Christian Myers

Maleabout 1798–

Brief Life History of Christian

When Christian Myers was born about 1798, in Abbottstown, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Ludwig Myers, was 42 and his mother, Catherine Margaret Erb, was 38.

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Ludwig Myers
1757–1829
Catherine Margaret Erb
1761–1802
Christian Myers
1777–1834
Andrew Myers
1785–
Valentine Myers
1787–
Christian Myers
1792–
Matilda Myers
1795–
Christian Myers
1798–
George Myers
1783–1809
Luisa Myers
1784–1829
Maria Magdalene Myers
1787–1849
Barnet Myers
1789–1866
Lydia Myers
1793–
Ludwig Meyer
1794–1829
Mary Myers
1795–
Daniel Myers
1796–1864
Peter Myers
1800–1884

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    World Events (3)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 2

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1803

    Age 5

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1810

    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries 1810: Adams, Pennsylvania, United States

    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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