Worden Sylvester Miller

12 February 1867–1953 (Age 85)
Amagansett, East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life of Worden Sylvester

When Worden Sylvester Miller was born on 12 February 1867, his father, Charles H Miller, was 35 and his mother, Phebe M. Tillinghast, was 26. He married Cora Annie Lamson on 22 December 1908, in Seneca, New York, United States. He lived in East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States for about 70 years. He died in 1953, in Amagansett, East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Amagansett Cemetery, Amagansett, East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Worden Sylvester Miller
Cora Annie Lamson
Marriage: 22 December 1908

Spouse and Children

22 December 1908
Seneca, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles H Miller


    Phebe M. Tillinghast





    Charles Tillinghast Miller


    Emmett C Miller


World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Warden S Miller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Worden Miller in household of Charles H Miller, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Worden Miller, "United States Census, 1900"

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