When Martha Harriet Myers was born on 27 August 1888, in Meridian, Bosque, Texas, United States, her father, John Lewis Myers, was 44 and her mother, Harriet Adeline Clark, was 40. She married Robert Young Patterson in 1908, in Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Hunter Township, Tillman, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Winslow Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died on 4 October 1971, in Gravette, Benton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Decatur, Benton, Arkansas, United States.
Irish (Tipperary, Limerick and Waterford): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Meidhir ‘descendant of Meidhir’, with post-medieval excrescent -s. Meidhir is a personal name based on meidhir ‘mirth’.
English (northern): variant of Myer , with post-medieval excrescent -s.
English (northern): habitational name from one or more of the minor placenames derived from Middle English mire ‘marsh’ (Old Norse mýrr) in the plural form, such as Melmerby Mire in Melmerby, or Mires in Docker (both Cumbria).
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