Aaron L. Mills

Male19 November 1812–3 January 1852

Brief Life History of Aaron L.

When Aaron L. Mills was born on 19 November 1812, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Seth Mills, was 30 and his mother, Charity Thornburgh, was 22. He married Parmelia or Amelia or Millie Samuels on 14 October 1832, in Wayne, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in White River Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1850. He died on 3 January 1852, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Carter, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Aaron L. Mills
Parmelia or Amelia or Millie Samuels
Marriage: 14 October 1832
John Riley Mills
Mary Ann Mills
Enos Mills
Lewis Mills
Sarah Ellen Mills
Francis Marian Mills
Lucinda Charity Mills
Henry R Mills

Sources (4)

  • Aaron L Mills, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Aaron L Mills - Government record: Census record: birth: 12 November 1820; Tennessee, United States
  • Aaron Mills, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1832Wayne, Indiana, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (18)

    +13 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 7

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


    Age 8

    Historical Boundaries - 1820: Quapaw Indian Reservation, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1827: Pulaski, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Pulaski, Arkansas, United States

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 13

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    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.

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