Elizabeth Caroline Mills

1837–2 February 1907 (Age 70)
Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Caroline

When Elizabeth Caroline Mills was born in 1837, in Union, North Carolina, United States, her father, Morgan J Mills, was 37 and her mother, Jane Elizabeth Cotton, was 36. She married Charles Washington Maples Sr about 1870, in United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mount Croghan, Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 February 1907, in Pageland, Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Pickens, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Washington Maples Sr
1838–1881
Elizabeth Caroline Mills
1837–1907
Marriage: about 1870
Richard Henry Mills
1855–1941
John Thomas Maples
1870–1952
Lottie C Maples
1872–1946
Sarah Margaret Maples
1874–1960
Charles Washington Maples Jr
1878–1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1870United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1853 · First State Fair
    Age 16
    The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
    1860
    Age 23
    In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Milles
    Mill
    Millis

    Sources (10)

    • E Maples in household of C W Maples, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Elizabeth Walls in entry for Lottie Maples Outen, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
    • Elizabeth Mills in household of Morgan Mills, "United States Census, 1860"

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