Charles Fred Miller

27 May 1894–October 1964 (Age 70)
Elmore, Harris Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Fred

When Charles Fred Miller was born on 27 May 1894, in Elmore, Harris Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States, his father, Charles D. Miller, was 38 and his mother, Katherine Powell, was 26. He married Clarisa Loar on 5 November 1914, in Lucas, Ohio, United States. He lived in Blissfield, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Blissfield Township, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died in October 1964, at the age of 70, and was buried in Blissfield, Lenawee, Michigan, United States.

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Charles Fred Miller
Clarisa Loar
Marriage: 5 November 1914

Spouse and Children

5 November 1914
Lucas, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles D. Miller


    Katherine Powell





    Martha M Miller


    Emma D Miller


    Walter Miller


    Mary Miller


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 9

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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)

  • Charles Fred Miller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles F Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles F Miller in household of Charles Miller, "United States Census, 1900"

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