Margaret Adeline Mills

1831–1908 (Age 77)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret Adeline

When Margaret Adeline Mills was born in 1831, in Tennessee, United States, her father, James Mills, was 40 and her mother, Nancy Marsh, was 39. She married Wilburn Hunter Waid on 1 February 1849, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850 and Spring River Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. She died on 17 February 1908, in Aurora, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Verona, Lawrence, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilburn Hunter Waid
1826–1902
Margaret Adeline Mills
1831–1908
Marriage: 1 February 1849
Nancy Caroline Wade
1849–1919
James W Wade
1851–1940
Sylvania Elizabeth Wade
1853–1933
Hannah Emmaline Waid
1855–1938
William Harrison Wade
1858–
Mary Jane Wade
1862–1947
Wilburn Josephus Wade
1865–
John Francis Waid
1868–1963
Rufus Ledbetter Waid
1870–1947
Stephen Philander Wade
1872–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 February 1849
Lincoln, Tennessee, United States
children

(10)

    Nancy Caroline Wade

    Female1849–1919Female

    James W Wade

    Male1851–1940Male

    Sylvania Elizabeth Wade

    Female1853–1933Female

    Female1855–1938Female

    William Harrison Wade

    Male1858–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Sarah Mills

    Female1819–1891Female

    Eliza Holman Mills

    Female1823–1897Female

    James W Mills

    Male1827–Male

    Female1830–Female

    Female1831–1908Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1831 · Dedication of Jackson County

Age 0

In August 1831, Latter-day Saint Sidney Rigdon dedicated Jackson County, Missouri, for the gathering place of Zion.
1832 · The Black Hawk War

Age 1

Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
1860

Age 29

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

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)

  • Margret Wade in household of Wilburn Wade, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margeret Waid in household of Wilbur Waid, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Adaline Wade in household of Wilbern H Wade, "United States Census, 1880"

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