Grace Mills

16 December 1903–23 July 1995 (Age 91)
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Grace

When Grace Mills was born on 16 December 1903, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, William Henry Pickering, was 26 and her mother, Ruth Matilda Pace, was 25. She married Albert Dexter Mills on 2 February 1924, in Carbon, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Laramie, Albany, Wyoming, United States in 1935 and Election District 10 Green River, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States in 1940. She died on 23 July 1995, at the age of 91, and was buried in Evanston City Cemetery, Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Dexter Mills
Grace Mills
Marriage: 2 February 1924
Marilyn Mills
Ruth Matilda Mills

Spouse and Children

2 February 1924
Carbon, Wyoming, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907 · Nebo Stake Tabernacle Is Dedicated

Age 4

The Nebo Stake Tabernacle was dedicated in November 1907 by President Joseph F. Smith. The Nebo Stake Tabernacle replaced the Payson Tabernacle which burned in 1904. The building had a beautiful arched interior ceiling and light flooded the room through its many windows.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Mill 1.2 English: either a metronymic form of Mill 2, or a variant of Miles .3 Irish: in Ulster this is the English name, but elsewhere in Ireland it may be a translation of a Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace Mills in household of Albert Mills, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Grace Mills in household of Albert D Mills, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grace Pickering in household of Albert Manwaring, "United States Census, 1920"

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