Ralph C. Merriman, popular assistant cashier of the Peoples National Bank of Wellsville, was born at New Brighton,
Pa., Dec. 5, 1898, and is the son of Harry M. and Beulah H. (Carnegie) Merriman.
Harry M. Merriman, deceased, was born at Bridgewater, Pa., and at an early date removed to New Brighton, where
he worked at his trade as a glass cutter. He died at Beaver, Pa., Jan. 27, 1919, and his wife died Dec. 26, 1905.
Mr. Merriman was a Republican, a member of the Methodist Church, and the Masonic Lodge and Elks. Mr. and Mrs. Merriman
had one son, Ralph C., the subject of this sketch.
Ralph C. Merriman received his education in the public and high schools of Wellsville, where he was graduated in
1917 and attended Allegheny College, Meadville, Pa. He has since been identified with the Peoples National Bank
and has been serving in his present capacity as assistant cashier since 1922.
Mr. Merriman volunteered for service during the World War and served with the Student Army Training Corps. He was
discharged Dec. 21, 1918.
Politically, Mr. Merriman is a Republican. He holds membership in the Methodist Church, the Independent Order of
Odd Fellows, Knights of Pythias, Masonic and Elk lodges. He is one of Columbiana County's best known young men
and is deservedly popular with his many friends and acquaintances.
History of Columbiana County, Ohio
By: Harold B. Barth
Historical Publishing Company
Columbiana County, Ohio Biographies
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