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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James Ervin Collier
Mary Alice Mills
Marriage: 7 March 1871
David Hyrum Smith Collier
Andrew Collier
Walter W. Collier
James Ervin Collier
John Crockett Collier
Thomas Frank COLLIER
Word Warren Collier
Charles Julius Collier
Polly Ann Collier
Daniel Collier
Willie Collier

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1871Montana, United States
  • Children


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    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.
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States
    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 The Amendment was later repealed.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.

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    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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