Walter Meyer1

M, b. circa 1908
     Walter Meyer was born circa 1908 at Floyd Co. (probably), IA.1 He was the son of Carl John Edward Meyer and Katherina A. Mueller.1

Citations

  1. [S1931] 1910 Federal Census, Floyd County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 402; FHL #1374415.

Wendell Ernest Meyer1

M, b. 10 September 1912, d. 24 August 1991
     Wendell Ernest Meyer was born on 10 September 1912 at Iowa.1 He was the son of Ernest August Meyer and Edith May Bell.1 Wendell Ernest Meyer died on 24 August 1991 at age 78 dates per SSDI.

Citations

  1. [S1927] 1920 Federal Census, Chickasaw County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 482.

Wilbur Meyer

M, d. 1979
     Wilbur Meyer married Mary Schwab, daughter of Wilhelm Schwab and Emma Rumpf. Wilbur Meyer died in 1979.

Child of Wilbur Meyer and Mary Schwab

William August Meyer

M, b. 23 January 1887, d. 25 November 1947
     William August Meyer was born on 23 January 1887 at Iowa. He was the son of Conrad Meyer and Elizabeth Mary Brenneisen. William August Meyer married Mary Effie Tollie, daughter of James Henry Tollie and Glencora Elizabeth Frazee, on 5 September 1912 at New Hampton, Chickasaw Co., IA. William August Meyer lived on 22 April 1930 at Niles Twp., Floyd Co., IA.1 He died on 25 November 1947 at Charles City, Floyd Co., IA, at age 60 OBITUARY:

William A. Meyer was born January 23, 1887, in Floyd County to Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Meyer. He was baptized shortly after his birth and at about the age of fourteen was confirmed in the Lutheran Church in Bassett.

In his young manhood he worked in the Dakotas and also spent some time in Canada and then farmed in Floyd and Chickasaw counties. In late years he was employed by the Sherman Nursery Company where he passed away very suddenly while at work on November 25, 1947.

On September 5, 1912, Mr. Meyer was married to Effie Tolle in New Hampton.

One of the seven children born to this union died in infancy, the others survive their father as does the widow, who resides in this community. Following are the sons and daughters--Blanche, now Mrs. Alvin Bortz, of Rudd, Ia. Byron Meyer, of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Irene, now Mrs. Melvin Virchow of Charles City. Refa, now Mrs. Loran Essman of Lennox, So. Dak. Delmer Meyer of the United States Navy. Edna, now Mrs. Lyle Jacobson of Lennox, So. Dak.

Also, three grandchildren survive, Donald Bortz, Lorna Faye Essman, and Karen Meyer.

He also leaves one sister, Mrs. Mary Olvera of Houston, Texas, and three brothers, Carl Meyer of Charles City and Ernest and Henry Meyer of Bassett.

Funeral services were held Monday, December 1, at the Hauser Funeral Home with Mrs. Walter Fritschel officiating. He was laid to rest in the Oakwood cemetery at Floyd.



ANOTHER NEWSPAPER CLIPPING:

DEATH CLAIMS W. A. MEYER

William A. Meyer, 60, an employee of the Sherman Nursery company for eleven and a half years, died suddenly while at work at the nursery yesterday afternoon following a heart attack.

Mr. Meyer was assisting in the cutting of evergreen trees when he collapsed, a physician and an ambulance were summoned but Mr. Meyer succumbed soon after the attack. He had been a life long resident of this county, living for many years near Bassett. He had lived in Charles City for several years at 610 1/2 Kelly St.

Mr. Meyer is survived by his wife, Effie Meyer, who is at present convalescing at the Cedar Valley hospital following major surgery and the following children: Mrs. Blanche Bortz, of Rudd; Byron Meyer of Tuscaloosa, Ala; Mrs. Irene Virchow of Charles City; Mrs. Refa Essman and Mrs. Edna Jacobson both of Lennox, S. D; and Delmar Meyer in the navy. Also surviving are three grandchildren and three brothers and a sister.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete, but will be held at the Hauser funeral home either the latter part of this week or early next week.

Children of William August Meyer and Mary Effie Tollie

Citations

  1. [S1930] 1930 Federal Census, Floyd County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 655; FHL #2340390.
  2. [S1927] 1920 Federal Census, Chickasaw County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 482.

William Smith Meyer

M, b. March 1862
     William Smith Meyer was born in March 1862 at New York.1 He married Luella Izola Miller on 6 May 1884 at Crawford Co., OH.

Child of William Smith Meyer and Luella Izola Miller

Citations

  1. [S575] 1900 Federal Census, Richland County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1317; FHL #1241317.

Willy Meyer

M, b. 20 September 1879
     Willy Meyer was born on 20 September 1879 at Zabern, Alsace. He was the son of Karl Meyer and Hedwig Munzinger.

Wilma Marie Meyer1

F, b. circa April 1918
     Wilma Marie Meyer was born circa April 1918 at Bassett, Chickasaw Co. (probably), IA.1 She was the daughter of Ernest August Meyer and Edith May Bell.1

Citations

  1. [S1927] 1920 Federal Census, Chickasaw County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 482.

Dr. Med. Wolfgang Karl-August Meyer

M, b. 23 December 1933, d. 23 September 1986
     Occupation: Arzt in Esenhausen am Bodensee. Dr. Med. Wolfgang Karl-August Meyer was born on 23 December 1933 at Krefeld, Germany. He was the son of Carl-Hans Meyer and Maria Emma Elsbeth Munzinger. Dr. Med. Wolfgang Karl-August Meyer died on 23 September 1986 at Überlingen at age 52.

Meyer

M, b. 5 October 1948, d. 5 October 1948
     Meyer died on 5 October 1948. He was born on 5 October 1948. He was the son of Rev. Byron Melvin Meyer and Arlene Marian Sahlbom. Meyer was buried, cremated, ashes buried with his father in 1986.

Amos Negley Meyers

M, b. 27 May 1824, d. 27 September 1825
     Amos Negley Meyers was born on 27 May 1824 at Springfield Twp., York Co., PA. He was the son of Elder John Kauffman Meyer and Barbara Negley. Amos Negley Meyers died on 27 September 1825 at Springfield Twp., York Co., PA, at age 1.

Anna Meyers

F, b. 23 October 1823, d. 23 July 1868
     Anna Meyers was born on 23 October 1823 at Forestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine. Anna Meyers married John Garber on 24 January 1841. Anna Meyers died on 23 July 1868 at age 44.

Benjamin Meyers

M, b. 15 April 1808, d. 10 February 1846
     Benjamin Meyers was born on 15 April 1808 at Forrestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. He was the son of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine. Benjamin Meyers married Mary Hoover on 1 May 1828. Benjamin Meyers married Catherine Fattig on 10 March 1836. Benjamin Meyers died on 10 February 1846 at age 37.

Catharine Meyers

F, b. 10 April 1810, d. 23 September 1893
     Catharine Meyers was born on 10 April 1810 at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA. She died on 23 September 1893 at Smith Twp., Whitley Co., IN, at age 83. She was buried in September 1893 at Eel River Cemetery, Dunn Mill, Allen Co., IN, Findagrave #45687219.

Child of Catharine Meyers

Catherine Meyers

F, b. 26 March 1813
     Catherine Meyers was born on 26 March 1813 at Forrestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine.

Charles E. Meyers

M, b. 20 June 1881, d. 18 August 1912
     Charles E. Meyers was born on 20 June 1881 at Indiana.1 He married Amelia Ernestiena Porath, daughter of August Friedrich Porath and Wilhelmine Charlotte Gruenewald, on 2 December 1905 at Taylor, Wayne Co., MI, no children. Charles E. Meyers died on 18 August 1912 at Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, at age 31. Cause of death: Suicide by self-administered poison, per death certificate. He was buried in August 1912 at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, Findagrave #51499799.

Citations

  1. [S3035] 1910 Federal Census, Wayne County, Michigan. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 679; FHL #1374692.

Charlotte Lillian Meyers

F, b. 28 August 1920, d. 17 November 1986
     Charlotte Lillian Meyers was born on 28 August 1920 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., NE. She was the daughter of Edward H. Meyers and Mary Rebecca Rhodewald. Charlotte Lillian Meyers married Charles E. Grotjan, son of Theodore Samuel Grotjan and Bessie Marie Sherman. Charlotte Lillian Meyers died on 17 November 1986 at Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 66 Dates per SSDI, last residence San Pedro.

Christian Meyers

M, b. 2 July 1805, d. 26 August 1826
     Christian Meyers was born on 2 July 1805 at Forrestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. He was the son of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine. Christian Meyers died on 26 August 1826 at age 21.

Edward Meyers

M
     Edward Meyers married Elizabeth Knight.

Child of Edward Meyers and Elizabeth Knight

Edward H. Meyers

M, b. 1890, d. 26 January 1963
     Edward H. Meyers was born in 1890 at Nebraska. He married Mary Rebecca Rhodewald on 28 October 1919 at Nemaha Co., NE. Edward H. Meyers died on 26 January 1963.

Child of Edward H. Meyers and Mary Rebecca Rhodewald

Elizabeth Meyers

F, b. 12 July 1810, d. 12 July 1810
     Elizabeth Meyers died on 12 July 1810. She was born on 12 July 1810 at Forrestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine.

Elizabeth Margaret Meyers

F, b. 21 May 1845, d. 1923
     Elizabeth Margaret Meyers was also known as "Lizzie". She was born on 21 May 1845 at Pennsylvania Both parents born Pennsylvania, per 1880 census.1 She married Dr. William Otterbein Smith, son of George C. Smith and Hannah Stouffer, on 11 July 1872 at Franklin Co., PA. Elizabeth Margaret Meyers lived on 29 June 1900 at Penn Street, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., PA, Elizabeth and her daughter Carrie were living with her sister Lettie as of the 1900 census.2 She died in 1923. She was buried in 1923 at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery Co., PA, Findagrave #91220028.

Children of Elizabeth Margaret Meyers and Dr. William Otterbein Smith

Citations

  1. [S15] 1880 Federal Census, Jones County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 348; FHL #1254348.
  2. [S2881] 1900 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1401; FHL #1241401.

Elizabeth Negley Meyers

F, b. 20 March 1805
     Elizabeth Negley Meyers was born on 20 March 1805 at Springfield Twp., York Co., PA. She was the daughter of Elder John Kauffman Meyer and Barbara Negley.

Esta Meyers

F, b. 20 February 1885, d. 30 September 1975
     Esta Meyers was born on 20 February 1885 at Wells Co., IN; daughter of Leonard and Magdalena (Motz) Meyers. She married Howard William Payne, son of John W. Payne and Elizabeth A. Huston, on 18 July 1931 at Indiana. Esta Meyers died on 30 September 1975 at age 90. She was buried in October 1975 at Markle Cemetery, Markle, Huntington Co., IN, Findagrave #94034602.

Franklin E. Meyers

M
     Franklin E. Meyers married Carrie B. Larimore, daughter of Thomas Larimore and Eliza Jane Reed, on 20 February 1890 at Tazewell Co., IL.

Child of Franklin E. Meyers and Carrie B. Larimore

Frederick Lawrence Meyers

M, b. 20 December 1898, d. 14 September 1948
     Frederick Lawrence Meyers was born on 20 December 1898 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA. He married Ida M. Schwartz. Frederick Lawrence Meyers died on 14 September 1948 at age 49. He was buried in 1948 at Beverly National Cemetery, Beverly, Burlington Co., NJ, Findagrave #2522016.

Child of Frederick Lawrence Meyers and Ida M. Schwartz

Georgia Anna Meyers

F, b. 8 May 1851, d. 6 March 1915
     Georgia Anna Meyers was born on 8 May 1851 at Lincoln, Logan Co., IL. She married John Henry Wendell, son of Thomas J. Wendell and Frances Warren, on 24 February 1870 at Logan Co., IL. Georgia Anna Meyers died on 6 March 1915 at York, York Co., NE, at age 63. She was buried in March 1915 at Council Cemetery, York, York Co., NE.

Children of Georgia Anna Meyers and John Henry Wendell

Hannah Meyers

F, b. 23 October 1823, d. 10 September 1906
     Hannah Meyers was born on 23 October 1823 at Forestville, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Elder Samuel Meyer and Barbara Wine. Hannah Meyers married Samuel Gardner on 9 March 1842. Hannah Meyers died on 10 September 1906 at age 82.

Hannah Negley Meyers

F, b. 2 December 1803, d. 2 November 1889
     Hannah Negley Meyers was born on 2 December 1803 at Springfield Twp., York Co., PA. She was the daughter of Elder John Kauffman Meyer and Barbara Negley. Hannah Negley Meyers died on 2 November 1889 at age 85.

Irene Meyers

F
     Irene Meyers married Roy Gilmore Lundy, son of Charles L. McNally Lundy and Martha Elizabeth Gilmore, on 13 April 1905 at Colorado Springs, El Paso Co., CO; this marriage was over, for reasons unknown, before April 1910 when Roy was listed in the census living with his parents, marital status "S".

Jacob Negley Meyers

M, b. 14 April 1810
     Jacob Negley Meyers was born on 14 April 1810 at Springfield Twp., York Co., PA. He was the son of Elder John Kauffman Meyer and Barbara Negley.