Name: John Merriman 1 2 3 4
Birth: ABT 1614 in England
Death: BEF 10 NOV 1680 in Lancaster County, Virginia
Note: John and his brother James came to Virginia in 1635. He returned to England to marry Audrey Heynes, bringing her to Virginia in 1649. He purchased land in Lancaster County on 14 November 1649. He appears in the Tax Levy of 1654, with the notation "2 persons". His home was the site of one of the first divorce trials in the county on 6 August 1656, between the marriage of John and Mary Smith was voided. John was Constable and a Justice in Lancaster county in 1664, and Church Warden of St. Mary's Parish.|
Father: Thomas Merriman b: 1590 in Newbury, Berkshire, England
Mother: Alice Russell b: in England
Audrey Heynes b: ABT 1627 in England
- John Merriman b: in Lancaster County, Virginia
- William Merriman b: BEF 1652 in Lancaster County, Virginia
- Elizabeth Merriman b: ABT 1652 in Lancaster County, Virginia
- Charles Merryman b: 1657 in Lancaster County, Virginia
- Title: Merrymans (Merrimans) and Tracys (Traceys): Pioneer Community Builders....
Author: Elsie Howlett Tracy
Publication: La Jolla CA: E. H. Tracy, 1976
Page: pp. 1, 2
Text: "John Merriman".
- Title: Merryman Family
Author: Francis B. Culver
Publication: Maryland Historical Magazine. Vol. X . Baltimore: The Maryland Historical Society, 1915
Page: pp. 177- 178
Text: "John Merryman" died before "10 Nov., 1680".
- Title: Millennium File
Publication: Provo, UT: Heritage Consulting, 2003
Text: "John Merryman" born "est 1620" died "Bef 1680".
- Title: Maryland Genealogies
Publication: Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2008
Page: Vol. II, pp. 209- 210
Text: "John Merryman" died "prior to 1680".