George Merson

M, #7979, b. before 24 September 1833
     George Merson was born before 24 September 1833. He was baptized on 24 September 1833 at Parish of Fordyce, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Merson and Mary Smith. George Merson was a fisherman. He married Ann Goodbrand.
He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 32 Sandend, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Merson, head; Ann Merson, wife; Maryann Merson, daughter; Georgina Merson, daughter; Maryann Hay, servant.2

Children of George Merson and Ann Goodbrand


  1. [S6758] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "George Merson, male. Christening: 24 SEP 1833 Fordyce, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Merson. Mother: Mary Smith."
  2. [S6757] 1861, Scottish Census, "George Merson, head, married, male, age 27, born in Banffshire, Fordyce, fisherman, resident at 32 Village of Sandend."