Robert Millard Giles

18 January 1889–16 October 1966 (Age 77)
Columbia, Adair, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Robert Millard

When Robert Millard Giles was born on 18 January 1889, in Columbia, Adair, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elijah F Giles, was 32 and his mother, Eliza W. Whitley, was 25. He married Goldie Marie Loveall about 1925, in Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Picher, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Lyon Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 16 October 1966, in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Robert Millard Giles
1889–1966
Goldie Marie Loveall
1908–1984
Marriage: about 1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1925
Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Male1856–1946Male

    Eliza W. Whitley

    Female1863–1918Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 15

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 21

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Some people derive this name from Aegidius, from a Greek word meaening a goatskin. Others translate the word as a kid, or a young goat. The name Giles may often be derived from Julius.

Sources (3)

  • Robert Giles, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Giles, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert M Giles in household of Elijah F Giles, "United States Census, 1900"

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