When Rosa May Francis Neese was born on 18 September 1881, in Putnamville, Warren Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States, her father, Lewis Neese, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Ann Crouse, was 32. She married Harley Granville Miller on 13 September 1906. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Jackson Township, Owen, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Washington Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 March 1971, at the age of 89.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois (see McNeese ).
North German: from a short form of the female personal name Agnes .
German: habitational name from Neese (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania).