Mildred E Myers

24 January 1894–3 December 1974 (Age 80)
Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mildred E

When Mildred E Myers was born on 24 January 1894, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States, her father, Hector H Meyers, was 28 and her mother, Emma Cherry, was 26. She married Willard Arthur Fisk on 1 September 1910, in Vernon, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 3 December 1974, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hazelwood Cemetery, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willard Arthur Fisk
Mildred E Myers
Marriage: 1 September 1910
Jack Arthur Fisk

Spouse and Children

1 September 1910
Vernon, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Hector H Meyers


    Emma Cherry




    Ester Myers



    Grace Elolia Myers


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Mayer 1, i.e. ‘son of the mayor’.2 English: patronymic from mire ‘physician’ ( see Myer 1).3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Midhir, probably a variant of Ó Meidhir ‘mayor’ ( see Mayer 1).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mildred Myers in household of Hector Myers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mildred E Myers in household of Hector Myers, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mildred Walker in household of Paul V Walker, "United States Census, 1930"

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