Samuel M Miller

3 May 1833–23 May 1909 (Age 76)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel M

When Samuel M Miller was born on 3 May 1833, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Samuel Miller, was 40 and his mother, Anna Maria Moyer, was 36. He married Esther Anna Christman on 29 September 1855, in Jefferson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Lincoln Township, Dallas, Iowa, United States in 1880. He died on 23 May 1909, in Perry, Dallas, Iowa, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Violet Hill Cemetery, Perry, Dallas, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel M Miller
1833–1909
Esther Anna Christman
1831–1869
Marriage: 29 September 1855
George H. Miller
1856–1925
Maria Anna Miller
1856–1934
Anna Martha Miller
1859–1872
Amelia Millie Miller
1861–1945
Harvey Michael Miller
1864–1943

Spouse and Children

    Male1833–1909Male

    Esther Anna Christman

    Female1831–1869Female

MARRIAGE
29 September 1855
Jefferson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

    George H. Miller

    Male1856–1925Male

    Maria Anna Miller

    Female1856–1934Female

    Anna Martha Miller

    Female1859–1872Female

    Female1861–1945Female

    Male1864–1943Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 13

Iowa is the 29th state.
1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 24

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

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)

  • Samuel Miller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Miller in household of Samuel Miller, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samuel Miller, "United States Census, 1880"

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