Estelle Millikin

1847–11 November 1898 (Age 51)
Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Estelle

When Estelle Millikin was born in 1847, in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, her father, Harlow Mulliken, was 31 and her mother, Jane Blackman Edwards, was 22. She married David N. Seeley about 1868, in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Madison, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1850. She died on 11 November 1898, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

David N. Seeley
Estelle Millikin
Marriage: about 1868
Harlow Mulliken Seeley
Irene Adelle Seelye
Minnie Jane Seely
Emma Louise Seely
Lillian Alice Seely

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1868Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1847 · Moving the State Capital
    Age 0
    The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
    1854 · Creation of the Republican Party
    Age 7
    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Milligan .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Mary E Muleken in household of Harlow Muleken, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Edella A Muleken in household of Harlow Muleken, "United States Census, 1850"

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