Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Meyners in:
 • Phillipsburg Cemetery
 • Phillipsburg
 • Warren County
 • New Jersey
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Helen Day Stevenson Meyner
Birth: Mar. 5, 1929
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1997
Captiva
Lee County
Florida, USA

U.S. Representative from New Jersey. Helen Day Stevenson was the distant cousin of Adlai Stevenson. She was a newspaper columnist and television interviewer in New Jersey and New York. She served in Korea with the American Red Cross during the Korean War. In 1957, she married Robert B. Meyner (44th Governor of New Jersey). A Democrat, she lost in her bid for Congress in 1972, but won in 1974. Meyner served two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives (January 3, 1975 to January 3, 1979) before losing her bid for re-election in 1978. She moved to Captiva Island in Florida after her husband's death in 1990. (bio by: Frank McGady) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Robert Baumle Meyner (1908 - 1990)
 
Burial:
Phillipsburg Cemetery
Phillipsburg
Warren County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Frank McGady
Record added: Aug 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7782696
Helen Day <i>Stevenson</i> Meyner
Added by: Anonymous
 
Helen Day <i>Stevenson</i> Meyner
Added by: Frederich Otto (Inactive)
 
Helen Day <i>Stevenson</i> Meyner
Added by: Frank McGady
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- muffin
 Added: Mar. 5, 2010

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jul. 24, 2009
Remembering Helen S. Meyner 11 years later
- Nancy
 Added: Nov. 2, 2008
There are 17 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.5 after 15 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service