Mary Arizona Myers

Female3 September 1887–24 May 1944

Brief Life History of Mary Arizona

When Mary Arizona Myers was born on 3 September 1887, in Gainesville, Ozark, Missouri, United States, her father, James M Myers, was 22 and her mother, Anna Harrington, was 28. She married James Charles Hoover on 3 November 1903, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Oklahoma, Kingman, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Winters Judicial Township, Yolo, California, United States in 1940. She died on 24 May 1944, at the age of 56, and was buried in Long, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States.

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James Charles Hoover
Mary Arizona Myers
Marriage: 3 November 1903
Otis Hoover
Josephine Hoover
Myrtle Alice Hoover
Henry James Hoover
Jessie Hoover
Wallace Hoover
Hollis Hoover
Opal Marie Hoover
Kenneth Hoover
Eugene "Gene" Hoover

Sources (10)

  • Mary Hoover in household of James S Hoover, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Arizona Myers Hoover, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary Myers in entry for Hollis Hoover, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 November 1903Iowa, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

    Age 1

    Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 3

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

    Age 16

    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    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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