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Richard Edward Meyer

Richard Edward Meyer

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  • Name Richard Edward Meyer 
    Born Sun, Feb 7, 1875  New Durham, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Tue, Jun 1, 1880  North Bergen, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Fisher Avenue 
    • Richard Meyer was 36 years old and Pauline was 30. They were living on what was Fisher Avenue, but this street has been renamed. Their children were:
      Lena, 10 years old
      William, 9
      Richard, 5
      Caroline, 3
    Census page, North Bergen, New Jersey, page 80
    Census page, North Bergen, New Jersey, page 80
    from Ancestry.com modified by Clinton Macomber, Oct 15, 2011.
    Residence Fri, Jun 1, 1900  North Bergen, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    House 
    • Richard was 57 years old, and Paulina was 50 years old, and they had been married for 31 years. They owned their house, free of a mortgage. They had given birth to six children, of which five were still living. Their children living at home were:

      Lena, age 30 years
      William, 28
      Richard, 24
      Caroline, 22
      Louis, 15
      At their house was a border by the name of Charles Heis who was 29 years old, and working as a tanner.
    Census Page 14b, North Bergen, New Jersey
    Census Page 14b, North Bergen, New Jersey
    Employment Fri, Jun 1, 1900  North Bergen, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Clerk 
    • Richard was 24 and single, working as a stereoptical clerk.
    Census Page 14b, North Bergen, New Jersey
    Census Page 14b, North Bergen, New Jersey
    Residence Fri, Apr 15, 1910  First Street, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    House 
    • Richard Meyer was 35 and Maria was 30.
      Their son, Richard was 2 years old.
      Maria's mother, Margrat Schaaf, was 64 and there as well.
      They owned a house with a mortgage on First Street, and Richard and Maria had been married 3 years. Richard worked at the family tannery.
      Next door was Maria's brother and his new wife.
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 10A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 10A
    Employment Fri, Apr 15, 1910  Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Clerk at Skin Tannery 
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 10A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 10A
    Physical Description Thu, Sep 12, 1918  Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Richard was short and of medium build with brown eyes and light colored hair.
    Richard E. Meyer WWI registration card
    Richard E. Meyer WWI registration card
    Employment Thu, Sep 12, 1918  New Durham, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Accountant 
    • Richard was an accountant working for R. Meyer the name by which the family tannery was doing business.
    Richard E. Meyer WWI registration card
    Richard E. Meyer WWI registration card
    Residence Thu, Jan 1, 1920  305 First Street, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    House 
    • Richard Meyer was 44 years old, and Mary A. was 39 years old. Richard was working as a tanner. Their house was owned free and clear of a mortgage.
      At the house was:
      Richard A. who was 12 years old
      Walter W. who was nine years old, and both going to school.
      They had a border, Gay Hunter, who was a 36-year-old man that worked as a piano tuner.
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 7A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 7A
    Employment Thu, Jan 1, 1920  Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tanner of Skins 
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 7A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 7A
    Residence Tue, Apr 1, 1930  305 First Street, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    House 
    • Richard Meyer was 55 years old and Marie was 50 years old. Richard was the manager of the family tannery and had real property valued at $15,000. The family had a radio and owned their home. At home was:
      Richard A., who is 22 years old and working as a civil engineer for a surveying company;
      Walter W., who was 18 years old and working as a clerk in a public service Company;
      and Margaret W., who was six years old and going to school.
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 6A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 6A
    Name Richard Edmund Meyer 
    Employment Tue, Apr 1, 1930  Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Tannery Manager 
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 6A
    Census page, Hackensack, New Jersey, page 6A
    Died Jan 1962  River Edge, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Passed away at the house, while sitting on the toilet.
    Age 86 years 
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    Person ID I25  MacomberKin
    Last Modified Tue, Feb 3, 2015 

    Father Ancestors Richard Meyer
              b. Tue, Nov 22, 1842, Eisenberg, , Thüringen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1920  (Age > 79 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Paulina Louise Beier
              b. Wed, Sep 19, 1849, Hainspitz, , Thüringen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1920  (Age > 72 years) 
    Family ID F148  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Marie Anna Schaff
              b. Sat, Jan 10, 1880, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Thu, Nov 15, 1906  Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    +1. Walter William Meyer
              b. 1912, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Richard August Meyer
              b. Fri, Sep 27, 1907, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Sun, Dec 12, 1965, River Edge, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Margaret Meyer
              b. Abt 1924, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Abt 1945, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
    Last Modified Fri, Aug 4, 2017 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart