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MERCEREAU (Soundex M626) — See also CERECEDO, CEREZO, CIRCERO, DEVEREAUX, ENFORCER, EREAUT, LAMEREAUX, MERCEIN, MERCER, MEREAUX, MERSEREAU, METEREAU, MONDEREAU.

  MERCEREAU: See also John Garrison Mersereau
  Mercereau, Edward Casterline (1828-1896) — also known as Edward C. Mercereau — of Union (now part of Endicott), Broome County, N.Y. Born in Union (now part of Endicott), Broome County, N.Y., September 22, 1828. Member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1865; postmaster. Died in Union (now part of Endicott), Broome County, N.Y., 1896 (age about 67 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Endicott, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Henry C. Mercereau (1800-1877) and Catherine (Bartholomew) Mercereau (1809-1880); married to Sarah Marie Keeler (1825-1902); nephew of John Garrison Mersereau; grandson of Joshua Daniel Mercereau; great-grandson of Joshua Mersereau (1728-1804); first cousin twice removed of Jacob Mersereau, Paul Mersereau and Peter Mersereau (1788-1879); first cousin thrice removed of David Mersereau; second cousin once removed of Joshua Mersereau (1804-1882); third cousin once removed of Cornelius Mersereau.
  Political family: Mersereau family of Staten Island, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mercereau, Joshua Daniel (1759-1857) — also known as Joshua Mercereau; Joshua Mersereau, Jr. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., June 8, 1759. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1801-02. Died in Tioga County, Pa., January 20, 1857 (age 97 years, 226 days). Interment at Presho Cemetery, Lindley, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Joshua Mersereau (1728-1804) and Sophia (LaGrange) Mersereau (1733-1770); married to Dinah Garretson (1769-1822); father of John Garrison Mersereau; grandfather of Edward Casterline Mercereau; first cousin of Jacob Mersereau, Paul Mersereau and Peter Mersereau (1788-1879); first cousin once removed of David Mersereau and Joshua Mersereau (1804-1882); second cousin once removed of Cornelius Mersereau; second cousin four times removed of Claude Middleton Mersereau.
  Political family: Mersereau family of Staten Island, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


MERCHANT (Soundex M625) — See also ARCHANGELO, ARCHANGELSKY, BRCHAN, CHANT, CHANTE, CHANTELLE, CHANTI, DECHANT, KINCHANT, MARCHAND, MARCHANT, MCCATHERN, RECHTMAN, SCHANTZ.

  MERCHANT: See also Merchant Billington — Harold Dunstan Clum — Merchant B. Hall — Merchant W. Huxford — William Merchant Richardson — Albert Rozell
  Merchant, Cortez — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Harriet — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Merchant, James W. — American candidate for Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Merchant, Joseph W. — of Madison County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; member of New York state assembly from Madison County 1st District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Julia B. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Merchant, L. J. — of St. Joseph, Berrien County, Mich. Postmaster at St. Joseph, Mich., 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Livingston Tallmadge (1903-1976) — also known as Livingston T. Merchant — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 23, 1903. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1956-58, 1961-62. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in 1976 (age about 72 years). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Merchant, Lorenzo D. — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1894-95. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Milton F. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Mona H. — of Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Merchant, Monisha M. — of Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Merchant, Pamela K. — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state senate 7th District, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Merchant Prince of Salem: See David Pingree
  Merchant, Ray — Republican. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 65th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Merchant, Raymond D. — of Granville, Licking County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948 (alternate), 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Reuben — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Sharon J. (b. 1963) — of Florida. Born in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., August 30, 1963. Republican. Member of Florida state house of representatives 83rd District, 1993-. Female. Episcopalian. Still living as of 1999.
  Merchant, Silas — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, T. C. — of Madison, Madison County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Mrs. W. C. N. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, W. T. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, Washington B. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at New Orleans, La., 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Merchant, William Alfred (1862-1932) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Alexandria, Va., January 13, 1862. Honorary Vice-Consul for Spain in Charleston, S.C., 1897-98. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., January 16, 1932 (age 70 years, 3 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Married to Henrietta Cathcart (1877-1963).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


MERCIER (Soundex M626) — See also ARCIERI, CARCIERI, CIMMERER, FORCIER, KAMERCIA, MERCER.

  Mercier, David J. — of Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mercier, Edmund — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Plainfield, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Mercier, George — of Utah. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Utah, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Mercier, Laurence J. — of Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 2nd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mercier, Leland A. — of Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Fredericktown, Mo., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mercier, Leon N. — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plainfield; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
Paul B. Mercier Mercier, Paul B. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 1st District, 1936-37; defeated (Republican), 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Mercier, Pierre J. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Green. Candidate for New York state assembly 8th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Mercier, Wilhelmina — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


MERCK (Soundex M620) — See also ERCK, MCKREE, MECK, MENCK, MERCKE, MORCK.

  Merck, Albert W. — of Morris County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly District 10-A, 1972-73; defeated, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Merck, Friedricke — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Artist; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
George W. Merck Merck, George W. (1894-1957) — of West Orange, Essex County, N.J.; Rupert, Bennington County, Vt. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 29, 1894. Republican. Chemist; president (1925-49) and chairman (1949-57), Merck & Co., pharmaceutical makers; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1948; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1956. Suffered a cerebral hemorrhage, and died the next day, in Orange Memorial Hospital, Orange, Essex County, N.J., November 9, 1957 (age 63 years, 225 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Merck and Friedrike (Schenck) Merck; married, September 22, 1917, to Josephine Carey Wall (divorced); married 1926 to Serena Stevens.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Time Magazine, August 18, 1952


MERCKE (Soundex M620) — See also BERCKEFELDT, BURCKES, GERCKENHEIMER, HURCKES, MARCKEL, MECKE, MECKER, MERCK, STARCKE, STURCKE.

  Mercke, Faith P. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 2008, 2012 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2012.


MERCOGLIANO (Soundex M622) — See also COGLE, COGLEY, FOGLIA, GAGLIANO, GIUNCHIGLIANI, GUAGLIANONE, MASSOGLIA, MERCOLINO, MERCORELLA, MIGLIANO, OGLIASAIN, PUGLIANO, QUAGLIANO, RICIGLIANO, SCIGLIANO, TAGLIANETTI.

  Mercogliano, Louis R. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1966, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


MERCOLINO (Soundex M624) — See also ARCOLINE, ARDOLINO, CIOLINO, COLIN, COLINETTE, ERCOLE, FASOLINO, FURCOLO, MARCALLINO, MERCOGLIANO, MERCORELLA, MOLINO, NICOLIN, NICOLINA, NICOLINI, PAOLINO, ROSOLINO, SCOLINOS, STROFFOLINO.

  Mercolino, Patrick V. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1927. Burial location unknown.


MERCORELLA (Soundex M626) — See also CORCORAN, COREL, CORELL, MARCARELLI, MERCOGLIANO, MERCOLINO, MORELLA, ORELLANA, PECORELLI, STORELLA.

  Mercorella, Anthony J. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1966-72 (93rd District 1966, 85th District 1967-72). Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Sons of Italy; Knights of Columbus; Catholic War Veterans. Still living as of 1972.
  Relatives: Married to Marie DeLucia.


MERCUR (Soundex M626) — See also CRUMMER, ERCURIES, MARKER, MCRUER, MERCER, MERCURE, MERCURI, MERCURIO, MERCURY.

  Mercur, James Watts — also known as James W. Mercur — of Wallingford, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912; Washington candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 9th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mercur, Rodney A. — of Towanda, Bradford County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Mercur, Ulysses (1818-1887) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1818. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1865-72; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1883-87; died in office 1887. Died June 6, 1887 (age about 68 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


MERCURE (Soundex M626) — See also ARCURE, CURE, CURETON, ERCURIES, KOCUREK, LECUREAUX, LESCURE, MARKER, MERCUR, MERCURI, MERCURIO, MERCURY, MONCURE, VUCUREVICH.

  Mercure, Thomas E. — Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District; elected 2009. Still living as of 2009.


MERCURI (Soundex M626) — See also ARCURI, CURIE, CURIEL, DEMURCURIO, ERCURIES, MARCHIORO, MERCUR, MERCURE, MERCURIO, MERCURY.

  Mercuri, Maria — of Cheswick, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


MERCURIO (Soundex M626) — See also ARCURI, BUONAUGURIO, CURIE, CURIEL, DEMURCURIO, ERCURIES, LURIO, MARCHIORO, MAURIOCOURT, MERCUR, MERCURE, MERCURI, MERCURY, URION.

  Mercurio, Joseph M. — of New Jersey. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Mercurio, Linda A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Mercurio, Margaret M. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Mercurio, Tony — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Mercurio, Vincent A. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


MERCURY (Soundex M626) — See also CURY, ERCURIES, MARCHIORO, MERCUR, MERCURE, MERCURI, MERCURIO.

  Mercury, James — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Farmer-Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


MERDES (Soundex M632) — See also DEMERS, DEMMERS, GERDES, HEIMERDINGER, MARDIS, MAROUDAS, MEDES, MENDES, MERDINGER, MORDES, SHELMERDINE, WERDES, WILMERDING.

  Merdes, Ed — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


MERDINGER (Soundex M635) — See also DINGER, HARDINGE, HARDINGER, HEIMERDINGER, INGER, MEDINGER, MERDES, NORDINGER, SHELMERDINE, WILMERDING.

  Merdinger, Brainard G. — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 11th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


MEREAUX (Soundex M620) — See also DEVEREAUX, EREAUT, LAMEREAUX, MERAUX, MERCEREAU, MERRICKS, MERSEREAU, METEREAU, MONDEREAU, MOREAUX.

  Mereaux, L. A. — of St. Bernard, St. Bernard Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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