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Wheeler William Mills
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1876
Carroll County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1960
Carrollton
Carroll County
Missouri, USA

Son of Lucinda Long and William Mills. Apparently married twice, to Dessie Keller (1894) and to Anna May Gillespie. A family member reported that he was a nonconformist, and that he made money on the side as a pool shark!

MSA Missouri, Carroll Co, Death Cert 60-045384. Died from arteriosclerosis cerebral severe, 6 mo; atherosclerosis - senility; and avitaminosis - Pellagara (vitamin deficiency of niacin (vitamin B 3), 10 yrs. He also had early carcinoma of the prostate.

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1880 United States Federal Census about Wheeler W. Mills

Name: Wheeler W. Mills
Age: 4
Birth Year: abt 1876
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1880: Rea, Carroll, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: William Mills
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's name: Lorinda Mills
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Neighbors: View others on page
Cannot read/write:
Blind:
Deaf and Dumb:
Otherwise disabled:
Idiotic or insane: View image
Household Members: Name, Age
William Mills 46
Lorinda Mills 40
Marlin L. Mills 22
John Mills 20
Mary W. Mills 16
Elmer C. Mills 11
Allie Mills 8
Wheeler W. Mills 4

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Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002
Name: Miss Dessie Keller
Marriage Date: 3 May 1894
Marriage Location: Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri
Marriage County: Carroll
Spouse Name: William W Mills
Mother's name: Mrs Elnora Keller

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1900 United States Federal Census about Wheeler Mills

Name: Wheeler Mills
Age: 24
Birth Date: Sep 1875
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1900: Eugene, Carroll, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Dessie Mills
Marriage Year: 1894
Years Married: 6
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name, Age
Wheeler Mills 24
Dessie Mills 22
George W Mills 5
Allie Mills 27

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1910 United States Federal Census about Wheeler Mills

Name: Wheeler Mills
Age in 1910: 33
Birth Year: abt 1877
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1910: Eugene, Carroll, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Anna Mills
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name, Age
Wheeler Mills 33
Anna Mills 25
George Mills 16
Lorene Mills 7
Austin Mills 4
Morris Mills 0 [2/12]
William Swortz 25

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U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Wheeler William Mills

Name: Wheeler William Mills
County: Carroll
State: Missouri
Birth Date: 12 Sep 1876
Race: White

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1920 United States Federal Census about W W Mills

Name: W W Mills [M W Mills]
Age: 43
Birth Year: abt 1877
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1920: Wakenda, Carroll, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Anna Mills
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Home Owned: Rent
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name, Age
W W Mills 43
Anna Mills 34
Lorene Mills 16
Austin Mills 14
Morris Mills 10
Lucile Mills 8

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1930 United States Federal Census about W W Mills

Name: W W Mills
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1878
Birthplace: Missouri
Race: White
Home in 1930: Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri
Map of Home: View Map
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Anna Mills
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Occupation:
Education:
Military service:
Rent/home value:
Age at first marriage:
Parents' birthplace: View image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name, Age
W W Mills 52
Anna Mills 43

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1940 United States Federal Census about Wheeler W Mills

Name: Wheeler W Mills
Age: 63
Estimated birth year: abt 1877
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Street: S Kinsey
House Number: 101
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 3A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 63
Occupation: Laborer
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 1200
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 8th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 48
Class of Worker: Working on own account
Weeks Worked in 1939: 28
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name, Age
Wheeler W Mills 63
Anna Mills 53
Leraine Vimped 36
Jack Vimped 17 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Mills (1834 - ____)
  Lucinda Jones Mills (1840 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Dessie Keller Poore (1878 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Mildred Mills (____ - 1909)*
  George William Mills (1894 - 1984)*
  Austin Mills (1905 - 1972)*
  Maurice Gillespie Mills (1910 - 1995)*
  Elma Lucille Mills (1911 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary W. Mills (1854 - ____)*
  Elmer C. Mills (1859 - ____)*
  Martin L. Mills (1859 - ____)*
  John Mills (1860 - 1910)*
  Allie Mills Jenkins (1872 - ____)*
  Wheeler William Mills (1876 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Carrollton
Carroll County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Becky Doan
Record added: Jan 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64360962
Wheeler William Mills
Added by: Kristy Rice
 
Wheeler William Mills
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Added by: June Standley
 
 
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- Becky Doan
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
 
 
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