Thomas A. Miller

11 July 1872–27 January 1953 (Age 80)
Winchester, Jefferson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Thomas A.

When Thomas A. Miller was born on 11 July 1872, in Winchester, Jefferson, Kansas, United States, his father, John Miller, was 28 and his mother, Melinda Clarissa Susan Housh, was 22. He lived in Jefferson Township, Jefferson, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Council Grove Twp, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1900. He died on 27 January 1953, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John Miller
1844–1915
Melinda Clarissa Susan Housh
1849–1897
Nancy Elizabeth Miller
1868–
Charles Miller
1869–1895
Thomas A. Miller
1872–1953
Clarissa Mae Miller
1875–1902
George Spencer Miller
1878–1938
John Omer Miller
1880–1955
James Louis Miller
1881–1957
Andrew J. Miller
1883–1944
Mary Jane Miller
1885–1972
Scott Miller
1887–1973
Foy Miller
1889–1964
Harry Miller
1893–1895

Parents and Siblings

    John Miller

    Male1844–1915Male

    Melinda Clarissa Susan Housh

    Female1849–1897Female

siblings

(12)

    Nancy Elizabeth Miller

    Female1868–Female

    Charles Miller

    Male1869–1895Male

    Male1872–1953Male

    Clarissa Mae Miller

    Female1875–1902Female

    Male1878–1938Male

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 5

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

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 (2)

  • Tomas A Miller in household of John Miller, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas A Miller in household of John Miller, "United States Census, 1880"

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