Lester or Nick Miller

19 December 1897–3 January 1955 (Age 57)
Lamar, Alabama, United States

The Life of Lester or Nick

When Lester or Nick Miller was born on 19 December 1897, in Lamar, Alabama, United States, his father, George Early Miller, was 26 and his mother, Levanda A. Johnson Miller, was 23. He married Mrs. Ruth Miller in 1931. He lived in Election Precinct 17 Wilson, Lamar, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Millport, Lamar, Alabama, United States in 1920. He died on 3 January 1955, at the age of 57.

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Lester or Nick Miller
Mrs. Ruth Miller
Marriage: 1931

Spouse and Children

barnes,, Pennsylvania

Parents and Siblings




    Floyd Miller


    Lovie Miller


    Lucile M Miller Dobbs



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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 15

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 16

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Lester Miller in household of Lavanda Miller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leslie Miller in household of George Miller, "United States Census, 1900"

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