Henry W Miller

February 1878–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry W

When Henry W Miller was born in February 1878, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Conrad Miller, was 32 and his mother, Catherine Bhame, was 24. He married Rinnie Fisher on 21 June 1899, in Butler, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lancaster Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years and Moon Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Henry W Miller
1878–
Rinnie Fisher
1881–1962
Marriage: 21 June 1899
Hazel A Miller
1902–
Arthur E. Miller
1903–1968
Helen M. MILLER
1916–1982

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 June 1899
Butler, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(3)

    Hazel A Miller

    Female1902–Female

    Arthur E. Miller

    Male1903–1968Male

    Female1916–1982Female

Parents and Siblings

    Conrad Miller

    Male1846–1925Male

    Catherine Bhame

    Female1854–1927Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 27

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 31

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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)

  • Henry W Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry W Meller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry W Miller, "United States Census, 1910"

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