John Milner

1838–1908 (Age 70)
Inskip, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Milner was born in 1838, in Inskip, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Benson Milner, was 40 and his mother, Mary Jemson, was 27. He married Alice Parkinson on 5 October 1871, in Lytham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1908, in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John Milner
1838–1908
Alice Parkinson
1846–1922
Marriage: 5 October 1871
Mary Milner
1873–
John Milner
1874–
Annie Milner
1876–
William Milner
1878–
James Parkinson Milner
1880–
Albert Edward Milner
1884–
Alice Milner
1885–1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 October 1871
Lytham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Mary Milner

    Female1873–Female

    John Milner

    Male1874–Male

    Annie Milner

    Female1876–Female

    William Milner

    Male1878–Male

    James Parkinson Milner

    Male1880–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1838–1908Male

    Evan Milner

    Male1840–Male

    William Jemson Milner

    Male1843–Male

    Thomas Milner

    Male1846–1917Male

    Ann Milner

    Female1848–Female

World Events (7)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 4

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1843

Age 5

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 21

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Name Meaning

Northern English (mainly Yorkshire) and Scottish: variant of Miller , retaining the -n- of the Middle English word, which was a result of Scandinavian linguistic influence, as in Old Norse mylnari.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Milner in entry for William Milner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Millner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Milner in entry for Alice Milner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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