Norvell W. Milligan

1873–1936 (Age 63)
Greene, Missouri, United States

The Life of Norvell W.

When Norvell W. Milligan was born in 1873, in Greene, Missouri, United States, his father, George D Milligan, was 40 and his mother, Hester Ann Prugh, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Lillian Packer. He died on 26 June 1936, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 63.

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Norvell W. Milligan
Lillian Packer
Irene Milligan
George D Milligan
Norwell W Milligan

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    Irene Milligan



    Norwell W Milligan


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 9

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolagáin ‘descendant of Maolagán’, a personal name from a double diminutive of maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured’. 2. in some instances, a variant of Mollohan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Norville Milligan in household of G D Milligan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Norvell W Milligan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Norvelle Milligan in entry for Conner M. Petrie and Irma Milligan, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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