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Harvey W. MILLER

Male 1847 - 1938  (91 years)


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  • Name Harvey W. MILLER 
    Born 25 Mar 1847  Fort Wayne, Allen County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number KZDC-JR5 
    Reference Number LV5Q-ZHC 
    Reference Number MGXC-2T2 
    Died 15 Apr 1938  Akron, Summit County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Chestnut Hill Memorial Park, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Harvey MILLER is listed in a household headed by his father, Harrison MILLER, in the 1850 census of Newville Township, De Kalb County, IN. [Note by compiler: De Kalb County, IN is north of, and adjacent to, Allen County, IN, where Harvey was reportedly born.]

      Harvey is listed in the 1850 census as a person who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1847. [His first name is listed as Hervey in the index to the 1850 census. His birth place is listed in the 1850 census as "Ia." The modern two-letter codes for U.S. states and territories were not adopted until 1963. Before then, the abbreviation "Ia" could have referred to either Indiana or Iowa. According to other sources, Harvey was born in Indiana.]

      (2) Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007:

      [1956 IA State Census of Washington Township, Dubuque County, IA]

      Name: Harvey [erroneously listed as Thorng] Miller
      Age: 9
      Birth Year: abt 1847
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Residence Date: 1856
      Residence Place: Washington, Dubuque, Iowa, USA
      Gender: Male
      Household Members:
      • Harrison Miller - 35
      • Susan Miller - 33
      • Harvey [erroneously listed as Thorng] Miller - 9
      • Henry Miller - 7
      • Manda Miller - 5
      • Maria Miller - 3

      (2) Harvey W. MILLER is listed in a household headed by his father, Harrison MILLER, in the 1860 census of Vernon Springs Township, Howard County, IA. [Note by compiler: The listing of this household in the 1860 census contains the error described below.]

      Harvey W. is listed in the 1860 census as a person who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1847. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IN. [Note by compiler: Harvey W. is erroneously listed as Henry W. in the 1860 census.]

      (3) Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007:

      [1885 IA State Census of Missouri Valley, Harrison County, IA]

      Name: Harvey W Miller
      Age: 37
      Birth Year: abt 1848
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Residence Date: 1885
      Residence Place: Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, USA
      Gender: Male
      Marital status: Married
      Household Members:
      • Harvey W Miller - 37
      • Mary Miller - 31
      • Maud Miller - 8
      • Midgett Miller - 6

      (4) Harvey MILLER is described as "a telegraph operator at Norfolk, Neb." in Portrait and Biographical Album of Jackson County, Iowa, Chicago, IL: Chapman Brothers, 1889, p. 346.

      (5) A household headed by Harvey W. MILLER is listed in the 1900 census of Ward 3, Missouri Valley, Harrison County, IA. The actual enumeration date of the 1900 census was 1 June 1900.

      Harvey W. is listed in the 1900 census as a person who was born in March 1848 and was then 52 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IN, and both of his parents were born in OH. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 8 years.

      Listed with Harvey W. is his wife, Ella H., who was born in January 1850 and was then 50 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in OH, and both of her parents were born in NY. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 8 years and had theretofore given birth to 1 child, who was then living.

      Also listed with Harvey W. is his son, Ebenezer F., who was born in March 1896 and was then 4 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IA, his father was born in IN, and his mother was born in OH.

      Also listed with Harvey W. is his mother, Susan, a widow who was born in October 1823 and was then 76 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in OH, her father was born in NY, and her mother was born in CT.

      (6) A household headed by Harvey W. MILLER is listed in the 1920 census of Ward 26, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH.

      Harvey is listed in the 1820 census as a person who was then 72 years of age; therefore, according to the 1820 census, he was born in about 1848. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IN, his father was born in NY, and his mother was born in OH.

      Listed with Harvey is his wife, Ella, who was then 68 years of age; therefore, according to the 1820 census, she was born in about 1852. According to the 1920 census, she was born in OH, and both of her parents were born in NY.

      Also listed with Harvey is his son, Farrand W., an electrician who was then 24 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1896. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, his father was born in IN, and his mother was born in OH.

      (7) A household headed by Harvey MILLER is listed in the 1930 census of Ward 26, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH.

      Harvey is listed in the 1930 census as a person who was then 84 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1846. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IN, his father was born in NY, and his mother was born in OH. According to the 1930 census, he was 29 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with Harvey is his wife, Margaret, who was then 32 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1898. According to the 1930 census, she was born in KY, and both of her parents were born in KY. According to the 1930 census, she was 32 years of age at her first marriage.

      Also listed with Harvey is his step-daughter, Florence FRY, who was then 14 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1916. According to the 1930 census, she was born in OH, and both of her parents were born in KY.

      Also listed with Harvey is his step-son, Ivan FRY, who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1918. According to the 1930 census, he was born in OH, and both of his parents were born in KY.

      (8) Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953:

      Name: Harvey W Miller
      Event Type: Death
      Event Date: 15 Apr 1938
      Event Place: Akron, Summit, Ohio
      Residence Place: Akron, Summit, Ohio
      Address: 227 Jewett St., B-4 Ward
      Gender: Male
      Age: 91
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Occupation: Telegraph Operator, RR
      Birth Date: 25 Mar 1847
      Birthplace: Allen County, Indiana
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1847
      Burial Date: 19 Apr 1938
      Burial Place: Chestnut Hill
      Spouse's Name: Margaret Miller

      (9) www.findagrave.com:

      Harvey Miller
      Birth: Unknown
      Death: 16 Apr 1938
      Burial: Chestnut Hill Memorial Park, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit County, Ohio, USA

      Created by: Bob
      Added: 22 Apr 2016
      Find A Grave Memorial 161493262
    Person ID I45888  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 

    Father Harrison MILLER,   b. 27 Apr 1821, Onondaga County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Jun 1900  (Age < 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susan LEWIS,   b. Oct 1823, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Jun 1900  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 18 Aug 1944  Geauga County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F26777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary M. FROST,   b. Abt 1853, Hudson County, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1892  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1876  Dubuque County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Maude M. MILLER,   b. Abt 1876, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)  [natural]
     2. Midget MILLER,   b. Abt 1878, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Mildred Eleanor MILLER,   b. 10 May 1882, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1931, Readlyn, Bremer County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 14:42:13 
    Family ID F26773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Edith TAYLOR,   b. 11 Apr 1898, Madison County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Jan 1930  Cuyahoga County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 14:42:13 
    Family ID F26775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ella H. MILLER,   b. Jan 1850, Van Wert County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1892 
    Children 
     1. Farrand Woodworth MILLER,   b. 13 Mar 1896, Missouri Valley, Harrison County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1983, Rittman, Wayne County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 14:42:13 
    Family ID F26778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Citation Text: (1) Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 [database online], Lehi, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016: Name: Harrison Miller Gender: Male Marriage Date: 18 Aug 1844 Marriage Place: Geauga, Ohio, USA Spouse: Susan Lewis Film Number: 000020255.

    2. Citation Text: (1) Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934: Name: Harvey W. Miller Event Type: Marriage Event Date: 18 Aug 1876 Event Place: Dubuque, Iowa, United States Gender: Male Age: 29 Birth Year (Estimated): 1847 Spouse's Name: Mary M. Frost Spouse's Gender: Female Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1852.

    3. Citation Text: (1) Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Marriage Records and Indexes, 1810-1973 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010: Name: Harvey W Miller Marriage Date: 3 Jan 1930 Form Type: Marriage Age: 83 Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1847 Birth Place: Fort Wayne, Indiania Father: Harrison H Mother: Susan Lewis Spouse: Mrs Margaret Fry Spouse Age: 32 Spouse Birth Year: abt 1898 Spouse Father: James P Taylor Spouse Mother: Elizabeth Pawley.