William Henry Miller
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Parents
Samuel Miller
Samuel Miller
1805 - 1891
Janetta Wilson
Janetta Wilson
1810 - 1878
Spouse
Children
Alta Janetta Miller
Alta Janetta Miller
1874 - 1966
Estella Mary Miller
Estella Mary Miller
1878 - 1924
Lula Bell Miller
Lula Bell Miller
1880 - 1968
Charles Dewitt Miller
Charles Dewitt Miller
1887 - 1981
Siblings
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
Samuel Presley Miller
Samuel Presley Miller
1848 - 1932

1860


Age: 16y
1860 South Carolina becomes the first state to secede from the United States Union.

1864


Age: 20y
William Henry Miller -  U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865

military


Jefferson, Scotland, Missouri, USA ⇓
William was drafted into the Civil War into the Union Army under J.F. Benjamin.
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1864 American Civil WarBattle of Globe Tavern: Forces under Union General Ulysses S. Grant try to cut a vital Confederate supply-line into Petersburg, Virginia, by attacking the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad, forcing the Confederates to use wagons.

1873


Mar 25
Age: 29y

1874


Feb 5
Age: 30y

1878


Mar 11
Age: 34y
1878 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) opens as Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College in the United States.

1910


Age: 66y
1910 • The DELAG Zeppelin dirigible, Deutschland, makes the first commercial passenger flight from Friedrichshafen to Düsseldorf in Germany. The flight takes nine hours.

1926


Dec 3
Age: 83y
1926 • Planes piloted by Major Harold Geiger and Horace Meek Hickam, students at the Air Corps Tactical School, collide in mid-air at Langley Field, Virginia. Hickam parachutes to safety.

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