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Subject: Harriet Merriman-Eslick
Author: Gloria Craig
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2001
Classification: Query
Surnames: MERRIMAN, ESLICK, Edwards

Family story is Harriet Merriman was Apache. She married Beaden Eslick, year unknown, believed to be in Oklahoma, daughter Myrtle Lee Bell Eslick born Jan. 16, 1893 in Indian Territory, married Christopher Columbus Edwards. Myrtle died May 12, 1996, age 103, in Russellville, Arkansas. Her children were Samuel Beadon Edwards, Charles A. Edwards, Hazel Edwards and Daisy Edwards. Looking for information on Harriet and Beaden, and information and proof of indian heritage for Beaden and Harriet. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thanks