Elizabeth J "Elisa" McLaughlin

1825–8 June 1893 (Age 68)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Elizabeth J "Elisa"

Elizabeth J "Elisa" McLaughlin was born in 1825, in Indiana, United States as the daughter of William E McLaughlin. She married John V R Miller on 3 October 1843, in Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Washington Township, Decatur, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 8 June 1893, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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John V R Miller
Elizabeth J "Elisa" McLaughlin
Marriage: 3 October 1843
James J Miller
Lillie F Miller
Etta Lizzie Miller
Alma Minta Miller

Spouse and Children

3 October 1843
Marion, Indiana, United States


    James J Miller


    Lillie F Miller


    Etta Lizzie Miller


    Alma Minta Miller


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

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.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 0

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lochlainn ‘son of the Scandinavian’, a patronymic from the personal name Lochlann ( see Laughlin ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth J Miller in household of John T R Miller, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Miller in household of John V R Miller, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elisa Miller in household of J V R Miller, "United States Census, 1880"

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