NOAH MYERS, a well-known farmer of Jefferson county, removed thither in 1847 from the county of Washington, Pennsylvania, where he was born November 1820 and where his parents John and Elizabeth (Yant) Myers had died before his departure, his mother in 1844 and his father in 1847. Noah Myers in youth was engaged as a clerk in a mercantile establishment and following that vocation for some time, finally however, engaged in farming at which he was occupied some three years before coming to Jefferson county. Here he persued the same vocation and has become well known as a successful farmer. In 1877 he made his home in Toronto where he now resides. He was married in 1848 to Rhoda, daughter of George Leyda, of Washington county, Penn. and to whom have been born four sons and three daughters, all of whom are living. He and wife are faithful members of the Presbyterian church, and wherever known they are highly regarded.
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