Merit Sayre

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Merit Sayre, son of Abraham Sayre and Mehetabel Howell, was born at Southampton, Suffolk Co., New York, 20 September 1771.1,2

Merit married Susanna Wick, daughter of Zebulon Wick, before 29 December 1809.3,4,2
This person was last edited on9 Sep 2015


  1. [S171] George Rogers Howell, The Early History of Southampton L.I., New York with Genealogies. Revised, Corrected and Enlarged. Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons and Co., 2nd ed., 1887, 379 #212. CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of the Town of Southampton, New York (, 2007), further cited as History of Southampton.
  2. [S2010] Theodore M. Banta, Sayre Family: Lineage of Thomas Sayre: A Founder of Southampton (New York: De Vinne Press, 1901), 159, 405, further cited as Banta, Sayre Family.
  3. [S1984] Elizabeth R. Vanburen, Abstracts of Wills Recorded at Riverhead, Suffolk County, NY., 1933, 4. CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of Suffolk County, New York (, 2006), further cited as Vanburen, Abstracts of Wills of Suffolk Co.
  4. [S171] Howell, History of Southampton, 379 #218.
  5. [S2010] Banta, Sayre Family, 405.
  6. [S2010] Banta, Sayre Family, 406.