Sarah Florence Arthur

16 August 1890–21 December 1985 (Age 95)
Gilmer, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Sarah Florence

When Sarah Florence Arthur was born on 16 August 1890, in Gilmer, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States, her father, Nathaniel Barnette Arthur, was 46 and her mother, Eliza Jane Beverage, was 36. She married Edward Curry Miller on 18 April 1916, in Webster, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Webster, West Virginia, United States for about 30 years and Holly Magisterial District, Webster, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 21 December 1985, in Amherst, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Edward Curry Miller
1875–1951
Sarah Florence Arthur
1890–1985
Marriage: 18 April 1916
Elwin Miller
1916–1918
Elmer Miller
1916–1918
Rendell Lonnie Miller
1917–1932
Della Arminta Miller
1921–1994
Emery Theodore Miller
1923–1926
Sylvia Miller
1928–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 April 1916
Webster, West Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    Elwin Miller

    Male1916–1918Male

    Elmer Miller

    Male1916–1918Male

    Rendell Lonnie Miller

    Male1917–1932Male

    Della Arminta Miller

    Female1921–1994Female

    Emery Theodore Miller

    Male1923–1926Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel Barnette Arthur

    Male1844–1937Male

    Eliza Jane Beverage

    Female1854–1929Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

An eminent person; high, lofty, exalted, noble, eminent, excellent, proud; a bear; noble, great, generous. Gaelic forms are Art and Artair.

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah F Miller in household of Edward C Miller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah Miller in household of Edward C Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah Miller in household of Edward C Miller, "United States Census, 1940"

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