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Clifton Elbert Myers

Clifton Elbert Myers

Male 1922 - 2010  (87 years)

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  • Name Clifton Elbert Myers  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 13 Oct 1922  Mayberry, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Manufacturing - Shoemaker 
    Died 12 Jul 2010  Sykesville, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Sandy Mount Meth. Ch. Cem, Finksburg, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I5605  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 8 May 2014 

    Father Murray Brooklyn Myers,   b. 19 Jul 1886, Taneytown, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1965, Ft. Howard, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Grace Lydia C. Wantz,   b. 23 Feb 1894, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1978, Westminster, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1918  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Family ID F2003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Geneva Breitweiser,   b. 13 Aug 1922, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1999, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 4
    Last Modified 8 May 2014 
    Family ID F4546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1940 cenus lists his parents "Murry B" Myers, 53, and Grace, 46, and children: Dennis C, 19; Clifton E, 17; and Theron A, 5. All were born in Maryland. His father Murray was employed both as a salesman and as a farmer. 1940 U.S. Census, Myers Dist, Carroll Cnty, MD (T 627, Roll 1544, stamped p. 83B).
    • Obituary, unnamed newspaper (courtesy of www.Findagrave.com) :
      "Clifton Elbert Myers, 87, of Westminster, died Monday, July 12, 2010, at Copper Ridge in Sykesville.
      "Born Oct. 13, 1922, in Mayberry, he was the son of the late Murray B. and Grace Wantz Myers.
      "He was the husband of Geneva Breitweiser Myers, who died in 1999.
      "He had been a shoemaker for Kessler Shoe Co. for 40 years. He was a member of the Church of the Open Door, where he belonged to the Super 60s. He also attended the Westminster Senior and Community Center and enjoyed watching sports.
      "Surviving are brother and sister-in-law Theron A. and Vivian Myers, of Westminster; nieces Debbie Myers and Norma Knox, of Westminster, and Jean Nichols, of Virginia; great-nephew and great-nieces Brian, Angie, Melanie and Jennifer; and great-great-nephew Elias. He was predeceased by brothers Dennis and Burnell Myers.
      "Interment in Sandy Mount Cemetery."

  • Sources 
    1. [S933] Nancy Levinthal |, Nancy Lee Myers Levinthal, "Descendants of Johannes Mayer" (Oct 2013), (Nancy Levinthal, 30749 Via Rivera, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275; NancyLevinthal@aol.com), p. 26.

    2. [S937] MD Census 1940, Carroll |, Carroll County, Maryland; 1940 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T 627, Roll 1544, p. 83B).

    3. [S346] Gervaise - Rachel Snouffer|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolack, "Descendants of Rachel Snouffer", (Email report (relying primarily on census data) from ten8ious@msn.com to Wm. C. Snouffer : 27 May 2006).

    4. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Clifton E Myers; Jul 2010).

    5. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 54891801.

    6. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 33.