George W Miller

10 February 1849–13 July 1927 (Age 78)
Springfield Township, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of George W

When George W Miller was born on 10 February 1849, in Springfield Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, his father, Isaac Miller, was 27 and his mother, Jane, was 26. He married Angeline R Long on 8 April 1879, in Ross, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Ross, Ross Township, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Springfield, Oakland, Michigan Territory, United States in 1927. He died on 13 July 1927, in Springfield Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Scioto Township, Ross, Ohio, United States.

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George W Miller
Angeline R Long
Marriage: 8 April 1879
Carrie A Miller
Mary Catherine Miller
Clifford Allen Miller
Grace May Miller

Spouse and Children

8 April 1879
Ross, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Miller






World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 11

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 21

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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)

  • George W Miller in household of Jacob Miller, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Geo Miller in household of Jacob Miller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George Miller, "United States Census, 1920"

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