The National Archives of the UK: reference RG 10/1433; folio 25v: Ancestry Record uki1871 #6434275
  3. Entered by Jane Bruce, Sunday, September 8, 2013.

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