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Benton Myer
Born 1844
BENTON MYER, farmer, Hale Twp., Sec. 24; P.O. Oxford Mills; born in Ohio in 1844; came to Iowa in 1864, and bought and now owns 120 acres; has made all the improvements. Was Constable in Clinton Co., Iowa. In politics, Democrat; in religion, Catholic. His wife, Mary Devett, was born in Indiana in 1850; came to Iowa when an infant, and married in l870.

Source: History of Jones County, Iowa, Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1879, page 641.

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