Birth: c 1857
Marriage: Anna Ropke Deppermann, widow of Fernando Deppermann
1883, Edward Meyers 18 India Wharf, Brooklyn directory
Lilly c 1883
married John Heppler
- Stella c 1886
married Walter Witte
1920: Brooklyn Assembly District 12, east 8th street, Walter Witte 35, order clerk,
Stella Witte 34,
Ruth Witte 8,
Harry Meyer 33, machinist, hydraulic company.
1925: 131 st, New York, Queens, Walter Witte 40, bookkeeper,
Stella Witte 39,
Ruth Witte 14,
Harry H Meyer 38, brother, machinist.
- Harry born February 6, 1887
Worked for Lidgerwood Manufacturing in 1918. Medium build, medium weight, blue eyes, light hair. With his sister Stella in 1925. Unmarried.
Not in 1885 under Meyers or Meyer.
In May 1885 Edward Meyer's liquor saloon on the Middle Pier of the Atlantic dock was seized
by US Marshall Tote. "Meyer was arrested for non payment of the wholesale liquor dealer's
special taxes and his place raided." Among the things seized was a number of cigars that were not properly
boxed and stamped. Meyer's bail was $1,000.
1889: Edward Meyers a saloonkeeper at Conover and India Wharf was arrested for violating the Excise law and
selling liquor on Sunday. Officers entered through a side door and found a half dozen men playing cards.
1892: Census Ward 12, ED 4, Edward Myer age 35 born Germany, barkeeper,
Lily 9, Stella 5 Harry e, Fernando N Depperman 20,
Frederick Depperman 16
1896: Ropke John A mortgagor to
Anna M Meyer formerly Depperman. Extension of mort. April 22
(John A Ropke was her bother) Columbia University Libraries: Real estate record and builders
1900: Ward 12, Dikeman at Ferris Street,
Edward Meyer 48, immigrated 1866, Naturalized,
Anna Meyer 50, 7 children 7 living,
Frederick J Depperman 24, saloon keeper,
Lillie J Meyer 17, dress maker,
Stella W Meyer 14,
Harry H Meyer 13
Death: Edward Meyer 19 May 1905
Probate: Petitioner Anna Meyer 81 Ferris Street, Brooklyn widow and sole legatee -
will dated July 1896 witnessed by Francis P Brophy, John H.
Wiecken (since dead) and Fernando W.
Depperman - Lillie, Stella and Harry Meyer all 81 Ferris Street.
1905: 81 Dikeman,
head Fred Deppermann 28y United States, liquors,
wife Bertha Deppermann 28y United States,
mother Anna Meyer 52y United States,
s sister Lillie Meyer 22y United States,
stepsister Stella Meyer 20y United States,
stepbrother Harry Meyer 18y United States
1910: 46th street, Ward 8, Meyer, Anna head age 57 widowed, 10 children 5 living,
Harry son, age 23, machinist factory - in same building as
Heppler, John head age 29, accountant office,
Lillian age 27 no children
Death: Anna Ropke Depperman Meyer 1914
Same plot as the Deppermanns
MEYER EDWARD C. 1885-07-11 10964 51 (Meyer Edward 7 m Jul 9 1885 7994 Kings)
MEYER EDWARD 1905-05-21 10964 51
(Meyer Edward 53 y May 19 1905 9623 Kings)
MEYER ANNA 1914-02-27 10964 51