Millicent Minerva Garner

1845–7 September 1895 (Age 50)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Millicent Minerva

When Millicent Minerva Garner was born in 1845, in Alabama, United States, her father, James Madison Garner Sr, was 27 and her mother, Sally Goodman Collins, was 24. She married Daniel Lee Jones Sr in 1865, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Eastern Division, Walker, Alabama, United States in 1860. She died on 7 September 1895, in Walker, Alabama, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Goodsprings Cemetery, Parrish, Walker, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Lee Jones Sr
1845–1909
Millicent Minerva Garner
1845–1895
Marriage: 1865
Mary Ann Jones
1864–1934
James Wiley Jones
1869–1940
William Riley ‘Bill’ Jones
1869–1947
Alford Lee Jones
1872–1929
Samuel Houston Jones
1873–
Modena Frances Jones
1875–1961
Daniel Lee Jones Junior
1878–1953
Solomon Armstrong Jones
1879–1941
Jacob Oposmer "Bud" Jones
1885–
Celia Minerva Jones
1890–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1865
Alabama, United States
children

(10)

    Mary Ann Jones

    Female1864–1934Female

    James Wiley Jones

    Male1869–1940Male

    William Riley ‘Bill’ Jones

    Male1869–1947Male

    Alford Lee Jones

    Male1872–1929Male

    Samuel Houston Jones

    Male1873–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Garner Sr

    Male1818–1904Male

    Sally Goodman Collins

    Female1821–1859Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 4

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 16

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French gerner ‘granary’ (Old French grenier, from Late Latin granarium, a derivative of granum ‘grain’). It may have been a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn or granary, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of the stores kept in a granary.2 English: variant of Warner 1, from a central Old French form.3 English: reduced form of Gardener .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Millie A Garner in household of James Garner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Milley Jones in household of Dannel Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Willie Garner in entry for Alfred L. Jones, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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