James Jr Mills

13 November 1829–4 November 1848 (Age 18)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of James Jr

When James Jr Mills was born on 13 November 1829, in New York, United States, his father, James Mills, was 36 and his mother, Jemima Huff, was 35. He died on 4 November 1848, in Canada, at the age of 18.

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Family Time Line

James Mills
1793–1853
Jemima Huff
1794–1869
Isaac H. Mills
1815–1862
Sarah Jane Mills
1817–1849
Drusella Mills
1819–1899
Hannah Mills
1821–1856
Abraham Mills
1824–1910
James Jr Mills
1829–1848

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 1
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail
Age 1
Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · The Indian Removal Act
Age 1
In a negotiation with the southern Native American Tribes, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which exchanged lands with the Native Tribes. The Act was supported mainly in the south, but the tribes showed resistance and ultimately were forcibly removed from their lands. The relocation of the tribes was later known as the Trail of Tears.

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.

Possible Related Names

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Miles
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Millis
Milnes

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