Franklin Lamar McMillan

31 January 1856–16 December 1954 (Age 98)
Pickens, Georgia, United States

The Life of Franklin Lamar

When Franklin Lamar McMillan was born on 31 January 1856, in Pickens, Georgia, United States, his father, Wilson Lumpkin McMillan, was 22 and his mother, Mary Mansfield Brown, was 21. He married Salina Isabelle Gartrell on 11 October 1883, in Pickens, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1860 and Copperhill, Polk, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 16 December 1954, in Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Mountain View Park Cemetery, Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Lamar McMillan
1856–1954
Salina Isabelle Gartrell
1867–1947
Marriage: 11 October 1883
Roy Robert McMillan
1889–1930
Mary Bertha McMillan
1892–1918
C Othella McMillan
1893–1968
Nelle A McMillan
1896–1971
Charles Lamar McMillan
1898–1975
Frank Mcmillian
1901–
John Wilson McMillan
1912–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1883
Pickens, Georgia, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Emily Adeline McMillan

    Female1854–1924Female

    Male1856–1954Male

    Margaret Ann Mc Millan

    Female1859–1890Female

    Martha Virginia McMillan

    Female1862–1929Female

    James M McMillan

    Male1868–Male

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World Events (8)

1861

Age 5

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 6

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 26

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Maoláin, a patronymic from the byname Maolán, a diminutive of maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured’. In Scotland the usual spelling is Macmillan . Compare Mullen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Franklin Mc Milon in household of Wilson L Mc Milon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frank Mcmillian, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank L Mcmillan, "United States Census, 1920"

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