I would like to correspond with anyone researching these names, McLennan Co. Texas: MERRITT, TATE, HATCHER, HARRISON and ROBBINS.
Marcus MERRITT (son of James Merritt) was born about 1872 in Tennessee, possibly Wilson Co, died Dec. 25, 1928 McLennan Co Tx. He married Carrie HATCHER born April 27, 1870 Nashville, Tenn died Aug 19, 1939 Waco, McLennan Co Tx. Marcus and Carrie had two sons, Johnny Merritt and Lee Merritt.
Carrie was the daughter of William M. HATCHER born 1844 Wilson Co Tenn. died June 21, 1922 McLennan Co Tx. buried at Elk Cemetery McLennan Co Tx. married to Sarah Mary? Johnson, children were James Harris Hatcher, Carrie Hatcher, Junius Hatcher, Dovie Hatcher, and Earnest Hatcher.
William Eugene HARRISON was born about 1867 place unknown died 1931 buried Greenwood Cemetery Waco, McLennan Co Tx. married Mollie ROBBINS born Jan 26, 1875 place unknown died Dec 13, 1900 Waco buried at Greenwood Cemetery. Buried next to William is his mother Mrs. Z.A. Harrison. William married second to Molly Allen. Children of William were Elmer, Bessie, Howard, Ted, Eugene, Lloyd and Mildred.
I hope to hear from someone researching these people! Thanks!