Dorothy Agnes Miller

15 June 1806–26 September 1865 (Age 59)
Wittenburg, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany

The Life of Dorothy Agnes

When Dorothy Agnes Miller was born on 15 June 1806, in Wittenburg, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, her father, Johann Jakob Müller, was 29 and her mother, Anna Maria Busch, was 28. She married John Teeple on 29 March 1829, in Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died on 26 September 1865, in Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Kyser Cemetery, Barberton, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Teeple
1794–1864
Dorothy Agnes Miller
1806–1865
Marriage: 29 March 1829
Catharine Teeple
1830–1911
George Teeple
1832–
Isaac Teeple
1834–
William Teeple
1844–
Simon Teeple
1836–1901
David Teeple
1838–1874
Aaron Teeple
1841–1924
John Perry Teeple
1844–1890

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 March 1829
Stark, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Jakob Müller

    Male1777–1868Male

    Anna Maria Busch

    Female1778–1850Female

siblings

(12)

    Christina Magdelena Miller

    Female1801–1872Female

    Michael Miller

    Male1802–1879Male

    Anna Marie Miller

    Female1805–1865Female

    Female1806–1865Female

    Margaret Miller

    Female1808–1845Female

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 4

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 19

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term, an agent derivative of mille ‘mill’, reinforced by Old Norse mylnari ( see Milner ). In southern, western, and central England Millward (literally, ‘mill keeper’) was the usual term. The American surname has absorbed many cognate surnames from other European languages, for example French Meunier , Dumoulin , Demoulins, and Moulin ; German Mueller ; Dutch Molenaar ; Italian Molinaro ; Spanish Molinero; Hungarian Molnár; Slavic Mlinar , etc.2 Southwestern and Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ( see Mueller ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thorada Teeples in household of John Teeples, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Dorothea Agnes Müller, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Dorothy Miller, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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