Apr. 2, 1878 Rensselaer Jasper County Indiana, USA
Jul. 4, 1949 Dallas Polk County Oregon, USA
The middle of three children, he was close to the youngest, Mary Elizabeth "May" Meeker Robbins. He and his wife, Mabel Marie Cook Meeker, had one child, a son, David Melvin Meeker, who died in a WWII aircraft training accident.
Missing from the family links is the oldest brother, John Thomas Meeker, 1876-1973. He died in Oregon.