Millard Vance Ayers

9 November 1926–10 January 2009 (Age 82)
Patrick, Virginia, United States

The Life of Millard Vance

When Millard Vance Ayers was born on 9 November 1926, in Patrick, Virginia, United States, his father, Rush Walter Ayers, was 33 and his mother, Mildred Amner Epperson, was 18. He lived in Dan River, Patrick, Virginia, United States in 1930 and Dan River Magisterial District, Patrick, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 10 January 2009, at the age of 82.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Rush Walter Ayers
Mildred Amner Epperson
Millard Vance Ayers
Phebe Kathleen Ayers
Ray Franklin "Frank" Ayers
Rush Garner Ayers

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 15

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 22

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English: derivative of Ayer . The -s most probably represents a trace of the Latin nominative singular in heres ‘heir’, but it may also signify the son or servant of someone known as ‘the heir’, i.e. someone who was heir to some great estate.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Millard V Ayres in household of Rush W Ayres, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Millard V Ayres in household of Rush W Ayres, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vance Ayres in household of Rush W Ayres, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.