James Edwin Miller

1907–1915 (Age 8)
Agency, Wapello, Iowa, United States

The Life of James Edwin

When James Edwin Miller was born on 27 May 1907, in Agency, Wapello, Iowa, United States, his father, Charles Ellsworth Miller, was 40 and his mother, Catherine Lydia Barnes, was 36. He lived in Pleasant Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 3 August 1915, in Agency, Wapello, Iowa, United States, at the age of 8, and was buried in Agency Cemetery, Agency, Wapello, Iowa Territory, United States.

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Charles Ellsworth Miller
Catherine Lydia Barnes
Vern Wilson Miller
Cleveland Miller
Glen Alexander Miller
Ora Mae Miller
Ray Vergil Miller
Cleo Noah Miller
Ned Clarence Miller
Helen Alice Miller
James Edwin Miller
Teddy Loren Miller
Rex Arthur Miller

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World Events (6)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 3

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • James Miller in household of Charlie E Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Edwin Miller, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • James Edwin Miller, "Find A Grave Index"

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