Ethel Marie Miller

15 July 1909–6 September 1989 (Age 80)
Ashland, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ethel Marie

When Ethel Marie Miller was born on 15 July 1909, in Ashland, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Raymond Miller, was 24 and her mother, Emily Gill, was 23. She lived in Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. She died on 6 September 1989, at the age of 80.

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Thomas Charles McNiff
1909–1966
Ethel Marie Miller
1909–1989

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1931

Age 22

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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)

  • Effie Miller in household of William Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ethel Miller in household of William Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel Miller in household of William Miller, "United States Census, 1920"

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