Arnold Daniel Miller Sr.

2 March 1852–3 September 1924 (Age 72)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Arnold Daniel

When Arnold Daniel Miller Sr. was born on 2 March 1852, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Henry William Miller, was 44 and his mother, Elmira Pond, was 41. He married Mary Jane Laub on 15 December 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States in 1870 and St. Anthony, Fremont, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 September 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park South Valley, Riverton, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Arnold Daniel Miller Sr.
Mary Jane Laub
Marriage: 15 December 1873
Arnold Daniel Miller Jr.
Senator Bert Henry Miller
Franklin Alma Miller
Edwin Stanley Miller
George William Miller
Mary Elmira Miller
John Fredrick Miller
Edgar Ray Miller
Leah Luerene Miller

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1873Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 9
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 20
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term miller, 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. In North America, the surname Miller has absorbed many cognate surnames from other languages, for example German Müller (see Mueller ), Dutch Mulder and Molenaar , French Meunier , Italian Molinaro , Spanish Molinero , Hungarian Molnár (see Molnar ), Slovenian, Croatian, and Serbian Mlinar , Polish Młynarz or Młynarczyk (see Mlynarczyk ). Miller (including in the senses below) is the seventh most frequent surname in the US.South German, Swiss German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ‘miller’ (see Mueller ) and, in North America, also an altered form of this. This form of the surname is also found in other European countries, notably in Poland, Denmark, France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), and Czechia; compare 3 below.Americanized form of Polish, Czech, Croatian, Serbian, and Slovenian Miler ‘miller’, a surname of German origin.

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

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    History of Daniel Gardner Miller (covers life of Henry Wm Miller)

    [Transcribed from a poor photocopy of a typewritten document 18 Jul 2010 by Doulgas B. McKay. Scanned copy of original attached to Daniel Gardner Miller.] HISTORY OF DANIEL GARDNER MILLER Daniel G …

    Sources (66)

    • Daniel A Miller in household of Henry W Miller, "United States Census, 1870"
    • A D Miller in entry for Edwin Stanley Miller and Clara Louise Martin, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Arnold E. Miller in entry for Edgar Ray Miller, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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