|Birth: ||Jan., 1859, Germany|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 1929|
m: Margaritta Menke 20 Dec 1899 in Lincoln Co, WA
m: Anna Menke 7 Jun 1905 in Lincoln Co, WA
Died: HENRY MEYER, one of the first homesteaders in the region was claimed. With his brother the late FRED MEYER, the homesteaded north of town in 1888. They came to America from Germany in 1883 remaining for a time in New York.
About two years ago he & his wife, who was a MISS MENKE, sold the homestead to WALTER HOOKUM & bought the RATCLIFF place on Bachelor Prairie where he died on Dec 7th.
While sawing wood he was stricken. MRS. MEYER was working in the yard near him at the time.
MR. MEYER is survived by his widow & his nephew HERMAN MEYER, who made his home with them,& by a brother GOTTLEIB MEYER, & a niece MISS AUGUSTA MEYER of Prosser, Wa & by three brothers and one sister in Germany.
Washington Death Certificate
Name: Henry Meyer
Event Date: 07 Dec 1929
Event Place: Creston, Lincoln, Washington
Age (Formatted): 70 years 5 months
Birth Year (Estimated): 1859
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:Annie Meyers
Father's Name:Gottlieb Meyers
Mother's Name:Dora Kiermeier
sibling: Ferdinand Meyer
Margaritta S Menke Meyer (1873 - 1902)
Anna Dora Menke Meyer (1869 - 1937)
Created by: Teresa
Record added: Mar 04, 2013
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