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
1863–1948
Emma Louise Degitz
1863–1948
Mary Gertrude Mills
1887–1947
George Elmer Mills
1891–1971
Russell Clark MILLS
1896–1975

Spouse and Children

    Charles William Mills

    Male1863–1948Male

    Female1863–1948Female

children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Degitz

    MaleMale

    Mary Freitag

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1865

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."
1886

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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