Milford Lucius English

21 February 1906–17 December 1999 (Age 93)
English, Madison, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Milford Lucius

When Milford Lucius English was born on 21 February 1906, in English, Madison, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Henry English, was 30 and his mother, Mary Jane Metcalf, was 24. He married Evelyn Sedelia Russell on 12 January 1930, in Trumbull, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Trumbull, Ohio, United States in 1999. He died on 17 December 1999, in Warren, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Milford Lucius English
1906–1999
Evelyn Sedelia Russell
1910–1976
Marriage: 12 January 1930
Kenneth Manley English
1931–
Debra Ann English

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1930
Trumbull, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

    Kenneth Manley English

    Male1931–Male

    Debra Ann English

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 12

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1931

Age 25

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Old English Englisc. The word had originally distinguished Angles ( see Engel ) from Saxons and other Germanic peoples in the British Isles, but by the time surnames were being acquired it no longer had this meaning. Its frequency as an English surname is somewhat surprising. It may have been commonly used in the early Middle Ages as a distinguishing epithet for an Anglo-Saxon in areas where the culture was not predominantly English—for example the Danelaw area, Scotland, and parts of Wales—or as a distinguishing name after 1066 for a non-Norman in the regions of most intensive Norman settlement. However, explicit evidence for these assumptions is lacking, and at the present day the surname is fairly evenly distributed throughout the country.2 Irish: see Golightly .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Milton L English, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Milford L English in household of William H English, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Milfred L English in household of Willie H English, "United States Census, 1910"

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