William Washington Myers


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1. Sarah Shoaf

William Washington Myers 1 2 3

  • Born: 22 May 1859, Tyro, Davidson, NC, USA 2
  • Marriage (1): Sarah Shoaf
  • Died: 1 Jan 1945, Tyro, Davidson, NC, USA at age 85 2
  • Buried: Reeds Crossroads: Reeds Baptist Church Cemetery, Davidson, NC, USA 2

   Another name for William was Billie Myers.3

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1930 in Tyro, Davidson, NC, USA. 4 The 1930 census recorded owning a $4000 home: Elmo L. Becker [sic, as indexed, but handwriting is Beeker], laborer in public work, 40, living with wife Alice M., 40; daughter Hilda M., 16; son Harold W., 12; son Burton, 10; daughter Melba L., 7; and son Gram L., 5. Elmo and Alice were married for 21 years. Living next door is Alice's father, William W. Myers, farmer, 71, and her step-mother, Laura S., 71, who were married for 17 years. Everyone and their parents were born in North Carolina.

William married Sarah Shoaf. (Sarah Shoaf was born on 20 Jan 1859 in , , NC,5 died on 1 Sep 1950 in , Davidson, NC, USA 5 and was buried in Reeds Crossroads: Reeds Baptist Church Cemetery, Davidson, NC, USA 5.)


1 Ancestry.com, North Carolina, U.S., Death Certificates, 1909-1976 (North Carolina State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics. North Carolina Death Certificates. Microfilm S.123. Rolls 19-242, 280, 313-682, 1040-1297. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina.), Certificate 22600. Alice Myrtle Beeker. Father William Myers. Mother Sarah Shoaf. Spouse Elmo L. Beeker.

2 Find A Grave, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8716546.

3 "The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)" (Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina), 26 Dec 1910. Marriage of E. L. Beeker and Alice Myers.

4 1930 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X3SV-Z66 Elmo L Becker, Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 32, sheet 6B, line 69, family 112.

5 Find A Grave, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18693558.

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