Robert Burdett Myers

27 March 1916–22 October 1973 (Age 57)
Cowansville, East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Burdett

When Robert Burdett Myers was born on 27 March 1916, in Cowansville, East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles Robert Myers, was 28 and his mother, Jesse Florence Allen, was 24. He lived in East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 22 October 1973, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Charles Robert Myers
1887–1947
Jesse Florence Allen
1891–1979
Carrie Ida Minerva Myers
1908–1984
Helen Mae Myers
1909–1991
Charles Allen Myers
1911–1948
George Edgar Myers
1912–1993
Wilda Leora Myers
1914–1951
Robert Burdett Myers
1916–1973
Vadabelle " Betty" Myers
1918–1978
Marion Casper Myers
1920–1983
Norma Jean Myers
1923–2006
Lois Gladene Myers
1925–2020
Gertrude Rose Myers
1927–2017

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1917
Age 1
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War
Age 1
Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1932
Age 16
Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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.

Possible Related Names

Myres
Miers
Miars
Mires
Myer

Sources (6)

  • Burdette Myers in household of Charles Myers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Burdette Myers, "Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Robert B Myers in household of Charles R Myers, "United States Census, 1920"

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