Perlina Ann Ott

29 August 1857–20 March 1946 (Age 88)
Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States

The Life of Perlina Ann

When Perlina Ann Ott was born on 29 August 1857, in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States, her father, Henry W. Ott, was 24 and her mother, Nancy Ann Armstrong, was 21. She married Alpheus Otho Milleson in 1874. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Peoria City Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1940 and West Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1946. She died on 20 March 1946, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alpheus Otho Milleson
1853–1914
Perlina Ann Ott
1857–1946
Marriage: 1874
James Oliver Milleson
1876–1953
Mary Louise Milleson
1879–1912
Nancy Ann Milleson
1881–1929
Grace Marie Milleson
1894–1996

Spouse and Children

    Alpheus Otho Milleson

    Male1853–1914Male

    Female1857–1946Female

MARRIAGE
1874
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1833–1929Male

    Nancy Ann Armstrong

    Female1836–1910Female

siblings

(9)

    Allie Jane Ott

    Female1856–Female

    Female1857–1946Female

    Stephen A. Ott

    Male1860–Male

    Nimrod Henry Ott

    Male1861–Male

    Simson Ott

    Male1863–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1858 · A House Divided

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English and German: from a Middle English personal name, Ode, in which personal names of several different origins have coalesced: principally Old English Od(d)a, Old Norse Od(d)a and Continental Germanic Odo, Otto. The first two are short forms of names with the first element Old English ord, Old Norse odd ‘point of a weapon’. The Continental Germanic names are from a short form of compound names with the first element od- ‘possessions’, ‘riches’. The situation is further confused by the fact that all of these names were Latinized as Odo. Odo was the name of the half-brother of the Conqueror, archbishop of Bayeux, who accompanied the Norman expedition to England and was rewarded with 439 confiscated manors. The German name Odo or Otto was a hereditary name in the Saxon ruling house, as well as being borne by Otto von Wittelsbach, who founded the Bavarian ruling dynasty in the 11th century, and the 12th-century Otto of Bamberg, apostle of Pomerania.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Milleson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mrs. Paulina M Milleson in household of Alpheus A Milleson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ann Milleson in household of George F Mohr, "United States Census, 1940"

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