Benjamin was born at Nine Partners, Charlotte Precinct, Dutchess Co., NY, on 21 June 1777. He was the son of NehemiahMerrittJr. and PhebeWing. He married ThankfulScott at Troy, Rensselaer, NY, on 3 October 1800. He died at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, on 4 July 1854.
His body was interred at Quaker Hill, Dutchess, NY. Daniel was born on 23 July 1738. He was the son of NehemiahMerritt and DinahHopkins. He married HannahWing at The Oblong, Dutchess, NY, on 23 December 1761. He died at Quaker Hill, Dutchess, NY, in 1805.
Deborah was unmarried. Deborah was born at Queensbury (now Glens Falls), Charlotte, Co. (now Warren), New York, circa 1769. She was the daughter of IchabodMerritt and SarahWing. She died on 6 March 1820.