- Birth Date
- 23 July 1821
- Death Date
and family. Husband of Martha Ann Condit Rockwell; brother of Orrin Porter Rockwell. Merritt died in San Jose, California, USA.
- Age at Departure: 28
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census, Weber County.
- Edward Hunter and Robert Campbell letter to Brigham Young, 17 July 1850.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 11.
- Martha S. Heywood reminiscences, undated, Journal, 1850 January-1856 August.
- Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register.
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852" in Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.