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Adella Merry

Female abt. 1859 - 1917


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  • Born  abt. 1859  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  26 Jul 1917  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried  29 Jul 1917  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I3  Nashville
    Last Modified  8 Dec 2007 

    Father  Nelson Grover Merry,   b. 10 Jul 1824, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1884, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Ann Jones,   b. 12 Jan 1828, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1917, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1  Group Sheet

    Family  Edward Mitchell,   b. abt. 1870, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  10 Sep 2007 
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1860 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    1860 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    Enumeration Date: 29 Sep 1860
    Page: 156
    Location: Nashville Ward 4, Davidson County, Tennessee

    1. Nelson G. - age 40
    2. Mary - age 30
    3. John Wesley - age 11
    4. Ann Maria - age 8
    5. Elizabeth - age 4
    6. Nancy - age 3
    7. Adella - age 9 months

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    1870 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    1870 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    Enumeration Date: 22 Jun 1870
    Page No: 9
    Location: Nashville Ward 4, Davidson County, Tennessee

    Dwelling #40
    1. Nelson Merry - M, B, married, Minister, $3000 real estate, $200 personal estate, born in KY
    2. Mary Ann - F, B, age 40, born in TN
    3. Lizzie - F, B, age 15, attending school
    4. Nancy - F, B, age 14
    5. Idella - F, B, age 10
    6. James - M, B, age 5
    7. Sidney - F, B, age 80, born in VA

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    1880 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    1880 TN Census: Nelson & Mary Merry
    Enumeration Date: 3 Jun 1880
    Page: 6
    Location: District 42, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    Dwelling #59 North Spruce Street
    1. Nelson Merry - age 54, Minister
    2. Mary - age 51, Wife
    3. Adella - age 20, daughter
    4. James - age 13?, son

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    1910 TN Census: Edward Mitchell & Adella Mitchell
    1910 TN Census: Edward Mitchell & Adella Mitchell
    Enumeration Date: 7 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 279
    Sheet: 15B
    Location: Nashville Ward 7, Davidson County, Tennessee

    8th Avenue North
    1. Edward Mitchell
    2. Mitchell, Adella M.
    3. Merry, Mary - mother-in-law, age 81
    4. Dunlap, Emma - sister-in-law

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    Death Certificate: Adella Mitchell
    Death Certificate: Adella Mitchell
    Father: Rev. Nelson G. Merritt
    Mother: Mary Ann Jones
    Informant: Edward Mitchell (316 8th Ave. N.)
    Buried: Greenwood Cemetery

    Headstones
    Adella Merry Mitchell is buried in Greenwood Cemetery
    Adella Merry Mitchell is buried in Greenwood Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Statewide Index to Tennessee Death Records , http://www.state.tn.us/tsla/history/vital/tndeath...
      Volume 10, pg. 149

    2. [S12] Death Certificate.