Emma Louise Degitz

August 1863–22 December 1948 (Age 85)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Emma Louise

Emma Louise Degitz was born in August 1863, in Indiana, United States as the daughter of Charles Degitz and Mary Freitag. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Charles William Mills. She died on 22 December 1948, in Mount Vernon, Knox, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Charles William Mills
Emma Louise Degitz
Mary Gertrude Mills
George Elmer Mills
Russell Clark MILLS

Spouse and Children

    Charles William Mills





Parents and Siblings

    Charles Degitz


    Mary Freitag




World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named, for example in Altmark, Mecklenburg, and Saxony.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emma L Mills in household of Charles W Mills, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma Mills in household of Charles W Mills, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma L Mills in household of Charles W Mills, "United States Census, 1930"

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