Gilbert Merritt and his wife Lucy Westcott emigrated to Ontario in 1828/29 from NS. They and 6 children settled in Kent Cty. with one daughter settling in Elgin Cty. The children were Chloe b. 1811 married Samuel Anderson, Elgin Cty., Nathaniel b. 1813 married Susan Arnold, Kent Cty., John b. 1816 married Sarah Ann Nichols, Kent Cty, James b. 1820 married Rebecca Blackburn,Kent Cty., Lucy Ann b. 1823 married Peter Arnold,Kent Cty., William b. 1825 married Elizabeth Best,Kent Cty., and Sarah Jane b. 1826 married Washington Best, Kent Cty. I would like to find descendents of this family to fill in the blanks of my research. Any help appreciated.