James Lee Myers

Male 1885 - 1956


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  • Born  14 Feb 1885  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  23 Aug 1956  Knoxville, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Knoxville Reformed Cemetery, Knoxville, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I257  Virts
    Last Modified  8 Feb 2019 

    Father  Patrick Myers,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Molly O'Brien,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F21398  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Irene May Grubb,   b. 30 Aug 1900, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1991, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eugene William Myers,   b. 4 Aug 1919, Knoxville, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1993, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Virginia Gertrude Myers,   b. 9 Oct 1920, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1985, Knoxville, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Madeline L. Myers,   b. 26 Sep 1925, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1986, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  11 Sep 2013 
    Family ID  F12859  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Sarah Catharine (Kate) Virts,   b. 8 Aug 1887, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1918, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Mar 1907  Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Bessie E. Myers,   b. 1913, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1965
     2. Lillian May Myers,   b. 25 Jan 1915, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1977, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Ruth Anna Myers,   b. 21 Sep 1917, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Myers,   b. Oct 1918, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1918, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • The Frederick Post, August 24, 1956

      James Lee Myers, retired railroad car repairman, died Thursday afternoon at his home in Knoxville, aged 71. The son of the late Patrick and Molly O'Brien Myers, he was a member of the Knoxville Moose and the Brotherhood of Railroad Carmen.

      He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Irene Gubb Myers, and the following children: Mrs. Bessie Harkins, Annapolis; Mrs. Lilly Brittain, Fort Worth, Tex.; Mrs. Virginia Barger, Knoxville; Mrs. Madaline Kuniecki, Annapolis, and four grandchildren. A brother, William Myers, Knoxville and a sister, Mrs. William Schroder, Baltimore, also survive.

      The body is at the funeral home in Brunswick where friends may call after 2 p.m. today and where services will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. (EST) with rev. M.L. Zirkle officiating. Interment will be in the Reformed cemetery, Knoxville. C.H. Feete and Brother, funeral directors.

  • Sources 
    1. [S269] Frederick County Maryland Marriage Records.