Elizabeth Miller

8 July 1842–21 October 1937 (Age 95)
Monroe, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Miller was born on 8 July 1842, in Monroe, Iowa, United States, her father, David Rudisill Miller, was 48 and her mother, Barbara Henry, was 42. She married Francis Walter Fuller on 18 September 1859, in South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1852 and lived in Graham, Arizona, United States in 1910 and Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1930. She died on 21 October 1937, in Eden, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Eden, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Walter Fuller
1840–1906
Elizabeth Miller
1842–1937
Marriage: 18 September 1859
Eunice Elizabeth Fuller
1860–1870
Reuben Walter Fuller Sr
1865–1941
Mary Emma Fuller
1867–1886
Thomas Alma Fuller
1867–1920
Ellen Zurviah Fuller
1870–1889
Francis John Fuller
1873–1948
Annie Jane Fuller
1875–1875
Ada Adelia Fuller
1877–1930

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 September 1859South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1843: Kishkekosh, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Monroe, Iowa Territory, United States* 1846: Monroe, Iowa, United States *Kishkekosh renamed Monroe in 1846
    1863
    Age 21
    Arizona Territory
    1878 · Early Settlers Arrive in Mesa
    Age 36
    George W. Sirrine, Charles I. Robson, Charles Crismon, and Francis M. Pomeroy broke ahead of the Mesa Company to determine the permanent location for the new settlers. They arrived to Ft. Utah in Arizona on December 1877. The remainder of the nine families of the Mesa Company arrived on February 14, 1878. The company moved five miles upstream to utilize an ancient canal. The townsite was known as Mesa City.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Millar
    Mueller
    Milner
    Millward
    McMiller

    Story Highlight

    In the Pines

    By Barbara Annie Fuller Richardson, August 1979 Note: For years the tradition of the Gilbert and Barbara Richardson family was to gather in the pines in Arizona for a family reunion. This is the messa …

    Sources (31)

    • Elizabeth Fuller, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Elizebeth Miller in entry for Ruben Walter Sr. Fuller, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Elizabeth Fuller in household of Francis J Fuller, "United States Census, 1930"

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