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Laura Belle Myers

Laura Belle Myers

Female 1863 - 1939  (76 years)

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  • Name Laura Belle Myers  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 5 Jul 1863  Westminster, Carroll Cnty, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Oct 1939  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Buried St. Mary's Cemetery, Silver Run, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Person ID I5742  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2014 

    Father John Myers,   b. 12 Oct 1814, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1886, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Susanna Frock,   b. 16 Mar 1820, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1882, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married Y  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F2047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward Charles G. Matthias,   b. 15 Jun 1863, Uniontown, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1947, Littlestown, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1887  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Edward Harrison Matthias,   b. 7 Apr 1889, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1949, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Franklin Luther Matthias,   b. 15 Apr 1891, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1950  (Age 59 years)
     3. Oliver Myers Matthias,   b. 6 Oct 1892, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1959  (Age 66 years)
     4. Herman F. Matthias,   b. 19 Nov 1893, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1909  (Age 15 years)
     5. Robert Milton Matthias,   b. 25 Jul 1895, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1983, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     6. Ruth N. Matthias,   b. 10 May 1898, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Edna Virginia Matthias,   b. 25 Jan 1901, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1980, Orange Cnty, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F2073  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The Myers family in 1870 consisted of John, 55, retired and living in Westminster with his wife "Susan," 51, and 3 children: Margaret A., 21; Milton, 11; and Laura, 6. 1870 U.S. Census, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD (M 593, Roll 582, stamped p. 499).

      In 1880, John, 65, and "Susannah", 59, were still in Westminster, living with two children, Milton, 21, and Laura B., 16. 1880 U.S. Census, 7th Dist, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD ( T 9, Roll 506, stamped p. 476).

      The 1900 census lists Laura, 36, married for 13 years to her husband "E. Charles" Mathias, also 36, and living with their six children: Edward H., 11; Franklin L, 9; Oliver M, 7; Herman G, 6; Robert M, 4; and Ruth N, 2. 1900 U.S. Census, Myers Dist, Carroll Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 620, stamped p. 61).

      The 1910 census shows Charles and Laura, both 47, and married 22 years, living with 5 children: Franklin l, 19; Oliver M, 17; Robert M, 14; Ruth N, 11; and Edna V, 9. 1910 U.S. Census, 3d Dist, Carroll Cnty, MD (T 624, Roll 562, stamped p. 53).

      Laura is buried in St. Mary's Lutheran/Reformed Cemetery, Silver Run, Carroll Cnty, MD, in Sec. H, row 3, grave 5l. See vol. 5, part 1, CARROLL COUNTY CEMETERIES, p. 27 (Carroll County Genealogical Soc'y; 1999).

  • Sources 
    1. [S605] MD Census 1880, 7-D, Westminster, Maryland, Carroll Cnty, Westminster, 7th Dist., 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T9, Roll 506, p. 476) (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S354] Gervaise - John Myers|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolack, "Descendants of John Myers", (Email report from ten8ious@msn.com to Wm. C. Snouffer : 19 Nov 2006).

    3. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 27 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 56913649.

    5. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 27.

    6. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 27 (Reliability: 0).

    7. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 124.

    8. [S349] MD Census 1860, Union PO|, Maryland, Carroll Cnty, Union P.O., 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M563, Roll 471, p. 660).

    9. [S350] MD Census 1850, Carroll |, Maryland, Carroll Cnty, 1850 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M432, Roll 289, p. 405).