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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Myers Family History

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Some Famous People with the surname of Myers

Wikipedia Richard Bowman Myers (born March 1, 1942) is a former four-star general in the United States Air Force and served as the 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Wikipedia Michael John "Mike" Myers (born May 25, 1963) is a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter and film producer.
Wikipedia Dee Dee Myers (born Margaret Jane Myers on September 1, 1961 in Quonset Point, Rhode Island) served as White House Press Secretary for the first two years of the Clinton administration, from January 20, 1993 to December 22, 1994.
Wikipedia Michael Stanley Myers (born June 26, 1969 in Arlington Heights, Illinois) is a former left-handed Major League Baseball relief pitcher.
Wikipedia Sir Michael Myers, GCMG, KC, PC, (7 September 1873 ? 8 April 1950) was the sixth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Zealand from 1929 to 1946 and served occasionally as Administrator of New Zealand from 1930 to 1941.
Wikipedia Stanley Myers (6 October 1930 ? 9 November 1993), was a prolific British film composer who scored over sixty films.
Wikipedia Kevin Myers (born 30 March 1947 in Leicester, England) is a British-born Irish journalist and writer.
Wikipedia Michael Joseph "Ozzie" Myers (born May 4, 1943) is a politician from the American state of Pennsylvania.
Wikipedia William Gerry Myers III (born July 13, 1955, Roanoke, Virginia) is an American lawyer and former nominee to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Wikipedia Randall Kirk Myers (born September 19, 1962 in Vancouver, Washington) is a former Major League Baseball relief pitcher who pitched from -, with the New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego Padres, Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles, and Toronto Blue Jays.
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Wikipedia Christopher Patrick Myers (born March 28, 1959 in Miami, Florida) is an American sportscaster.
Wikipedia John Joseph Myers (born July 26, 1941 in Earlville, Illinois) is the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark (New Jersey, USA) and the Superior of Turks and Caicos.
Wikipedia Carmel Myers (April 4, 1899 - November 9, 1980) was an American actress who worked chiefly in silent movies.
Wikipedia Erasmus Jerel Myers (born July 18, 1981 in Houston, Texas) is a professional American, Canadian and Arena football wide receiver who is currently a free agent.
Wikipedia Rodes Kirby Myers (1900-1960) was an active Kentucky Democrat and served as Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky 1939-1943.
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Wikipedia Cynthia Myers (born September 12, 1950, in Toledo, Ohio) is an American model and actress, and "Playboy" magazine's Playmate of the Month for the December 1968 issue.
Wikipedia Brett Allen Myers (born August 17, 1980, in Jacksonville, Florida) is a right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball.
Wikipedia Francis John Myers (December 18, 1901 ? July 5, 1956) was an American teacher, lawyer, and Democratic Party politician from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Wikipedia Sam Myers (February 19, 1936 ? July 17, 2006) was an American blues musician and songwriter.
Wikipedia Chris Myers (born September 15, 1981 in Miami, Florida) is an football offensive lineman for the Houston Texans of the National Football League.
Wikipedia Michael Myers (born January 20, 1976 in Vicksburg, Mississippi) is an American football defensive tackle who is currently a playing for the Cincinnati Bengals.
Wikipedia Billie Myers (born 14 June 1971, Coventry, West Midlands) is an English rock singer-songwriter.
Wikipedia Kris Myers, originally from Palatine, Illinois, is an American musician.
Wikipedia Colonel Reginald Rodney Myers (November 26, 1919 ? October 23, 2005) was a United States Marine Corps officer who was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism in Korea as a major ? for fearlessly leading 250 United Nations troops to victory over 4,000 of the enemy in November 1950 at the Chosin Reservoir.
Wikipedia Brian Reynolds Myers (born 1963) is an American critic and researcher of North Korean literature, culture, and society, who lives and works in Busan, South Korea.
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Wikipedia Lou Leabengula Myers (born September 26, 1945) is an American actor.
Wikipedia Norman Myers CMG (24 August, 1934-) is a British environmentalist and authority on biodiversity.
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Wikipedia Walter Dean Myers (born Walter Milton Myers, on August 12, 1937) is an African American author of young adult literature.
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Wikipedia Henry "Hy" Myers (April 27, 1889 - May 1, 1965) was a professional baseball player.
Wikipedia John Thomas Myers (born February 8, 1927) was a Republican Congressman from Indiana's 7th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1967 to 1997.
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Wikipedia Alan Myers is a noted translator, born in South Shields, County Durham, in 1933.
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Wikipedia Phillip Leon "Chip" Myers (July 9, 1945 in Panama City, Florida ? February 23, 1999 in Long Lake, Minnesota) was a wide receiver who played nine Pro Football seasons, for the NFL San Francisco 49ers in 1967, the AFL's Cincinnati Bengals in 1969, and the NFL's AFC Bengals from 1970 through 1976.
Wikipedia Hubert Myers was a first class cricketer who played 201 games for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1901 and 1910.
Wikipedia Matthew Myers was a first class cricketer who played 21 games for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1876 and 1878.
Wikipedia Joseph Myers (born February 10, 1987, in Cardiff, Wales) is a professional ice hockey player in the British Elite Ice Hockey League.
Wikipedia Harold "Sonny" Myers (January 22, 1924 - May 7, 2007) was an American professional wrestler, involved in the business for sixty years.
Wikipedia William Ralph Myers (June 12, 1836 - April 18, 1907) was a U.
Wikipedia Frank Harmon Myers (1899 ? 1956) was an American painter.
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Wikipedia Rodney Luther Myers (born June 26, 1969 in Rockford, Illinois) is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball.
Wikipedia Richard Myers (born April 7 1930 in Sacramento, California) was a pinch hitter in Major League Baseball.
Wikipedia Zach Myers (Born; Michael Zachery Myers) was born in 1983 in Memphis, Tennessee.
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Wikipedia David Myers (born 30 June 1989) is an Australian rules footballer, drafted 6th in the 2007 AFL draft by the Essendon Football Club.
Wikipedia Frank Joseph Myers (born in Dayton, Ohio) is an American country music singer, songwriter and record producer.
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Wikipedia Roberta Myers is the editor-in-chief of the US edition of the fashion magazine "Elle", having taken over the job from Elaina Richardson in 2000.
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Wikipedia Paul Zachary "PZ" Myers (born March 9, 1957) is an American biology professor at the University of Minnesota Morris (UMM) and the author of the science blog Pharyngula.
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Wikipedia Bobby Jermaine Myers (born November 10, 1976 in New Haven, Connecticut) is a former American football safety in the National Football League.
Wikipedia Beverle Graves Myers (born March 31, 1951) is an American author of mystery novels and short stories.
Wikipedia Peter Jeffery Myers (born 22 October 1958 in Cairns, Queensland) is a retired Australian basketball player.
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Wikipedia John Westcott Myers (born Los Angeles, California, June 13, 1911 - died Beverly Hills, California, January 31, 2008) was a World War II test pilot who helped develop the P-61 fighter plane.