William Porter "Bill" Myers  ‎(I51)‎
Name:
William Porter "Bill" Myers
   


Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 15 September 1881 35 31 Lima, Allen, OH
Death: 24 September 1958 ‎(Age 77)‎ Preston, New London, CT

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 15 September 1881 35 31 Lima, Allen, OH

Alias Bill

Military Service about 1898 ‎(Age 16)‎ Spanish War

Marriage ‎(unknown)‎ Unknown - 1901 ‎(Age 19)‎

Marriage Vera E. White - 2 May 1908 ‎(Age 26)‎ Portland, Multnomah County, OR

Adoption 1929 ‎(Age 47)‎ adopted Vera Gorton Myers

Medical Ht: med, build: med, hair: brown, eyes: brown, died at age 77

Burial 1958 ‎(Age 76)‎ Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford, CT

Death 24 September 1958 ‎(Age 77)‎ Preston, New London, CT

Cause of death: dementia, Altzheimer's? , pneumonia, died in Norwich State Mental Hospital
Death 1958 ‎(Age 76)‎ Norwich State Hospital, CT, age 77

Reference Number 51
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Parents Family  (F15)
George William Myers
1846 - 1920
Mary Augusta Gorton
1850 - 1917
Francis Lenore Myers
1887 - 1975
Harold Gorton "Harry" Meyers
1872 - 1924
Albert Emerson "Bert" Myers
1876 - 1905
William Porter "Bill" Myers
1881 - 1958
Ralph Benjamin Myers
1892 - 1910

Immediate Family  (F43)
Vera E. White
1889 - 1969
Gorton William Myers
1912 - 1992
MaryLu Gorton Myers
1929 - 1954

Immediate Family  (F42)
‎(unknown)‎ Unknown
- 1908


Notes

Shared Note
Adelos Gorton lists William P. Myers as being in the Spanish War, was it about 1898?
Lived in West Hartford, CT, personal letter from Betty Myers to Gus and Fran ‎(Gramp and Nana)‎ and on 1930 census West Hartford.
and Detroit Michigan, according to Adelos Gorton.
William P. Myers and ? adopted Vera Gorton Myers.
He married Vera E. White. This was the maiden name of Eluthera White, mother of William Benjamen Gorton.
William Porter Myers died at 79 yrs. old if he died in 1969.
William Porter Myers' son was Gorton W. Myers, married to Betty living in Simsbury CT. Their son was William S. Myers living in East Hartford, CT., according to a letter from Betty to Gus and Fran ‎(Gramp and Nana)‎ at the death of Aunt Vera.
Faded notes: lived in Hartford, CT
Faded notes: William Porter Myers adopted Vera.
1930 census says he is 46 in 1930 ‎[born 1884]‎ and that he is an office manager
William S. Myers called William Porter, his grandfather, "Bumpsy" and Vera, his grandmother, "Nana".


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Family with Parents
Father
George William Myers ‎(I14)‎
Birth 31 January 1846 37 38 Massilon, Stark, OH
Death 8 August 1920 ‎(Age 74)‎ Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
5 years
Mother
 
Mary Augusta Gorton ‎(I15)‎
Birth 19 August 1850 25 23 Mecca, Trumbull, OH
Death 10 January 1917 ‎(Age 66)‎ Hartwell, Hamilton, OH

Marriage: 18 April 1871 -- (prob Lima), Allen, OH
16 years
#1
Sister
Francis Lenore Myers ‎(I6)‎
Birth 12 August 1887 41 36 Lima, Allen, Ohio, USA
Death 20 January 1975 ‎(Age 87)‎ Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
-16 years
#2
Brother
Harold Gorton "Harry" Meyers ‎(I48)‎
Birth 22 January 1872 25 21 Lima, Allen, OH
Death about 1924 ‎(Age 51)‎ Michigan prob
5 years
#3
Brother
Albert Emerson "Bert" Myers ‎(I49)‎
Birth 15 October 1876 30 26 Lima, Allen, OH
Death 5 November 1905 ‎(Age 29)‎ Lima, Allen, Ohio
5 years
#4
William Porter "Bill" Myers ‎(I51)‎
Birth 15 September 1881 35 31 Lima, Allen, OH
Death 24 September 1958 ‎(Age 77)‎ Preston, New London, CT
11 years
#5
Brother
Ralph Benjamin Myers ‎(I50)‎
Birth 3 June 1892 46 41 Lima, Allen, OH
Death 22 July 1910 ‎(Age 18)‎ Hartwell, Hamilton, OH
Family with Vera E. White
William Porter "Bill" Myers ‎(I51)‎
Birth 15 September 1881 35 31 Lima, Allen, OH
Death 24 September 1958 ‎(Age 77)‎ Preston, New London, CT
8 years
Wife
 
Vera E. White ‎(I789)‎
Birth 11 July 1889 46 23 Salem, Marion, OR
Death 22 June 1969 ‎(Age 79)‎ Simsbury, Hartford, CT

Marriage: 2 May 1908 -- Portland, Multnomah County, OR
4 years
#1
Son
Gorton William Myers ‎(I893)‎
Birth 1 June 1912 30 22 Hartwell, Springfield ‎(Cincinnati)‎, Hamilton, OH
Death 17 February 1992 ‎(Age 79)‎ Simsbury, Hartford, CT
17 years
#2
Daughter
MaryLu Gorton Myers ‎(I68)‎
Birth May 1929 47 39 CT
Death 1954 ‎(Age 24)‎
Family with ‎(unknown)‎ Unknown
William Porter "Bill" Myers ‎(I51)‎
Birth 15 September 1881 35 31 Lima, Allen, OH
Death 24 September 1958 ‎(Age 77)‎ Preston, New London, CT
Wife
‎(unknown)‎ Unknown ‎(I2153)‎
Death before 1908

Marriage: 1901