Mary A. Miller

1810–1901 (Age 91)
Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary A.

Mary A. Miller was born about 1810, in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. She married Danial Altman in 1847, in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. She died in 1901, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Mary A. Miller
Danial Altman
Marriage: 1847
Abraham M Altman
Charlotte Altman
Charlotte Altman
Ellen Altman
Cyrus Altman
Daniel Altman
Alpheus Altman
Simon Altman
Mary Altman
Susanna Altman
Cyrus Altman
Ellen Altman
Mr. Altman

Spouse & Children

Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States


  • Abraham M Altman


  • Cyrus Altman


  • Charlotte Altman


  • Daniel Altman


  • Alpheus Altman


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 2

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 26

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anna M Altman in household of Daniel Altman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Altman in household of Daniel Altman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Altman in household of Daniel Altman, "United States Census, 1860"

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