George Max Milner

Brief Life History of George Max

When George Max Milner was born on 29 February 1928, in Clinton, Indiana, United States, his father, George Allen Milner, was 18 and his mother, Gwendolyn Ascey Whiteman, was 18. He married Reba G. Gillum on 8 September 1962, in Lafayette, Wabash New Purchase, Indiana, United States. He lived in Warren Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died on 10 June 1985, in Frankfort, Center Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Concord Township, Clinton, Missouri, United States.

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George Max Milner
1928–1985
Reba G. Gillum
1924–1980
Marriage: 8 September 1962

Sources (3)

  • Max Milner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Max Milner, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
  • George Or Max Milner in entry for Mrs Wanita M Or Winnie Gallup, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"

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World Events (8)

1929

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

1931

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

1944 · The G.I Bill

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English (northern, especially Yorkshire): variant of Miller , retaining the -n- of the Middle English word milnere ‘miller’.

German: variant of Müller (see Mueller ).

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

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