Esther Miller

about 1785–about 1865 (Age 80)
Plainfield Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Miller was born about 1785, in Plainfield Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, David Miller, was 29 and her mother, Eva Rosina Bauer, was 26. She married Dilman Dielman Kulp about 1807, in Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died about 1865, at the age of 80.

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Dilman Dielman Kulp
Esther Miller
Marriage: about 1807
David Kulp
son Kulp
son Kulp
son Kulp
Sarah Kulp

Spouse and Children

about 1807
Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States


    David Kulp


    son Kulp


    son Kulp


    son Kulp



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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 2

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.

Age 23

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term, an agent derivative of mille ‘mill’, reinforced by Old Norse mylnari ( see Milner ). In southern, western, and central England Millward (literally, ‘mill keeper’) was the usual term. The American surname has absorbed many cognate surnames from other European languages, for example French Meunier , Dumoulin , Demoulins, and Moulin ; German Mueller ; Dutch Molenaar ; Italian Molinaro ; Spanish Molinero; Hungarian Molnár; Slavic Mlinar , etc.2 Southwestern and Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ( see Mueller ).

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

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