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Thomas Emery Merrill Edit Profile

army officer.

Thomas Emery Merrill, American army officer. Member American Theosophical Society.

Background

Merrill, Thomas Emery was born on June 1, 1875 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Son of William Emery and Margaret Ellen (Spencer) Merrill.

Education

Student Washington and Lee University, 1891-1894. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1898.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant artillery, 1898. Promoted through the grades to brigadier general, 1933. Served through Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, Pershing Expedition into Mexico and World War.

Retired from active service, June 30, 1939.

Membership

Member American Theosophical Society.

Connections

Married Mary Ryan Malone, September 2, 1930. Children: Marian, Jean.

father:
William Emery Merrill

mother:
Margaret Ellen (Spencer) Merrill

spouse:
Mary Ryan Malone

children:
Marian Merrill

Jean Merrill