William Miller

20 May 1903–13 December 1985 (Age 82)
Ritzville, Adams, Washington, United States

The Life of William

When William Miller was born on 20 May 1903, in Ritzville, Adams, Washington, United States, his father, George Miller, was 29 and his mother, Katherine Kanzler, was 28. He married Lillian Mae Weber on 26 September 1925, in Adams, Washington, United States. He lived in Odessa, Lincoln, Washington, United States in 1910. He died on 13 December 1985, at the age of 82, and was buried in Ritzville, Adams, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Miller
1903–1985
Lillian Mae Weber
1908–1998
Marriage: 26 September 1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 September 1925
Adams, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

    George Miller

    Male1873–1932Male

    Katherine Kanzler

    Female1875–1913Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 4

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1927

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • William Miller in household of George Miller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Miller, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
  • William Miller, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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