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Elijah Myers (b. date unknown, d. date unknown)Elijah Myers was born date unknown in Germany978, and died date unknown in North Carolina978.
Notes for Elijah Myers:
Herman Myers said that Ralph's father was Elijah Myers.
There was an Elias Myers and Elias, Jr. who lived in Lincoln Co. North Carolina.According to the 1790 census both had males that could have been Ralph.
There is no sure documentation on the father of Ralph.
A Catherine Myers b. 1786 North Carolinamarried Jacob Martin; father was Elias Myers; mother was Crews.
A Mary Polly Myers b. 1798 North Carolina married Richmond McGregor; father was Elias Myers; mother was Crews.
There is also an Elijah Myers in Virginia; Ralph's son said his father was born in North Carolina.
An Elias Myers moved from Lincoln Co. North Carolina to Daviess Co. IN in 1816.
Elias Myers, Jr. married Doritha (Dolly) Fullbright.Children were Elizabeth, William, Elias III, Daniel, Susan, Frederick, Dolly, and Joseph.
I think Ralph was born in NC in 1785.Family history says his father was Elijah Myers but I can't find that name in NC.There are other mistakes in the family history.The only E. Myers in NC was Elias.He had 1 male under 16 in 1790.Elias Jr. could also be a possibility.
A John Myers of Lincoln Co. NC also had a son named Elias.
Children of Elijah Myers are:
- +Ralph Myers, b. March 06, 1785, North Carolina978, d. Bet. April - October 1820, Clinton County, Ohio979.