Melina Amelia Allard

24 February 1866–23 May 1954 (Age 88)
Chateaugay, Chateaugay, Franklin, New York, United States

The Life of Melina Amelia

When Melina Amelia Allard was born on 24 February 1866, in Chateaugay, Chateaugay, Franklin, New York, United States, her father, Moses Allard, was 33 and her mother, Marie Modeste Patenaude, was 31. She married Samuel Miller in 1887. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Emardville Township, Red Lake, Minnesota, United States in 1900 and Gervais Township, Red Lake, Minnesota, United States for about 25 years. She died on 23 May 1954, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Miller
Melina Amelia Allard
Marriage: 1887
Joseph Sam Miller
Napoleon Levi Miller
Ernest Jerome Miller
Omer Joseph Miller
Eva Louise Miller
Mussette Meunier De Legacy Musetta Miller
George Miller
Beatrice Leona Miller
Guynoir Lenora Miller
Emily Miller
Hazel Miller

Spouse and Children



+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Addis Allard



    Eugenia Delia Allard



    Maria Emerente Allard


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 18

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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

French and English: from the Old French, Norman, and Middle English personal name A(i)llard. This is of Germanic origin, being found in the continental form Adelard and in Old English as Æðelheard, both meaning ‘noble hardy’.

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

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Story Highlight


Her name at baptism was listed as Melina according to the baptism records of St. Patrick's, Chateaugay, Franklin Co. New York. According to those records she was born 24 Feb 1866 and baptized on 11 Ma …

Sources (3)

  • Amlia Miller in household of Sam Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ammilie Millar, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Amelia Miller in household of Samuel Miller, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"

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