Beulah Marble Quarry Beulah Historical Society
He married his wife, Louise Lu Davis in 1879 in Urbana, Illinois. They had four children, and one on the way when Merritt was killed in the marble quarry. His wife moved to Florence afer his death, and later re-married. Merrit Arledge born 10-15-1856 was killed at the Beulah Marble Quarry very early on in operations on March 22, 1894.