Louis J. Meyer (ca. 1836- ), Architect

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Nebraska City, Nebraska, 1879-1880

Louis J. Meyer was born in France and worked as a baker in St. Louis in 1860. He was later an architect in Nebraska City. Meyer was married and had six children.[1] He was not found as a Nebraska resident in the 1870 or the 1900 U.S. Census.

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the format and contents page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Nebraska City, Nebraska, 1879-1880

Educational & Professional Associations

1860: baker, St. Louis, Missouri.[2]

1880: architect and partner, Meyer & Butler, Architects, Nebraska City, Nebraska.[1]

Buildings & Projects



1. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “Louis Meyer,” Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.

2. 1870 United States Census, s.v. “Louis Meyer,” Carondelet, St. Louis County, Missouri, accessed through AncestryLibrary.com.

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Louis J. Meyer (ca. 1836- ), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, April 16, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, April 20, 2021.

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