Joseph Warren McMillan

12 February 1870–27 April 1954 (Age 84)
Cherokee, Bibb, Georgia, United States

The Life of Joseph Warren

When Joseph Warren McMillan was born on 12 February 1870, in Cherokee, Georgia, United States, his father, Wilson Lumpkin McMillan, was 36 and his mother, Mary Mansfield Brown, was 35. He married Nancy Elizabeth Watkins on 4 October 1891, in Cherokee, Bibb, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 27 April 1954, in Murphy, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Sunset Cemetery, Murphy, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States.

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Joseph Warren McMillan
Nancy Elizabeth Watkins
Marriage: 4 October 1891
Mary McMillan
Maggie McMillan
Willie A McMillan
Fannie McMillan

Spouse and Children

4 October 1891
Cherokee, Bibb, Georgia, United States


    Mary McMillan


    Maggie McMillan


    Willie A McMillan


    Fannie McMillan


Parents and Siblings



    Emily Adeline McMillan



    Margaret Ann Mc Millan


    Martha Virginia McMillan


    James M McMillan


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 7

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 23

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Maoláin, a patronymic from the byname Maolán, a diminutive of maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured’. In Scotland the usual spelling is Macmillan . Compare Mullen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph W Mcmillin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Mcmillian, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph W Mcmillian, "United States Census, 1920"

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