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Gustav Edward Miller
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1848, Germany
Death: Dec. 14, 1927
Illinois, USA



The death of Gustave E. Miller, a retired farmer occurred Dec. 14, 1927, at 3:30 o'clock in the morning, in his home on East North street. Infirmities due to advanced age were given as the cause. Mr. Miller is survived by his wife and five sons, Albert E., Gus. L., Otto, George, and Erdnest, of this city, and three daughters, Mrs. Mary Reichte, of Milwaukee, and the Misses Emily and Matilda, of Geneseo. Also three brothers, Leopole and Albert Miller Sr. of this city, and Herman of Germany, three sisters, Mrs. Fred Pobanz of Edford, Mrs. Gust Borst, of Rock Island, and Mrs. Herman Miller, of Geneseo. Deceased was born in Germany in 1848, and came to America alone, his parents remaining in Germany, where they passed away. His brothers and sisters followed him later. In 1876 he was united in marriage to Miss Pauline Pobanz. For many years they resided on a farm in Edford township, later purchasing a farm in Geneseo township which is now operated by the sons, George and Ernest Miller. Mr. and Mrs. Miller were among the early settlers in Edford community. Mr. Miller was one of the founders of St. Peter's Evangelical church and has continued all these years to be a faithful attendant and a financial aid to the church. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the home in this city and at 2:30 p.m. at St. Peter's Evangelical church in Edford township. Rev. G. D. Fleer, of Kewanee, officiating. Interment will be in the family lot in Edford cemetery.

Republic 12/16/1927 
 
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 Spouse:
  Pauline Amelia Pobanz Miller (1857 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Albert Edward Miller (1876 - 1952)*
  Amelia Augusta Miller (1878 - 1964)*
  Otto Herman Miller (1880 - 1960)*
  Gustave Leopold Miller (1884 - 1958)*
  Matilda Pauline Miller (1889 - 1939)*
  Ernest Samuel Miller (1889 - 1960)*
  George David Miller (1891 - 1947)*
  Grace Helene Miller (1895 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edford Cemetery
Geneseo
Henry County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Don
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98166219
Gustav Edward Miller
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