Carrie Belle Miller

17 May 1873–22 March 1952 (Age 78)
Wayne, Illinois, United States

The Life of Carrie Belle

When Carrie Belle Miller was born on 17 May 1873, in Wayne, Illinois, United States, her father, George H. Miller, was 39 and her mother, Mary Jane Tomlinson, was 36. She married John Beck on 3 September 1891, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Laenna Township, Logan, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Lake Fork, Logan, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 22 March 1952, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

John Beck
1869–1950
Carrie Belle Miller
1873–1952
Marriage: 3 September 1891
Otis Lionel Beck
1892–1965
Homer Beck
1894–1894
Winnie B. Beck
1895–1982
Beck
1901–1901
Velma Lucille Beck
1903–1988
George R. Beck
1904–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 September 1891
Illinois, United States
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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 4

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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 (3)

  • Carrie Beck in household of John Beck, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Carrie Beck in household of John Beck, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie Miller in household of George H Miller, "United States Census, 1880"

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