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Merriam
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Noble
Township Noble
Elevation 938 ft (286 m)
ZIP code 46701
FIPS code 18-48510
GNIS feature ID 439026

Merriam is an unincorporated community in Noble Township, Noble County, Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Merriam in 1853, and remained in operation until 1907. According to Ronald L. Baker, the name may honor Mason M. Merriam or a member of his family. Mason M. Merriam operated a local store in the 1840s.

Geography

Merriam is located at 41°17′14″N 85°26′04″W / 41.28722°N 85.43444°W / 41.28722; -85.43444.

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