Milo Frank Corwin

3 November 1873–2 August 1943 (Age 69)
Superior, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of Milo Frank

When Milo Frank Corwin was born on 3 November 1873, in Superior, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, his father, Stillman Corwin, was 28 and his mother, Susannah Elizabeth Shackleton, was 22. He married Grace Mae Franklin on 14 August 1909, in Denton, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Plymouth, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Canton Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 2 August 1943, in Canton, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Milo Frank Corwin
Grace Mae Franklin
Marriage: 14 August 1909
Lester Stillman Corwin
Melvin John Corwin
Harriet Corwin
Viola Rose Corwin

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14 August 1909
Denton, Wayne, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 6

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Cordon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Milo F Corwin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Milo Corwin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Milo Corwin, "United States Census, 1930"

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