Victorian Football Association
Career: 1885 - 1887


1885 Merryman crossed from South Melbourne.
(The Carlton Story, H.Buggy and H.Bell p58.)

1885 Merriman was named in the Carlton Second Twenty team squad of 23 that played Daylesford at Daylesford on the Queen's Birthday Holiday.

1885 Merriman named as one of Carlton Reserves' better players in the drawn match against Essendon at Princes Oval on July 11th.
(The Argus)

1886 June 05
Merriman was named in the 24 man Carlton Second Twenty squad to play Fitzroy Second Twenty on Princes Oval.

1886 June 26
Merriman named as one of Carlton Reserves/Second Twenty's better players in the thrashing by North Park 6.22 to nil at Princes Oval.

1887 CFC Annual Report, Merriman/Merryman? scored 1 goal for the Reserves.

In 1878 there was a H. Merriman of 61 Cecil Street Emerald Hill (South Melbourne) who signed a Carlton Football Club petition handed to the Melbourne City Council asking for the council to provide a ground for the club.
Same person?

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