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J. Edward Meyers

J. Edward Meyers, American ex-mayor. Member Board of Education, 1925-1931 (president 2 years).

Background

  • Meyers, J. Edward was born on December 22, 1862 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles G. and Maria (Gagel) Meyers.

  • Education

    • Education high school, Dayton. Bachelor of Laws, University of Minnesota, 1898.

    Career

    • Commercial business 1880-1890. With Aetna Life Insurance Company from 1890 until retirement, manager California agency until 1894. Manager Minnesota agency, 1894-1922.

      Mayor of Minneapolis, 1919-1921.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Board of Education, 1925-1931 (president 2 years).

    Connections

    • Married Mattie Ruhl, of Springfield, O., September 22, 1885 (died 1934).
    • father: Charles G. Meyers
    • mother: Maria (Gagel) Meyers
    • spouse: Mattie Ruhl
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    Born December 22, 1862
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