Mary Alice Mills

22 September 1846–15 December 1926 (Age 80)
Fort Madison, Lee, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Mills was born on 22 September 1846, in Fort Madison, Lee, Iowa, United States, her father, John Mills, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Demonde Hall, was 29. She married George Osborn-Smith on 23 December 1864, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Iona, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Clark, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 15 December 1926, in St. Anthony, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Dubois, Clark, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Ervin Collier
1824–1919
Mary Alice Mills
1846–1926
Marriage: 7 March 1871
David Hyrum Smith Collier
1870–1891
Andrew Collier
1872–1899
Walter W. Collier
1873–1873
James Ervin Collier
1874–1910
John Crockett Collier
1876–1956
Thomas Frank COLLIER
1878–1938
Word Warren Collier
1878–1950
Charles Julius Collier
1882–1942
Polly Ann Collier
1884–1968
Daniel Collier
1887–1934
Willie Collier
1892–1892

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1871Montana, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1847 · The Great Seal of the State of Iowa is made
    Age 1
    The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto.
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 11
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 21
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Milles
    Mill
    Millis

    Sources (42)

    • Mary Alice Mills in entry for Daniel Collier, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Alice Rolley in household of Geo Rolley, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Alice Mills in entry for Daniel Collier and Edna M. Johnson, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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