Arthur Sidney Miller

Male19 March 1887–1 August 1978

Brief Life History of Arthur Sidney

When Arthur Sidney Miller was born on 19 March 1887, in Bertram, Burnet, Texas, United States, his father, Gottlieb Miller, was 31 and his mother, Mary Jane Pennel, was 20. He married Pilma Mindora "Minnie" Jones on 24 January 1914, in Nolan, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Swisher, Texas, United States in 1940 and Tulia, Swisher, Texas, United States in 1950. He died on 1 August 1978, in San Patricio, Lincoln, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in San Patricio, Lincoln, New Mexico, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Sidney Miller
Pilma Mindora "Minnie" Jones
Marriage: 24 January 1914
Paul Wilson Miller
Lillian Margaret Miller
Arlis Stanley Miller

Sources (14)

  • Auther S Miller, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Arthur Sidney Miller, "Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"
  • Arthur Sidney Miller, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1914Nolan, Texas, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries: 1889: Floyd, Texas, United States

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

    Age 7

    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.


    Age 25

    New Mexico is the 47th state.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term miller, 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. In North America, the surname Miller has absorbed many cognate surnames from other languages, for example German Müller (see Mueller ), Dutch Mulder and Molenaar , French Meunier , Italian Molinaro , Spanish Molinero , Hungarian Molnár (see Molnar ), Slovenian, Croatian, and Serbian Mlinar , Polish Młynarz or Młynarczyk (see Mlynarczyk ). Miller (including in the senses below) is the seventh most frequent surname in the US.

    South German, Swiss German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ‘miller’ (see Mueller ) and, in North America, also an altered form of this. This form of the surname is also found in other European countries, notably in Poland, Denmark, France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), and Czechia; compare 3 below.

    Americanized form of Polish, Czech, Croatian, Serbian, and Slovenian Miler ‘miller’, a surname of German origin.

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

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