Otto Theodore Miller

21 December 1907–9 June 1996 (Age 88)
Leadville, Lake, Colorado, United States

The Life of Otto Theodore

When Otto Theodore Miller was born on 21 December 1907, in Leadville, Lake, Colorado, United States, his father, Otto M. Miller, was 33 and his mother, Rosa Lotz, was 25. He died on 9 June 1996, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 88.

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Otto Theodore Miller
1907–1996
Genevieve Marie Miller
1918–1996

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 2

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
1931

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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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Sources (2)

  • Otto Miller in household of Otto Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Otto Theodore Miller, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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