Alice Maude Artz

1893–1973 (Age 80)
Saline, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Alice Maude

When Alice Maude Artz was born on 15 March 1893, in Saline, Nebraska, United States, her father, John A. Artz, was 23 and her mother, Emma Irene Pratt, was 18. She married Samuel J Miller on 24 December 1912, in Wilber, Saline, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Dorchester, Saline, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Township O, Seward, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 27 February 1973, in Saline, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Dorchester Cemetery, Dorchester, Saline, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alice Maude Artz
Samuel J Miller
Marriage: 24 December 1912
Evelyn Lura Miller

Spouse & Children

24 December 1912
Wilber, Saline, Nebraska, United States


  • Evelyn Lura Miller


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1870–1942Male

  • Emma Irene Pratt




  • Female1893–1973Female

  • Mabel Evelyn Artz


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name A(a)rt, a reduced form of Arnt ( see Arndt , Arnold ), or sometimes from a reduced form of the personal name Alaert or Adriaan.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Arzt ‘physician’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alice M Artiz in household of John A Artiz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alice Miller in household of Sam Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice M Miller in household of Samuel J Miller, "United States Census, 1920"

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