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Marriage: Children:
  1. Susanah Merrill: Birth: ABT 1725.

  2. Catharine Merrill: Birth: ABT 1725.

  3. Philip Merrill: Birth: 1726/1727.

  4. Nicholas Merrill: Birth: ABT 1728.

  5. Mary Merrill: Birth: 1731/1731.

  6. Elizabeth Merrill: Birth: ABT 1733.

  7. Neltie Merrill: Birth: 1734/1735.

a. Note:   r (Backer), he was named for his mother Sarah Wells father, his grandfather, Philip Welles of Tysoe Parish,Warwickshire,England.
  Dutch-Colonies List, Oct 2001. Abstracts of Wills Vol III 1730-1744, pages 293 & 294 : Page 373.--In the name of God, Amen, April 18, 1739. I, Philip Merell, of Staten Island, being in perfect health. I leave to my wife Elizabeth all my estate durng her widowhood. I leave to my eldest son, Philip, £25. To my son Nicholas, £25. After my wife's decease, and after payment of debts and funeral charges, I leave all the rest to my children, Philip, Nicholas, Susanah, Catharine, Elizabeth, Mary and Neltie. I make my wife and my brother, Richard Merell, executors. Witnesses, Jan Ral, Greessie Vander Schuren, Elizabeth Beack. Proved, April 18, 1740.
  Ibid, Wayne. Philip was the son of Richard Merell and Susanna (Wells). He was 28 years of age in the 1706-1709 Staten Island Census. He married Elizabeth Baker, daughter of Nicholas Baker and Tryntje Croesen.
  Staten Island Census Records 1706-1709. Meril Elisabeth 2 36 woman; Merill Susana 2 37 woman; Merill Richard 63 2 40 man; Merill Philip 28 2 41 man; Meril John 21 2 42 man; Merill Richard 26 2 43 man; Meril Thomas 17 2 44 man.
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