Amelia M Sova

3 August 1893–16 January 1973 (Age 79)
Alverno, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States

The Life of Amelia M

When Amelia M Sova was born on 3 August 1893, in Alverno, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, her father, William Edward Sova, was 42 and her mother, Louise Marie Majeau, was 39. She married Louis Sam Miller on 28 November 1911, in Alverno, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Cheboygan, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Ecorse, Wayne, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. She died on 16 January 1973, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Michigan Memorial Park, Flat Rock, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Sam Miller
1884–1959
Amelia M Sova
1893–1973
Marriage: 28 November 1911
Lawrence Miller
1913–
Cecelia Miller
1914–
Rose Miller
1915–
Helen Miller
1917–
Adelor Miller
1918–
Stella Miller
1922–
Evelyn Mae Miller
1923–1985
Mary Marian Miller
1926–
Leroy Miller
1928–
Raymond Miller
1929–
Dolores Miller
1930–
Robert Miller
1932–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1911
Alverno, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States
children

(12)

    Lawrence Miller

    Male1913–Male

    Cecelia Miller

    Female1914–Female

    Rose Miller

    Female1915–Female

    Helen Miller

    Female1917–Female

    Adelor Miller

    Male1918–Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Edward Sova

    Male1851–1926Male

    Louise Marie Majeau

    Female1854–1899Female

siblings

(12)

    Female1871–1951Female

    Male1873–1960Male

    Male1875–1955Male

    Joseph William Sova

    Male1879–1927Male

    Alexander Sova

    Male1880–1884Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 10

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, Croatian, and Slovenian: nickname from sova ‘owl’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amelia Miller in household of Lewis Miller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Amelia Miller in household of Louis Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Amelia Miller in household of Louis Miller, "United States Census, 1940"

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