|Born|| 2LI360's, 370's?|
2410's?, 2420's? AL
|First Appearance||The MasterHarper of Pern|
Merelan was born near Pierie Hold, a minor hold in Southern Boll. Her father's name was Roblyn. Her mother's name is unknown. She came to the Harper Hall in the Turn 390 of the Second Long Interval (2447 AL), and almost immediately fell in love with Petiron, whom she later married.