Emily Myers

about 1853–
Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of Emily

When Emily Myers was born about 1853, in Montgomery, New York, United States, her father, Carlisle Robinson Myers , UA, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Ann Pettit, was 19. She lived in Jeffersonville, Montgomery, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Carlisle Robinson Myers , UA
Nancy Ann Pettit
Emily Myers
Mary Bell Myers
Sarah Alice "Sallie" Myers
Asa William Myers
James R. Myers
Julia Ann Myers
PVT Carlyle Robinson Marion Myers , USA

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+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 8

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Age 13

Historical Boundaries - 1866: Montgomery, Kentucky, United States

Age 33

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Emily J Myers in household of C R Myers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emma Myers in household of C R Myers, "United States Census, 1880"

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