|Birth: ||Apr. 5, 1865|
|Death: ||Feb. 12, 1925|
Christine's Maiden name was:
Harriett Christina Reis
born 05 Apr 1865 Hurontown, Houghton, MI
died 12 Feb 1925 Denver, Denver, Colorado
Parents: Nicholas Reis and Elizabeth Slater
1870 Census: Nicholas Reis 31, Elizabeth Reis 30, Christene Reis 5, Mena Reis 4, Emma Reis 2, Frank Reis 4/12. Home in 1870: Webster, Houghton, Michigan. Parents born Bavaria, kids born MI. Nick was a mason.
When Ralph was 2 yrs old (Circa 1887) they moved from Houghton to Colorado. At the age of 18 (circa 1901) Ralph came to Taos eventually moving here to be an artist. He had a very colorful history in taos. On most of the historical publications here is ralphs photo as a cover. Ouray Meyers
1910 Census shows: Joseph J Meyer 46, Christine J Meyer 45, Hortense F Meyer 23. Home in 1910: Denver Ward 10, Denver, Colorado. All born MI. Joseph was a superintendent of a construction co. They stated they had been married 16 yrs, and had had 3 children, 2 of whom were alive in 1910.
1920 Census shows: Joseph Myers 56, Christine Myers 54. Home in 1920: Aurora, Adams, Colorado. Born MI. Joseph was a contractor.
Bio thanks to http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=47852743
Joseph J Meyers (1863 - 1936)*
Ralph Waldo Emerson Meyers (1885 - 1948)*
Hortense E Meyers Brooks (1889 - 1965)*
Note: s/s Joseph Meyers
Plot: Blk 80
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Joyce Escue Culver
Record added: Jul 13, 2012
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