Edith L Myers

FemaleMay 1882–

Brief Life History of Edith L

When Edith L Myers was born in May 1882, in Monroe Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Valentine L Myers, was 34 and her mother, Mary Etta Waite, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Valentine L Myers
1847–1920
Mary Etta Waite
1857–1938
Bertin G Myers
1876–1937
Ivy Luella Myers
1878–
Chloe Bertha Myers
1880–1916
Edith L Myers
1882–
Nest M Myers
1883–
Samuel Sirwell Myers
1886–1947
Marie N Myers
1893–
Gladys M Myers
1897–1929
Velma U Myers
1899–1912
Colburn Loraine Meyers
1903–1972

Sources (2)

  • Edith L Myers in household of Valentine Myers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edith L Myers in household of Valentine L Myers, "United States Census, 1900"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (10)

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 23

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

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).

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

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