Mercer Ernest M.[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1905 - 1988  (83 years)


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  • Name Mercer Ernest M. 
    Born 12 Jan 1905  , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    _FSFTID M4MD-FNM 
    _UID 99957FF9442C4781B150B2D9A811A50DD590 
    Died 5 Feb 1988  Colfax, Jasper, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Notes 
    • Ernest lived with his father on a farm in Arispie, Iowa on Highway 1 69. He
      later moved to Colfax. (Source: Marvin Mercer).
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      1910 Federal Census, Middlefork, Worth, Missouri

      Mercer, John M., head, male, white, age 31, married, married 6 years, born in Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Iowa, farmer.
      Mercer, Lela, wife, female, white, age 32, married, married 6 years, two children born, one child living; born Missouri, father born Iowa, mother born Illinois
      Mercer, Ernest, son, male, white, age 5, single, born Missouri, mother born Iowa, father born Missouri

      (living 2 houses away from brother, Walter Mercer).
      Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Middlefork, Worth, Missouri; Roll: T624_828; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 150; Image: 681.Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
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      1920 Federal Census
      Iowa, Ringgold, Liberty

      Mercer, John, head, male, white, age 41, married, can read and write, born Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Iowa, farmer.
      Mercer, Lelia, wife, female, white, age 42, married, can read and write, born Missouri, father born Iowa, mother born Illinois
      Mercer, Ernest M., son, male, white, age 14, single, attends school, can read and write, born Missouri, father born Iowa, mother born Missouri.

      Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Liberty, Ringgold, Iowa; Roll: T625_511; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 125; Image: 530.
      Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

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      1930 Federal Census, Washington, Ringgold, Iowa

      Mercer, Ernest M., Head, rents, lives on a farm, has a radio, male, white, age 25, married, age 23 at marriage, can read and write, born Missouri, father born Iowa, mother born Missouri, is a farmer
      Mercer, Florence, wife, female, white, age 23, married, age 21 at marriage, can read and write, born Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Iowa

      Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Washington, Ringgold, Iowa; Roll: 680; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 676.0.
      Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
      Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.

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      Social Security Death Index
      Name: Ernest M. Mercer
      Date of Birth: Thursday January 12, 1905
      Date of Death: Friday February 05, 1988
      Est. Age at death: 83 years, 24 days
      Last known residence:
      City: Colfax; Goddard; Green Castle; Valeria
      County: Jasper
      State: Iowa
      ZIP Code: 50054
      Social Security details:
      State of Issue: Iowa
      Number: 485-07-6240
      (source: www.genealogybank.com)
    Person ID I146  Petranek-Mercer
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 

    Father Mercer John Martin,   b. 23 Jul 1878, Clearfield, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1962, Colfax, Jasper, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Weigart Lelia,   b. 12 Dec 1878, Grant City, Worth, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Colfax, Jasper, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1904  Grant City, Worth, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John M Mercer & Lelia Weigart
    John M Mercer & Lelia Weigart
    Photos
    Mercer, Lelia - John - Inf Dau.
    Mercer, Lelia - John - Inf Dau.
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet

    Family Irving Florence C,   b. 10 May 1906, Washington, Ringgold, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1981, Colfax, Jasper, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1928  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mercer Leslie Irving,   b. 30 Jul 1930, Mount Ayr, Ringgold, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 2009, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S237] Ernest Mercer in household of John M Mercer, "United States Census, 1910".

    2. [S238] Earnest M Mercer in household of John Mercer, "United States Census, 1920".

    3. [S239] Earnest M Mercer, "United States Census, 1940".

    4. [S240] Ernest M Mercer, "United States Social Security Death Index".

    5. [S3] Social Security Death Index.


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