John Millard

10 March 1779–
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of John

When John Millard was born on 10 March 1779, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Nathan Millard, was 27 and his mother, Anne Rice, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Millard
1751–1801
Anne Rice
1752–1801
Rice Miller
1775–1840
James Millard
1777–1778
John Millard
1779–
Selah Celia Millard
1781–
Robey Millard
1782–
Martha Millard
1784–
Nathaniel Salisbury Millard
1787–
Henry Chace Millard
1789–
Mary Millard
1793–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1780 · French Occupy Newport

Age 1

During 1780 to 1781, over 12,000 French troops occupy Newport, Rhode Island.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 4

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Gloucestershire and Worcestershire): variant of Millward .2 French (northern): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements mil ‘good’, ‘gracious’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.3 Southern French: from a variant spelling of Occitan milhar ‘millet field’ (from mil ‘millet’).

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

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  • John Millard, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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