Lula Elizabeth Myers

Female31 January 1907–13 July 1987

Brief Life History of Lula Elizabeth

When Lula Elizabeth Myers was born on 31 January 1907, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, her father, Alvin Scott Myers, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Ada Williams, was 27. She married Gurney Ray Kindley Sr. on 30 March 1929, in Concord Township, Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Tabernacle Township, Randolph, North Carolina, United States in 1910. She died on 13 July 1987, in Asheboro, Randolph, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Asheboro Township, Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gurney Ray Kindley Sr.
1908–1987
Lula Elizabeth Myers
1907–1987
Marriage: 30 March 1929
Pauline Kindley
1930–
Gurney Ray Kindley Jr.
1932–
Betty Lou Kindley
1934–2015

Sources (23)

  • Lula E Myres im Haushalt von Alvin S Myres, „United States Census, 1910“
  • Lula Myers, "North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979"
  • Lula Myers Kindley, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 March 1929Concord Township, Randolph, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 1

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    1918 · Fort Bragg Established

    Age 11

    Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

    1929

    Age 22

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    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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