Eva Levoria Neff

23 July 1879–23 October 1939 (Age 60)
Bethany, Harrison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Eva Levoria

When Eva Levoria Neff was born on 23 July 1879, in Bethany, Harrison, Missouri, United States, her father, Daniel Barnett Neff, was 36 and her mother, Nancy Ellen Wiley, was 34. She married James Franklin Miller about 1901. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Fox Creek Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Peculiar, Cass, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 October 1939, in Cass, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Orient Cemetery, Grand River Township, Cass, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Franklin Miller
Eva Levoria Neff
Marriage: about 1901
Doris Myrtle Miller
Pauline Miller
Bernice Miller
Joe Neff Miller
James Franklin Miller Jr

Spouse and Children

about 1901


Parents and Siblings



    George Tillet Neff


    Landa T Neff


    Minta O Neff


    Emma M Neff



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 17

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 German and Swiss German: from Middle High German neve ‘nephew’ (later rather broader in application, rather like cousin in English), hence probably a distinguishing name for a close relation or familiar of a prominent personage.2 Dutch: variant of Neve , cognate with 1.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Neffe ‘nephew’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eavey L. Neph in household of D. B. Neph, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eva L Miller in household of Frank Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eva L Miller in household of J F Miller, "United States Census, 1920"

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