Mary Myers

1859–
Orange, Texas, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Myers was born in 1859, in Orange, Texas, United States, her father, Reese Allen Myers, was 34 and her mother, Pamelia Burrell, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Reese Allen Myers
1825–1900
Pamelia Burrell
1828–
Francis Cisero Myers
1847–1927
Daniel Allen Myers
1848–1906
George Myers
1852–
Lydia Myers
1854–1913
Susan Myers
1854–
Walter Myers
1857–
Mary Myers
1859–
Louvina Myers
1865–1938
Emma Myers
1867–1933
Emaline Myers
1867–1938

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World Events (3)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 2

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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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