Friday, August 31, 2012

Congratulations to Your Birthday, Reverend Myers, Cando, North Dakota

[To] Rev. J. M. Myers,
Cando, N. Dak.

Best wishes to you, from M. L. Huffman and family, New Market, Va.

1 comment:

  1. Ida Mae Royer (b Oct. 27, 1868 in at Versailles, Ohio) married Rev. J(acob) M. Myers on Nov. 10, 1896. He
    was born May 30, 1870 in Minot, North Dakota. He was ordained to the ministry of the Brethren church at Cando, Towner County, ND, 1900, and served the churches at Cando, Surrey, and Minot, ND. He is also Vice President and Business Manager of The Good Samaritan Mission, at Minot, ND. He died in 1947 (Find A Grave Memorial# 95441145). Ida Mae Myers died in 1958 (Find A Grave Memorial# 95441078).

    Children: Galine Myers, b 1897; J. Royer Myers, b 1899; Ida Mae Myers, b 1900; O. Ralph Myers, b 1903; and Alberta Myers, b 1907.

    While the card says "New Market, Virgina," I think it was sent by the Mason Lester Huffman family who lived in the town of Virginia, Towner County, North Dakota - but his parents (Jacob and Susan) lived not far from New Market, Virginia. This might explain the lack of a stamp and postmark.