|Mr. Myers was born June 2, 1850, in Germany. He came to America in 1853, with his parents, who located in Marion County, Ohio. He worked on a farm for a while. Then he took up stationary engineering, and followed this business for several years. Worked for C. Hiller for Bay City for eleven years, and then settled on his present farm. He married Jennie Strivel, October 2, 1877. She was born November 1, 1860, in St. Clair County, Michigan. They have five children, Frank, born June 25, 1873; Waren, born October 23, 1881; Carl, born September 25, 1883; Hannah Pearl, born January 28, 1893; and Morten, born September 13, 1897.|
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From Platbook of Tuscola County, Michigan 1902, page 72. Submitted by Sherrye Woodworth Nov 2000.