Emery Myers

25 February 1832–7 November 1874 (Age 42)
Trumbull, Ohio, United States

The Life of Emery

When Emery Myers was born on 25 February 1832, in Trumbull, Ohio, United States, his father, Frederick Myers, was 37 and his mother, Catharine Welker, was 36. He married Dora M Lyons Myers on 21 March 1861, in Williams, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Amboy Township, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 7 November 1874, in Boardman Township, Kalkaska, Michigan, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in South Boardman, Kalkaska, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emery Myers
Dora M Lyons Myers
Marriage: 21 March 1861
John Walter Myers
Effe Adelle Myers Sexton

Spouse and Children

21 March 1861
Williams, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Myers


    Catharine Welker






    Elizabeth Meyers


    Mary Myers


    Solomon Myers


    Miss Myers


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 4

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 14

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 (3)

  • Emery Myers, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emery Myers in entry for John W. Myers and Lizzie Clark, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Emery Myers, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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