Josephine E Miller

5 January 1884–11 April 1971 (Age 87)
Antigo, Langlade, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Josephine E

When Josephine E Miller was born on 5 January 1884, in Antigo, Langlade, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Benjamin Miller, was 32 and her mother, Gertruide Hertel, was 22. She married Fred PETERSON on 14 November 1909. She lived in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1910. She died on 11 April 1971, in Chilton, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Chilton, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States.

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Josephine E Miller
Marriage: 14 November 1909

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14 November 1909

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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)

  • Josephine Peterson in household of Fred Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Josephine E Peterson in household of Fred A Peterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Josephine Peterson in household of Fred A Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"

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