Ole Larson's Folks

Died in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, on this date in 1835: fourth great-grandfather and patriarch of the Myers clan, Philip Myers. He came from Mainz, Germany, as a child, fought in the Revolutionary War, and settled in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania by the 1780s. Pictured above, a drawing of his home in the township of Forty Fort. Buried in Forty Fort cemetery. Read more …

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