James Merrick was born 1612 in St. David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales to John Meyrick (1579-1650) and Dorothy Bishop (1570-1650) and died 2 April 1708 Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Margaret Merrick (1616-1708) 1648 in Massachusetts.

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Early Life[edit | edit source]

Not much is known on the early life of James Merrick, one of the four sons of John Meyrick (1579-1650) known to have immigrated in 1636 to Charlestown, Boston on the James.


Offspring of James Merrick and Margaret Merrick (1616-1708)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Merrick (1652-1657)
James Merrick (1654-1711)
Hannah Merrick (1657-1715)
Abigail Merrick (1658-)
Isaac Merrick (1665-1731)
Timothy Merrick (1666-1715)
Joseph Merrick (1667-1716)
Susanna Merrick (1670-)


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