Biography of Henry Meyer
Erie County, NY Biographies


Meyer, Henry, Buffalo, one of the representative builders of Buffalo, is a native of Germany. He was educated in Hanover, and came from Germany to this country in 1860, settling in Buffalo, where he has since resided. He found employment with Hersee & Co. as a cabinet maker, and within two years was made foreman of their shop. The business was afterwards purchased by Weller, Brown & Messmer, and Mr. Myer was installed as manager, being placed in charge of many important contracts, such as work on the capitol at Albany, the Stillman Hotel in Cleveland, several fine residences in New York city, etc. Many of the finest residences in Buffalo have been completed under his supervision. The present firm of Metz & Meyer was formed in 1882. Since then, by energy, sagacity, and honorable methods, an extensive business has been built tip. Mr. Meyer was united in marriage to Henrietta Menge, of Buffalo, in May, 1869. They have seven children: Henry C., Carrie, Albert, Hattie, Hulda, Minnie and Clara.

Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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