Isabella Eveline Mills

1854–26 December 1928 (Age 74)
Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Isabella Eveline

When Isabella Eveline Mills was born in 1854, in Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Hezekiah Andrew Mills, was 34 and her mother, Mary Ann Griffiths, was 36. She had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Andrew Rolando Henderson. She lived in New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States in 1910. She died on 26 December 1928, in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 74.

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Andrew Rolando Henderson
Isabella Eveline Mills
Virginia Bell Henderson
Edwin Andrew Henderson
Eva M. Henderson
Mary Elizabeth Henderson
Elmer Rineldo Henderson
Elsie A Henderson
Percy Gelunrdus Henderson
Lola Mildred Henderson

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World Events (8)

Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Land in Groton Given to US Navy for Navy Station
Age 14
In 1868, the State of Connecticut gave the Navy 112 acres of land along the Thames River. This became the location of the Naval Submarine Base. It was designed to hold 1,400 men and 20 submarines. During WWII it was expanded to 497 acres. 
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 21
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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Isabella Mills in entry for Lola Mildred Henderson, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Isabelle Henderson in household of Andrew Henderson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Isabelle E. Mills Henderson, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"

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