Meyers, George G.



Meyers, George G.


George G. Meyers was a master builder elected to the Carpenters' Company of Philadelphia in 1833. Meyers served as a Company's Warden in 1843 as well as three terms on the Managing Committee in the 1840s and 1850s. In 1845, He was listed in the Southwark City Directory as carpenter at 10th above Washington street. He was marked deceased on Carpenters' Company records in 1888.

Biography from the Philadelphia Architects and Buildings, a project of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia. Written by Tom Stokes.

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Office Held

Warden, 1843

Committee Membership

Managing Committee, 1844-46,49-51,55,56

Business Address

10th above Washington (CD) (1845)


Carpenters' Co. Minutes-1891-108 Relating to quarterly allowance of Ethel B. Meyers. ---------------------- City Records D.S.B. book #339; filed June 30, 1820; satisfied September 5, 1821 (with full signature) George G. Meyers vs. Solomon Dickinson. Claim $200 against a three-story brick dwelling house situate on the northeast corner of 11th and Vine streets for carpenters work done. --------------------- City Records D.S.B. book #339; filed June 30, 1820; same date of satisfaction Same plaintiff. Claim $200 against a two story brick bakehouse situate in Vine street on the north side between 12th and 13th street, for carpenters work done. --------------------- City Records D.S.B. book #344 (see claim under George Haas filed Jan. 1, 1830 -------------------- City Directory - 1820 - George G., carpenter, 133 N. 3rd 1824 - George, carpenter, 10 Carpenter, Southwark City Directory - 1845 - George, carpenter, 10th above Washington. 1854 - George, carpenter, 11th below Columbia George, builder, Wallace above 9th.