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Samuel Miller

1805 - 1891

Samuel Miller
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Parents
Margaret Lackey
Margaret Lackey
1767 - 1854
Spouse
Janetta Wilson
Janetta Wilson
1810 - 1878
Children
John F Miller
John F Miller
1835 - 1899
Isabella P Miller
Isabella P Miller
1837 - 1864
James Wilson Miller
James Wilson Miller
1838 - 1929
Rebecca Ellen Miller
Rebecca Ellen Miller
1841 - 1934
William Henry Miller
William Henry Miller
1843 - 1926
Samuel Presley Miller
Samuel Presley Miller
1848 - 1932

Timeline

1805


Apr 6
October 21, 1805 Napoleonic WarsBattle of Trafalgar: British naval fleet led by Admiral Horatio Nelson defeats a combined French and Spanish fleet off the coast of Spain; however, Admiral Nelson is fatally shot.

1836


Age: 30y
May 15, 1836 Francis Baily, during an eclipse of the sun, observes the phenomenon named after him as Baily's beads.

1837


Age: 31y

1839


Age: 33y
October 15, 1839 Abd al-Kader declares a jihad against the French.

1841


Age: 35y

1843


Apr 2
Age: 37y
1843 July 25 - Père Antoine Désiré Mégret, a Capuchin missionary, purchases for $900 the land that will become Abbeville, Louisiana, a town founded by descendants of Acadians from Nova Scotia.

1848


Mar 9
Age: 42y

1849


Age: 43y
August 28, 1849 Venice (the Republic of San Marco) surrenders to Austrian troops after a 4-month siege.

1850


Dec 3
Age: 45y
Miller Family - 1850 United States Federal Census

residence


Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA ⇓
Occupation on Census shows Farmer
1 Source ⇓

1851


Apr 21
Age: 46y
January 23, 1851 • The flip of a coin determines whether a new city in the Oregon Territory is named after Boston, Massachusetts, or Portland, Maine, with Portland winning.

1855


Oct 10
Age: 50y

location


Wabash County, Indiana ⇓
Had traveled 500 miles on their journey that would eventually find in them in Scotland County, Missouri.
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1856


Mar 20
Age: 50y

location


Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA ⇓
Arrived in Memphis after a journey of 1,000 miles from Virginia.
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April 21, 1856 • Building workers agitate for the eight-hour day in Melbourne, Australia.

1891


Apr 20
Age: 86y

1891

burial


Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA ⇓
Buried at Memphis Cemetery.
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1891 Nikola Tesla invents the Tesla coil.