Thanks for answering so soon. Merritt is also my G,G,G grandfather. Merritt had four sons, Robert, Thomas (Tom), John, and William. Bill could also be William, and most likely is. Merritt had several daughters.Mary, Sarah, Louisa, Amenda, Louvena, and with a woman named Catherine, hadfour more daughters. Their names are Amanda, Lurena, Savannah, and Lular( or Lula). Thomas Andrew had four sons, their names are, George, Thomas Harlie, (my Dad), Gus, and John. I will give you the girls names next time.
James, would you give me your Dads name, grandfathers name and great grandfathers names, I would like to build them into my writing. Answer when you can, Always, a distant coulsin, Dave Mealer