Solomon W. Erman was b. in abt 1817 in Va. and died Sept. 1855 in St. Louis County, Missouri. His wife Nancy Ann Murphy was b. Sept 1819 in Wheeling, Ohio County, [now] West Va. and d. 13 Aug 1899 in St. Louis, Missouri. They had children John Wesley Erman [who m. Etta E. Schatzmann], Sarah Ann Erman [who m. James Allen Medley], George Washington Erman [who m. Mary Anna Ahern], Henry Clay Erman, Sr. [who. m. Theodora A. Rock], Mary Ellen Erman [who m. Andrew J. White, Sr.], and Solomon W. Erman [who m. Sallie D. Farrar]. I have evidence that connects Solomon W. Erman to parents Michael Earman [b. 1780 in York County, Pa. and d. bef 20 Mar 1865 in Rockingham County, Va.] and Maria Catharina Messerly [b. 6 Sept 1787 d. 1 Mar 1863 near Taylor Springs, Rockingham County, Va.]. Message me if you would like to exchange.