William Harold Miller

24 January 1893–21 July 1954 (Age 61)
Athens, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Harold

When William Harold Miller was born on 24 January 1893, in Athens, Ohio, United States, his father, Lewis C Miller, was 30 and his mother, Isabella Black, was 33. He lived in Noble Township, Noble, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 21 July 1954, in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Romeo Cemetery, Bruce Township, Macomb, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis C Miller
1862–1951
Isabella Black
1859–1900
William Harold Miller
1893–1954

Parents and Siblings

    Male1862–1951Male

    Isabella Black

    Female1859–1900Female

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Harold Miller in household of Lewis C Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • US, Headstone Application for Military Veterans
  • WWII Draft Registration Card

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