Albert Miller

5 July 1847–7 May 1870 (Age 22)
Fletching, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Albert

When Albert Miller was born on 5 July 1847, in Fletching, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Miller, was 25 and his mother, Mary Ann Humphrey, was 32. He married Christina Swenson on 31 August 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Maresfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 7 May 1870, at the age of 22, and was buried in Plain City Cemetery, Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Albert Miller
Christina Swenson
Marriage: 31 August 1869
Albert Miller

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  • Marriage
    31 August 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (6)

    Age 3
    The state known as Utah began when Brigham Young led a group of LDS pilgrims seeking freedom from religious persecution into the Great Salt Lake Valley, where they established a settlement in 1847. The golden spike completing the first transcontinental railroad line was driven at Promontory, Utah, in 1869, leading to a further influx of settlers.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 7
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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 (10)

    • Albert Millen in household of Stephen Millen, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Albert Miller in household of Stephen Miller, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Albert Miller in entry for Albert Miller, "Idaho, Jefferson Star, County Cemetery Records, 1800-2000"

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