Joseph P. Mills

1852–1912 (Age 60)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Joseph P.

When Joseph P. Mills was born about 1852, in Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph P Mills, was 30 and his mother, Mary Ann Wilbur, was 24. He married Rebecca Arnsberger on 10 November 1870, in Williams, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Springfield Township, Williams, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died in 1912, at the age of 60.

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Joseph P. Mills
Rebecca Arnsberger
Marriage: 10 November 1870
William Clyde Mills

Spouse and Children

10 November 1870
Williams, Ohio, United States


    William Clyde Mills


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph P Mills


    Mary Ann Wilbur




    Sarah Jane Mills


    Mary Ann Mills



    William Mills


    Katie Mills


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 8

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 16

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Mill 1.2 English: either a metronymic form of Mill 2, or a variant of Miles .3 Irish: in Ulster this is the English name, but elsewhere in Ireland it may be a translation of a Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph P Mills, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph P. Mills, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • J. P. Mills in entry for William C. Mills and Gertrude Williams, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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