Ralph Mills Sr

12 November 1898–8 February 1971 (Age 72)
Milton, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Ralph

When Ralph Mills Sr was born on 12 November 1898, in Milton, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Fred Wilbur Prescott Mills, was 22 and his mother, Anna L. Eaton, was 22. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Irene Isabella Weeks. He lived in Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States in 1930 and Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 8 February 1971, in Sanford, York, Maine, United States, at the age of 72.

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Ralph Mills Sr
Irene Isabella Weeks
Ralph Mills Jr
Mary Mills
Ruth Mills
William Mills Sr
Joyce Mills
Arthur Mills

Spouse and Children



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Fred Wilbur Prescott Mills


    Anna L. Eaton





    Agness B Mills


    Clara May Mills


    Norman W Mills


World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Age 7

In 1905, a fire lookout tower (among the first of its kind) was constructed in Piscataquis County on Squaw Mountain. Due to Maine's abundance of lumber and paper mills, it was essential that a system be developed to help spot fires as quickly as possible.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Mill 1.2 English: either a metronymic form of Mill 2, or a variant of Miles .3 Irish: in Ulster this is the English name, but elsewhere in Ireland it may be a translation of a Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ralph Mills, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph Mills, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ralph Miller in household of Fred W Miller, "United States Census, 1900"

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