Anna Myers

12 July 1801–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Myers was born on 12 July 1801, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Myers, was 45 and her mother, Anna Little Loewen, was 33.

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Family Time Line

John Myers
1756–1800
Anna Little Loewen
1768–1854
Mary Myers
1782–1794
Phebe Myers
1785–
James Miers
1791–
Charlotte Myers
1793–1809
Elizabeth Myers
1794–1805
Jacob Myers
1795–
Anna Myers
1801–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 34

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

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 (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Ann Myers -

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