Descendants of John Myers

Generation No. 1

 

1.  JOHN MYERS was born 1711, and died November 21, 1795 in Thwaites.  He married HANNAH.  She was born 1715, and died July 25, 1784 in Thwaites.  

Children of JOHN MYERS and HANNAH are:

                   i.    ROBERT MYERS, b. 1736.

2.               ii.    EASTER MYERS, b. 1737.

3.              iii.    JOHN MYERS, b. 1739; d. April 11, 1821.

                 iv.    WILLIAM MYERS, b. 1742; d. 1743, Thwaites.

                  v.    ELIZABETH MYERS, b. 1743; m. (1) WILLIAM LEWIS, April 17, 1775, St Marylebone, London; m. (2) James BETTS, 1794.

                 vi.    HANNAH MYERS, b. 1746; m. THOMAS DUGGAN, February 12, 1776, St Peter, Liverpool.

4.             vii.    DAVID MYERS, b. 1749, Thwaites; d. December 01, 1780, Gretford, Lincs.

5.            viii.    ANN MYERS, b. 1752; d. December 12, 1805, Thwaites.

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.  EASTER MYERS was born 1737.  She married JOHN DIXON October 24, 1773 in St Peter, Liverpool. 

       Child of EASTER MYERS and JOHN DIXON is:

                   i.    MARY MYERS.

 

3.  JOHN MYERS was born 1739, and died April 11, 1821.  He married (1) ANNE THOMPSON July 14, 1763 in Gosforth, Cumberland, daughter of ABRAHAM THOMPSON and ANNE. She died 1785.  He married (2) CATHERINA FOX January 25, 1786 in Cambridge. She died 1796.    He married (3) HANNAH GILLIAT November 14, 1797 in Whitehaven, Cumberland.  She died 1802 in Edenham, Lincs.  He married (4) ALICE THOROLD May 21, 1803 in Bradford, Yorkshire, daughter of JESSOP THOROLD and Widow of Anthony Wrightson of Shipley Hall.  She died April 1821.

 

1.  ANNE THOMPSON'S  first marriage was to JAMES WALTON December 16, 1755 in Gosforth, Cumberland.  He died in 1758. 

Child of ANNE THOMPSON and JAMES WALTON is:

                   i.    ELIZABETH WALTON, b. July 1756.  She married Rev THOMAS HAMILTON, (Vicar of Guiseley) 1788 in Bradford, York. 

       Children of ELIZABETH WALTON and THOMAS HAMILTON are:

                   i.    PHILIPPA HAMILTON.

                  ii.    HELEN HAMILTON.

                 iii.    MARY ANN HAMILTON, b. April 22, 1798.

                 iv.    JANE HAMILTON, b. September 28, 1800.

                  v.    JOHN HAMILTON, b. December 31, 1792.

       

Children of JOHN MYERS and ANNE THOMPSON are:

                   i.    JOHN MYERS, b. November 08, 1764; d. December 28, 1831; m. MARIA CHENEY, December 08, 1803; d. April 23, 1851.

                  ii.    ANNE MYERS, b. June 20, 1766, Gosforth; d. April 30, 1823, Dunningwell; m. REV MILES MASON, November 15, 1785, Edenham, Lincs.

                 iii.    GEORGE ROBERT ABRAHAM MYERS, b. November 13, 1769, Edenham, Lincs. Died 1787.

                 iv.    CHARLES BROWNLOW PEREGRINE SAMUEL MYERS, b. May 07, 1771, Edenham, Lincs; d. 1791, Edenham, Lincs.

                  v.    WILLIAM ISAAC MYERS, b. July 14, 1773, Edenham, Lincs; d. 1802, Edenham, Lincs.

                 vi.    ELIZABETH MYERS, b. August 18, 1782, Edenham, Lincs; d. September 06, 1782, Edenham, Lincs.

 

4.  DAVID MYERS was born 1749 in Thwaites, and died December 01, 1780 in Gretford, Lincs.  He married ANN THOMPSON b. 1751. She remarried at Greatford on October 27, 1784 to William Roden and died in 1806.

Notes for DAVID MYERS:

Ordained priest 1773 Buckden, Huntingdonshire.

Curate Little Bytham with Castle Bytham annexed, Lincs 1771

       Children of DAVID MYERS and ANN THOMPSON are:

             6.   i.    JOHN WALKER MYERS, b. May 14, 1769 Haile, Cumberland; d. August 14, 1800, Soho, London.

                  ii     DAVID THOMPSON MYERS, b. 1771, Haile, Cumberland; d. May 11, 1812, Peterborough.

                 iii.    ANN MYERS, b. March 24, 1774, Greatford; d. May 30, 1778, Gretford.

                 iv.    HANNAH ANN MYERS, b. September 28, 1778, Greatford, Lincs; d. 1779.

 

5.  ANN MYERS was born 1752, and died December 12, 1805 in Thwaites.  She married THOMAS TOWERS 1775 in Thwaites. 

       Children of ANN MYERS and THOMAS TOWERS are:

            7.    i.    ANN TOWERS.

                  ii.    HANNAH TOWERS, b. 1775.

                 iii.    MARY TOWERS, b. 1777.

      iv.    ROBERT TOWERS, b. 1779. Adm. sizar at ST JOHN'S, June 30, 1800. B. at Bridgend, Cumberland. ' Matric. Michs. 1800; B.A. 1804;

             M.A. 1808. Fellow, 1808-14. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Feb. 24, 1804; Curate of Edenham and Swinstead, Lincs., 1804, and Master of the

             free grammar School, Butterwick. Died there, 1814, aged 30.

 

Generation No. 3

 

6.  DAVID THOMPSON MYERS was born 1771 in Haile, Cumberland, and was executed for sodomy May 11, 1812 in Peterborough.  He married PHOEBE CROW May 02, 1799 in Cambridge, England.  She died December 11, 1860 in Stamford, Lincs. Phoebe continued the drapery business, advertising a fashionable assortment of ladies' dresses, millinery, muffs and tippets until 1831. The case was notorious and still referred to fourteen years later when John Barker was sued for slander, when he alleged that Joseph Mawby deserved hanging for "what Myers was hanged for", after some vestry bickering over missing bank notes.

Children of DAVID MYERS and PHOEBE CROW are:

8.                i.    CHARLES JOHN MYERS, b. August 11, 1800; d. November 14, 1870.

9.               ii.    GEORGE DAVID MYERS, b. May 12, 1802; d. July 19, 1869.

                 iii.    WILLIAM ALFRED MYERS, b. April 12, 1804.

                 iv.    CAROLINE ANNE MYERS, b. September 17, 1804; d September 28, 1867; m. ROBERT LANNING in 1832.

                  v.    LUCY ELIZABETH MYERS, b. September 14, 1807; d. January 01, 1809.

                 vi.    HANNAH CAVE MYERS, b. January 26, 1809; d. May 09, 1872; m. PETER MCCARTER, August 18, 1842, Islington St Mary.

                vii.    HENRY LEWIS MYERS, b. January 27, 1811; d. 1832, Montreal. Cause of death: Cholera

 

7.  ANN TOWERS She married WILLIAM JONES. 

       Children of ANN TOWERS and WILLIAM JONES are:

                   i.    ROBERT JONES.

                  ii.    THOMAS JONES.

                 iii.    WILLIAM JONES.

                 iv.    ANN JONES.

                  v.    BETTY JONES.

                 vi.    HANNAH JONES.

                vii.    MARY JONES.

 

Generation No. 4

 

8.  CHARLES JOHN MYERS was born August 11, 1800, and died November 14, 1870.  He married MARY CAROLINE WARD February 19, 1835 in St Marys Church Sheffield, daughter of SAMUEL WARD and GRACE MARTINDALE.  She was born January 27, 1812, and died November 28, 1871 in Dunningwell, Thwaites.

Children of CHARLES MYERS and MARY WARD are:

                   i.    MARY CAROLINE MYERS, b. November 30, 1835; d. October 11, 1852.

                  ii.    LOUSIA MYERS, b. June 07, 1837; d. August 31, 1853.

                 iii.    ELLEN MYERS, b. June 25, 1838; d. April 05, 1923, Newark; m. HENRY NEWBALD, July 11, 1871; b. February 19, 1815; d. October 

16, 1888, Newark.

                 iv.    FANNY MYERS, b. November 07, 1839, Flintham, Notts; d. January 21, 1919, Belhelvie; m. HARRY BURNETT LUMSDEN, September 05, 1866, Flintham; b. November 12, 1821, Bengal,  India; d. August 12, 1896, Belhelvie.

                  v.    MARGARET MYERS, b. December 10, 1840; d. February 06, 1914.

                 vi.    ELIZA MYERS, b. February 28, 1842; d. December 28, 1872, 53 Porchester Tce, Hyde Park, London.

                vii.    CHARLES JOHN MYERS, b. October 16, 1843, Flintham, Notts; d. September 04, 1910, Thwaites; m. CLARA BELASYSE MANSON, September 09, 1875, Thoroton, Nottingham; b. January 01, 1855, Spynie, Elgin Scotland; d. April 13, 1944, Dunningwell.

               viii.    JEMIMA MYERS, b. February 07, 1845; d. July 11, 1920.

                  ix.    ARTHUR MYERS, b. April 03, 1846, Flintham, Notts; d. March 19, 1916, Nottingham; m. EDITH PAULINA PICKERING, October 05, 1871, New Brighton; b. April 28, 1852; d. February 26, 1953, Aberdeen.

                   x.    FREDERIC MYERS, b. August 13, 1847; d. December 04, 1871, Mentone, France.

                  xi.    GERTRUDE MYERS, b. February 15, 1849; d. January 19, 1894; m. JOHN MACKENZIE BACON, April 11, 1871; b. June 19, 1846, Woodlands, St Mary Berkshire; d. December 25, 1904, Coldash.

                 xii.    HENRY MYERS, b. July 12, 1850; d. August 14, 1853.

 

9.  GEORGE DAVID MYERS was born May 12, 1802, and died July 19, 1869.  He married (1) MARY ANNE BOULT 1829 in Runham, Norfolk.  He married (2) JANE HOTCKIN 1832 in Horncastle, Lincoln. She died 1881 in Bristol.

       Children of GEORGE MYERS and JANE HOTCKIN are:

                   i.    GEORGE DAVID MYERS, b. 1835. Patient in Norwood Lunatic Asylum in 1881.

                  ii.    CHARLES JOHN MYERS, b. 1841, London; d.1922 Louth; m. MARY LUCY ROBINSON 1869; b. 1845.

                 iii.    CAROLINE MYERS, b. Abt. 1846, London; d. 1918 Bristol; m. JOHN GWYN; b. Abt. 1845, Glamorgan, Wales.

                 iv.    WILLIAM MYERS b. 1846, Islington, London; m. ETHEL ANNETTE BOWSER 1885 Bengal, India; d. 1893 Bengal, India

                  v.    JANE MYERS, b. 1852 d. August 19, 1872, Portishead. Drowned while bathing.

                 vi.   ALFRED MYERS, b. 1854 Islington, London; m. ANNIE DAVIES GWYN 1875; d. 1933 London.