Barbara Emeline Lyall

1882–1955 (Age 73)
Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Barbara Emeline

When Barbara Emeline Lyall was born on 15 June 1882, in Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States, her father, George Franklin Lyall, was 22 and her mother, Mary Burgess, was 17. She married George Washington Miller on 8 April 1908, in Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Williamsburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Williamsburg Magisterial District, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 8 September 1955, in Ronceverte, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Barbara Emeline Lyall
George Washington Miller
Marriage: 8 April 1908
Goldie Mary Miller
Gladys Ellen Miller
Kilby Edward Miller
Nora Cathleen Miller
Vee Ada Miller
Lundy G Miller

Spouse & Children

8 April 1908
Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • George Franklin Lyall


  • Female1864–1943Female



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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 15

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Scottish: probably from an Old Norse personal name Liulfr, composed of an uncertain first element + úlfr ‘wolf’, although Reaney gives this as a pet form of Lyon or Lionel.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Barbara E Miller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbary E Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barbara E Miller in household of George W Miller, "United States Census, 1910"

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