Lily Mary Mills

1906–1987 (Age 80)
Newfoundland, Canada

The Life of Lily Mary

When Lily Mary Mills was born on 29 August 1906, in Newfoundland, Canada, her father, Joshua Mills, was 43 and her mother, Sarah Chippett, was 34. She married Thomas Gerald Richardson on 28 July 1925. They were the parents of at least 7 daughters. She lived in Moretons Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada in 1921 and St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada in 1945. She died in July 1987, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Lily Mary Mills
Thomas Gerald Richardson
Marriage: 28 July 1925
Marie Richardson
Patricia Richardson
Mary Frances Richardson
Teresa Joan Richardson
Mary Richardson
Rita Jane Richardson
Maureen Gerarda Richardson

Spouse & Children

28 July 1925
St. John's,, Newfoundland, Canada


  • Marie Richardson


  • Patricia Richardson


  • Female1931–1988Female

  • Female1932–2005Female

  • Mary Richardson


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (1)


Age 76

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Mill 1.2 English: either a metronymic form of Mill 2, or a variant of Miles .3 Irish: in Ulster this is the English name, but elsewhere in Ireland it may be a translation of a Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lily Mills in household of Joshua Mills, "Newfoundland Census, 1921"
  • Lily Mills in household of Joshua Mills, "Newfoundland Census, 1921"
  • May Richardson in household of Thomas Richardson, "Newfoundland Census, 1945"

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