Meeker, Ezra was born on December 29, 1830 in Huntsville, Ohio, United States. Son of Jacob Redding and Phoebe (Baker) Meeker.
Crossed over Oregon Trail, with ox-team to the Northwest, 1852. Returned with ox-team to Washington, District of Columbia, 1906. Farmer in Washington 50 years President Pioneers of America, New New York.