Henry C. Miller

September 1864–
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Henry C.

Henry C. Miller was born in September 1864, in West Virginia, United States as the son of John Miller and Mary. He married Sarah C. Fleek on 4 September 1880, in Kincheloe, Harrison, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Keyser, Mineral, West Virginia, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Henry C. Miller
1864–
Sarah C. Fleek
1861–
Marriage: 4 September 1880
William Ernest Miller
1880–1946
Walter Andrew Miller
1881–1958
John Emanuel Miller
1888–1960
Harry Arthur Miller
1896–1959

Spouse and Children

    Male1864–Male

    Sarah C. Fleek

    Female1861–Female

MARRIAGE
4 September 1880
Kincheloe, Harrison, West Virginia, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    John Miller

    MaleMale

    Mary

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

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.

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 C Miller, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry Miller in entry for Walter Andrew Miller, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • H. C. Miller in entry for Walter A. Miller, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"

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