Mary Myers

1 July 1817–18 April 1899 (Age 81)
Springfield Township, Mahoning, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Myers was born on 1 July 1817, in Springfield Township, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, her father, Michael Myers, was 36 and her mother, Susanna Stump, was 32. She married William Sheets about 1830. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Harrison Township, Van Wert, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 18 April 1899, in Van Wert, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Wren, Willshire Township, Van Wert, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Sheets
Mary Myers
Marriage: about 1830
Elizabeth Sheets
Susanna Sheets
Lydia Sheets
John Sheets
Catherine Sheets
Solomon Sheets
Adam C. Sheets

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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 2
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
Age 19
On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
Age 29
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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 (21)

  • Mary Sluls, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Sheets in household of William Sheets, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Sheets, "United States Census, 1870"

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