Sampson Myers

11 February 1915–1969 (Age 53)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sampson

Sampson Myers was born on 11 February 1915, in Pennsylvania, United States as the son of John Myers and Laura Coleman. He married Blanche Irene Heller on 18 September 1939, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Hollenback Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died in 1969, in Mountain Top, Fairview Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Mountain Top, Fairview Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sampson Myers
1915–1969
Blanche Irene Heller
1918–2000
Marriage: 18 September 1939
Donald Myers
1940–2020
David L Myers
1952–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 September 1939
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(2)

    Donald Myers

    Male1940–2020Male

    Male1952–2014Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Myers

    Male1875–1935Male

    Laura Coleman

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(8)

    Edward William Myers Sr

    Male1907–1977Male

    Mae Myers

    Female1911–Female

    Lydia Myers

    Female1913–1975Female

    Male1915–1969Male

    Calvin Myers

    Male1917–1994Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931

Age 16

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Sampson Meyers in household of John Meyers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Samson S Myers in household of John Myers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Samson Myers, "United States Census, 1940"

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