Otto F. Miller

June 1867–April 1932 (Age 64)
Woodland, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Otto F.

When Otto F. Miller was born in June 1867, in Woodland, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States, his father, William Fredrick Miller, was 51 and his mother, Henrietta W Melcher, was 32. He married Mary B. Braatz on 11 June 1890, in Rock Elm, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States. He lived in Weston, Dunn, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Cassian, Oneida, Wisconsin, United States in 1910. He died in April 1932, in Tomahawk, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Poplar Hill Cemetery, Elmwood, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States.

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Otto F. Miller
Mary B. Braatz
Marriage: 11 June 1890

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  • Marriage
    11 June 1890Rock Elm, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 1
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
    1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin
    Age 3
    P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
    Age 19
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term miller, 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. In North America, the surname Miller has absorbed many cognate surnames from other languages, for example German Müller (see Mueller ), Dutch Mulder and Molenaar , French Meunier , Italian Molinaro , Spanish Molinero , Hungarian Molnár (see Molnar ), Slovenian, Croatian, and Serbian Mlinar , Polish Młynarz or Młynarczyk (see Mlynarczyk ). Miller (including in the senses below) is the seventh most frequent surname in the US.South German, Swiss German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ‘miller’ (see Mueller ) and, in North America, also an altered form of this. This form of the surname is also found in other European countries, notably in Poland, Denmark, France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), and Czechia; compare 3 below.Americanized form of Polish, Czech, Croatian, Serbian, and Slovenian Miler ‘miller’, a surname of German origin.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Otto F Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Otto Miller, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Otto Miller, "Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930"

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