I am researching the Myers family from Chillicothe, Ohio.John Myers married Margaret Hughes, where unknow. His son Benjamin Franklin Myers my grandfather, His death cer. reads birth July 12 1861,but his stone at Greenlawn Cem, Chillicothe, Ohio reads 1858 / death 1940Died June 09, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio. At the time lived with his son James Myers. It is possible Benjamin was married 2 times, for on the death Cer. It read Margaret Purdy his wife, On my father Clarence Myers Birth Cer. reads Benjamin Franklin Myers
mother, Jane Ruhennah Purdy, Possibley he married Janes sister Margaret after Janes Death, she was born August 16, 1864, Ibelieve in Chillicothe, Ohio. Died November 19, 1932. Janeor Jennie was the dayghter of Charles Purdy and Jennie Townsend.
Children of Benjamin and Jane Myers
1. Mamie E. Myers BR. October 21, 1880--Ross County, Ohio
MARRIED- George Cooper, December 24, 1899
Son- Harry Cooper
2. James S.Myers BR. August 19, 1883 In Franklin Twp. Ohio
Lived in Columbus, Ohio at the time of Benjamin`s death.
3. Maggie Myers BR. February 14, 1886 in Chillicothe, Ohio
4. Louise Myers BR. January 10, 1888 in Chillicothe, Ohio
Married Mr. Hylton--Louise and Mr.Hylton lived in Columbus, Ohio.
5. Mary Myers BR. October 04, (1888 or 1889)
Married Seldon Graves, Died in Chillicothe, Ohio 1960
6. Sarah E. Myers BR. September 25, 1891 Ross County, Ohio
Married Philip Diehl in Chillicothe, Ohio Died February 06, 1972
7. Rose Myers BR.August 24, 1894 in Ross County, Ohio. Married Ralph English. Moved to Battle Creek, Michigan, died there December 1980.
Children of Ralph and Rose English.
Virgina English and Allen English
8. Effie Myers BR. August 02, 1897 Ross County, Ohio
9. Eva Myers BR. August 02, 1900 Ross County, Married Carl Wetzel
10. Clarence Franklib Myres BR. February 12, 1903 in Alum, Ohio
died November 27, 1970. Married 1- Wilma Clara Osborne in Circleville, Ohio daughter of William Osborne and Margaret Molor. Married 2- Eleanor May Seymour February 19, 1945 in Chillicothe, Ohio, daughter of Marshell Seymour and Stella Wolfe.
I am willing to trade information, I have A big family.