Donna, My mother-in-law was a COLYER, and have been searching invain for info on her family.I found some info on Thomas, etc., and there is a good possiblility they are related. 1912 Kansas City, MO City Directory--COLYER Arthur T. wagon boy Emery Bird Thayer dry goods Co r 610 Kensington av;ALSO--same address: Thomas driver Emery Bird Thayer Dry Goods Co., Dorasteno Hulzberger & Sons Nelliewks Irving-Pitt Mnfg Co.
Colyer Bros (Kit and Daniel C)contrs339 Midland Bldg. Daniel C.r Independence,MO. Kit3626 Norledge plIndependence, MO. Lawrence 3626 Norledge plIndp, MO[this c/b my mother-in-law's father]. Mayr 4028 Chestnut av Elmerbrokerr Aberdeen Hotel
Would like to know more on these, too.
I found some obits--Kit, Thomas, Dora, and Sarah Elsie but will have to post this info later this week or next.Feel free to email me.Frances