Milton Howard Weaver

Male9 October 1875–18 January 1966

Brief Life History of Milton Howard

When Milton Howard Weaver was born on 9 October 1875, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Ross Weaver, was 25 and his mother, Rachel Laverna Fluke, was 22. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Mary May Hileman. He lived in Broad Top Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Johnstown, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He died on 18 January 1966, in Orange, Florida, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Orlando, Orange, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Howard Weaver
1875–1966
Mary May Hileman
1885–1966
Bermetta Maude Weaver
1907–1962
Quentin Howard Weaver
1913–1986
Dorris Weaver
1916–1917
John Ross Weaver
1918–1998

Sources (15)

  • Howard Weaver, "United States Census, 1940"
  • U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  • U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 3

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).

English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.

Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘weaver’, for example German Weber , Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Tkacz or Tkach , Hungarian Takács (see Takacs ), and Slovenian Tkalec, Tekavec or Veber .

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

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