Milton Wheeler Roberts

30 September 1917–17 September 1995 (Age 78)
Alamosa, Alamosa, Colorado, United States

The Life of Milton Wheeler

When Milton Wheeler Roberts was born on 30 September 1917, in Alamosa, Alamosa, Colorado, United States, his father, Norman Wheeler Roberts, was 34 and his mother, Edna Georgianna Collier, was 30. He lived in Election Precinct 3, Alamosa, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 17 September 1995, at the age of 77.

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Norman Wheeler Roberts
Edna Georgianna Collier
Frances Virginia Roberts
Helen Collier Roberts
Lydia Wittlesey Roberts
Lee Norman Roberts
Milton Wheeler Roberts

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1918 · The Broadmoor Resort Opens

Age 1

On June 29 1918, the much anticipated Broadmoor Resort opens. It is the handy work of entrepreneur Spencer Penrose.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Milton Roberts in household of Norman W Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Milton Wheeler Roberts, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Milton Wheeler Roberts, "Georgia World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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