Catherine Elvira Miller

5 October 1890–1 July 1986 (Age 95)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catherine Elvira

Catherine Elvira Miller was born on 5 October 1890, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. She married Lyman Robert Stewart on 4 June 1924, in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in East Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died on 1 July 1986, in Indiana, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Lyman Robert Stewart
Catherine Elvira Miller
Marriage: 4 June 1924
Lyman Robert Stewart Jr

Spouse and Children

4 June 1924
Washington, Pennsylvania, United States


    Lyman Robert Stewart Jr


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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 15

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
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

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)

  • Catherine Stewart in household of Lyman Stewart, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine Miller in entry for Lyman R. Stewart and Eleanor Anne Crumrine, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Catherine Miller, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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