Matthew Courtney Miller

14 April 1947–20 November 2009 (Age 62)
Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Matthew Courtney

When Matthew Courtney Miller was born on 14 April 1947, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Cort John Miller, was 41 and his mother, Sheila Jacqueline Hedrick, was 27. He lived in Pasadena, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada in 2009. He died on 20 November 2009, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Cort John Miller
1906–1984
Sheila Jacqueline Hedrick
1920–1999
Matthew Courtney Miller
1947–2009

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World Events (8)

1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 1

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.
1956 · Desegragating of a Public School

Age 9

In 1955, Baltimore Polytechnic Institute became the first school below the Mason-Dixon line to desegregate their public school.
1964 · The Twenty-Fourth Amendment

Age 17

The Twenty-fourth Amendment prohibits both all the states and Congress from swaying the right to vote in elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax.

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 ).

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Sources (3)

  • Matthew C Miller, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Matthew Courtney Miller, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Matthew Courtne Miller, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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