Merchant, Iru

Birth Name Merchant, Iru
Gender male
Age at Death 77 years, 8 months, 15 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1806-09-20 Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Birth of Merchant, Iru
Event Note

Iru Merchant's entry in the 1860 Federal Census says that he was born in Massachusetts, but his entry in the 1870 says that he was born in Connecticut.

 
Death 1884-06-05 LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, USA Death of Merchant, Iru
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Merchant, Samuel
Mother Humiston, Yemma
         Merchant, Iru

Families

    Family of Merchant, Iru and Bowell, Susan Evans
Married Wife Bowell, Susan Evans
  Children
  1. Merchant, Alexander
  2. Merchant, William
  3. Merchant, Nancy
  4. Merchant, Iru

Narrative

According to the black notebook from the Dale Gorden family, Iru Merchant had five children with his first wife, Elvira Seely: Harriet, Norman, George, Sarah Francis, and Elizabeth Wallace. His second wife was Susan Evans Bowell. His marriage date is listed as 3/1830 without specifying which wife is meant.

Pedigree

  1. Merchant, Samuel
    1. Humiston, Yemma
      1. Merchant, Iru
        1. Bowell, Susan Evans
          1. Merchant, Alexander
          2. Merchant, William
          3. Merchant, Nancy
          4. Merchant, Iru

Ancestors