Susan Exender Miller

2 June 1846–1908 (Age 61)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Susan Exender

When Susan Exender Miller was born on 2 June 1846, in Michigan, United States, her father, James William Miller Jr, was 39 and her mother, Mary "Polly" Brister, was 35. She married John Snider on 3 September 1879, in Columbia, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Holmes, Mississippi, United States in 1850 and Boone Township, Columbia, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1908, at the age of 62, and was buried in Columbia, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Snider
Susan Exender Miller
Marriage: 3 September 1879
Marvin Snider
Una Snider
May Snider

Spouse and Children

3 September 1879
Columbia, Arkansas, United States


    Marvin Snider


    Una Snider


    May Snider


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 1

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Age 15

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • Susan Snider in household of John Snider, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Susan Snider in household of John Snider, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susan Miller in household of William Miller, "United States Census, 1850"

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