Myers, Pearl Edith

Birth Name Myers, Pearl Edith
Gender female
Age at Death 58 years, 8 months, 10 days

Narrative

Home in 1920: Ottawa Ward 4, Franklin, Kansas
Home in 1930: Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas - but where are the children?
living in KC, MO in 30's with her children
living in KC, MO in 1942 as Pearl Randolph (from a letter to Lela)
living in KC, MO in 1952 (from a letter to Lela)

"widowed 2x" on death cert. probably Fred Campbell also died by 1954

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1895-09-22 Nemaha Co, KS    
Death 1954-06-02 Kansas City, Jackson, MO death of "Pearl Edith Campbell" 1a
Cause Of Death     Thyroid Cancer  
Burial 1954-06-04 Kansas City, Jackson, MO Memorial Park Cemetery  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Myers, Daniel Wallace Jr1858-08-211918-01-02
Mother Gage, Adah Montes1862-09-011937-03-01
    Brother     Myers, Clarence Virgil 1881-12-15 1919-06-13
    Brother     Myers, Orange Freddie 1885-04-21 1949
    Brother     Myers, Lester Harry 1886-11-23 1957-04-30
    Brother     Myers, Lloyd Raymond 1889-07-14 1929-02-25
    Brother     Myers, Olie Melvin 1893-06-17 1960-12-27
         Myers, Pearl Edith 1895-09-22 1954-06-02
    Sister     Myers, Lela Marie 1897-10-25 1971-06-08
    Sister     Myers, Vera Viola Vernice 1901-07-10 1964-07-09

Families

Family of Harris, Homer Ervin and Myers, Pearl Edith

Married Husband Harris, Homer Ervin ( * 1894-05-29 + 1938-03-23 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1915-05-14 Franklin, KS   2a
Divorce 1937-02-00   - didn't happen -  
Event Note

from Adah M Gage Myers last letter about "Pearlie" aka girlie getting her divorce. Lorraine Harris Beaver related that Homer died before the divorce was finalized. Homer's death cert also stated he was still married.

  Narrative

Only Marjorie born by 1920 Census (living in Ottawa Ward 4, Franklin, Kansas)
Home in 1925: KC, KS (as Homer E and Real E Harris, Marjorie, Lavonne, and Lorraine) (KS State Census)
Cannot find any other children in 1930 census. (Homer E and Pearl E Harris living in KC,KS, but perhaps moving - abbr. info on them )
Living in KC, MO in 1937 (Adah's obit) as Pearl Harris
Porter Matteson remarks in 1938 "Pearl is living with her children in Kansas City, MO"

Carl prob born 1925-1927. Coincidentally, same age and names in hh of Eugene D Harris of Richland, KS

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Harris, [Living]
Harris, Carl19181918
Harris, Marjorie V Marie1919-02-041996-01-26
Harris, La Von Eula1921-01-141988-04-14
Harris, Eugene Bayne1925-11-061964-01-17

Family of Randolph, Francis Edward and Myers, Pearl Edith

Married Husband Randolph, Francis Edward ( * 1894 + 1963-06-04 )
  Narrative

From a letter she sent Lela in 1952 from "Pearl Randolph".

Home in 1940: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
Francis Randolf 46 "widowed"
Pearl Harris 44 "widowed"
Lorraine Harris 17
Eugene Harris 14

Family of Campbell, Fred and Myers, Pearl Edith

Married Husband Campbell, Fred ( * + ... )
  Narrative

marriage from Pearl's death cert. says she was widowed twice and informant is not Fred, so he probably pre-deceased her.

Addresses

Date Street Locality City State/ Province County Postal Code Country Phone Sources
1942-10-26 1406 Troost Ave   Kansas City MO          
1930-04-18 3000 Westport Rd.   Kansas City MO          

Source References

  1. Missouri Death Certificates Online, 1910 – 1956
      • Source Reference Note:

        http://www.sos.mo.gov/TIF2PDFConsumer/DispPDF.aspx?fTiff=/archives/DeptofHealth/Death/1954/1954_00018831.TIF&Fln=1700205.pdf

  2. KS Court Records online
      • Source text:

        http://www.kscourts.org/dstcts/4frmrech.htm