Lyman Mills

about 1792–
Colchester, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Lyman

When Lyman Mills was born about 1792, in Colchester, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Asa Mills, was 26 and his mother, Arthusa Phelps, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Asa Mills
1766–1827
Arthusa Phelps
1768–1818
Francis Mills
1792–1796
Lyman Mills
1792–
Mary Ann Mills
1800–
Keziah Mills
1802–
Olive Mills
1804–
Marion Mills
1806–
Mills
1810–
Mills
1812–
Mills
1814–
Mills
1816–
Elihu Mills
1793–1867
Simeon Asa Mills
1795–1879
Augustus Mills
1796–1871
John Roswell Mills
1798–1863
Timothy Mills
1799–1864
George Mills
1801–1818
Francis Mills
1803–1821
Lorrin Mills
1804–1891
Mary Ann Mills
1806–1823
Asa Augustus Mills
1806–1872
Willard Franklin Mills
1808–1898
Sylvester W Mills
1810–1863
Leander Mills
1811–1820
Harriet Amelia Mills
1814–1887

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World Events (3)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 8

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 10

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."

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.

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