Timothy Wright Merritt

Timothy Wright Merritt
May 17, 1842 – May 10, 1904

Alternate Spelling:  Timothy W. Merritt, Timothy W. Meritt, Timothy W. Merrit
1860 Residence: Duplin County, NC

Military Record
March 20, 1862 – Enlisted at Duplin County, NC
9th North Carolina Regiment, Company I
also known as 1st North Carolina Cavalry, Company I
Rank: Private
October 19, 1863 – Wounded in right thigh at Buckland, VA &
was admitted to the hospital at Richmond, VA
November 13, 1863 – Furloughed for forty days
Present or Accounted for through December  1864

Parents
Abner Thomas Merritt 1817-1865
Mary Eliza ? 1822-1900

Siblings
Tillinghast Merritt 1841-1907          9th NC Co I
Lewis William Merritt 1844-1881        51st NC Co C
David James Merritt 1846-1918
Susan Mary Merritt 1847-1848
Margaret E. Merritt 1849-1850
Nancy Lou Merritt 1852-1883
Catherine Eliza Merritt 1853-1891
Benjamin Franklin Merritt 1857-1917
Ann Julia Merritt 1861
Robert Stewart Merritt 1863-1936
Alice Jackson Merritt 1865-1931

Wife
Terence O. Parish 1851-1921

Children
Anna J. Merritt 1870-1938
Flora Ella Merritt 1875-1927
Mary Mariah Merritt 1878-1910
Ida Seamore Merritt 1881-1959
Maury Ward Merritt 1884-1933
Bettie N. Merritt 1887
Minnie Lee Merritt 1888-1973

Burial
Watson Cemetery
Trinity Church Road
Magnolia, NC

Timothy Wright Merritt Grave

Timothy Wright Merritt Grave