Alta Janetta Miller
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Parents
Spouse
George Jacob Simon
George Jacob Simon
1875 - 1964
Siblings
Estella Mary Miller
Estella Mary Miller
1878 - 1924
Lula Bell Miller
Lula Bell Miller
1880 - 1968
Charles Dewitt Miller
Charles Dewitt Miller
1887 - 1981

1874


Feb 5
1874 • The first group of the Dorsland Trek, a series of expeditions undertaken by Trekboere in search of political independence and better farming conditions, departs from South Africa under the leadership of Gert Alberts to settle in Angola.

1930


Age: 55y
1930 Mahatma Gandhi sets off on a 200-mile protest march towards the sea with 78 followers to protest at the British monopoly on salt; more will join them during the Salt March that ends on April 5.

1940


Apr 2
Age: 66y
George Jacob Simon - 1940 United States Federal Census

residence


Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA ⇓
George lived at 140 West Jefferson Street in Memphis. Alta's mother, Harriet Madison Jenkins is living with them at 85 years old shortly before her death.
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1940 • WWII: The Norwegian Army surrenders to German forces.

1966


Age: 91y
1966 • The unmanned Soviet Luna 9 spacecraft makes the first controlled rocket-assisted landing on the Moon.

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