Sigrid Cecelia Miller

2 June 1893–6 February 1995 (Age 101)
Falconer, Ellicott, Chautauqua, New York, United States

The Life of Sigrid Cecelia

When Sigrid Cecelia Miller was born on 2 June 1893, in Falconer, Ellicott, Chautauqua, New York, United States, her father, Per Otto Walfrid "Walter" Jacobsson-Moller "Miller, was 31 and her mother, Hilma Wilhelmina Carlsdotter-Carlson-Miller, was 32. She married George Francis Eckbloom on 3 June 1917, in Chautauqua, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Ellicott, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1920. She died on 6 February 1995, in La Mesa, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 101.

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George Francis Eckbloom
Sigrid Cecelia Miller
Marriage: 3 June 1917
George Francis Eckbloom Jr.

Spouse and Children

3 June 1917
Chautauqua, New York, United States


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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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 13

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 27

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Segrid Eckbloom in household of George Eckbloom, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Segrid Eckbloom in household of George F Eckbloom, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Segrid Eckbloom in household of George F Eckbloom, "United States Census, 1940"

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