Hugh Davis Merrill

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Hugh Davis Merrill
12th Lieutenant Governor of Alabama
In office
January 19, 1931 – January 14, 1935
Governor Benjamin M. Miller
Preceded by William C. Davis
Succeeded by Thomas E. Knight
Personal details
Born (1877-12-20)December 20, 1877
Died January 5, 1954(1954-01-05) (aged 76)
Political party Democratic

Hugh Davis Merrill (December 20, 1877 – January 5, 1954) was an American politician who served as the 12th Lieutenant Governor of Alabama from 1931 to 1935.

John Merrill, who serves as Secretary of State of Alabama, is a descendant.[1]


External links[edit]

  • Biography by the Alabama Department of Archives & History
Political offices
Preceded by
William C. Davis
Lieutenant Governor of Alabama
Succeeded by
Thomas E. Knight