Pliny Merrick Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1814. Studied law under Levi Lincoln, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Bar, 1817; member Massachusetts Legislature, 1827. District attorney Worcester and Norfolk counties, Massachusetts, 1832-1843. Editor National Aegis, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Judge Massachusetts Court of Common Pleas, 1843-1848, 51-53. President Worcester Nashua R.R., 1848-1850. Defense counsel for Professor John White Webster, tried for murder of Doctor George Parkman, 1850.
Judge Massachusetts Supreme Court, 1853-1864.
Member Massachusetts Legislature, 1827.
Married Mary Rebecca Thomas, May 23, 1821, no children.