Came from Palatinate, Prussia - He named the stream Muhlbach (Mill Stream) after his native home in the old country. There’s a tradition that Henry and his family were members of Johann Conrad Weiser's colony located at Womelsdorf which is only about five miles from Muhlbach.
*NOTE - *Original spelling "Mühlbach" - Mill Creek is a small stream, It was originally in Lancaster Co., PA, but now in the SE part of Lebanon Co., PA. The surname is spelled in at least eleven different ways, viz.: Meyer, Mayer, Myer, Meyers, Myers, Moyer, Moyers, Mire, Meier, Meire, and Maire. Genealogy of the Meyer Family by Henry Meyer, page 18, indicates burial is unknown.