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Virgil A. Mills
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1856
Posey County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1927
Eldorado
Saline County
Illinois, USA

Virgil Mills, the fourth child of Thomas and Lucretia Barton Mills, was born January 13, 1856 in Robinson Township of Posey County, Indiana. Virgil married Matilda (Mittilder) Allyn, a daughter of Alanson Harrison and Mary E. Chailer Allyn on November 7, 1878 in Posey County, Indiana. The Allyn girls were popular with the Mills boys as three of Alanson's daughters married Virgil, Joseph and Lawrence Mills. Virgil and Tille moved to a farm one mile east of his brothers John & Romelia's farms in Section 3 in Ridgway Township of Gallatin County. Virgil was active in the politics of Gallatin County. He was elected sheriff for two terms. The first term was from December 1902 through December 1906. He served as deputy sheriff the following terms of December 1906 through 1910. His second term as sheriff was from December 1914 through December 1918.

Virgil Mills family page

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Mills (1825 - 1908)
  Lucretia Barton Mills (1828 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Mittilder Allyn Mills (1858 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Carrie J. Mills King (1881 - 1976)*
  Mary Mills (1888 - 1888)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Mills (1849 - 1928)*
  Fielden N. Mills (1851 - 1920)*
  Mary Jane Mills Grumley (1853 - 1932)*
  Virgil A. Mills (1856 - 1927)
  Felix Mills (1857 - 1915)*
  Romelia Jay Mills (1860 - 1944)*
  Allen Mills (1862 - 1944)*
  Rachel Mills Pickles (1864 - 1927)*
  Joseph Mills (1866 - 1951)*
  Lawrence Mills (1869 - 1954)*
  Lee Mills (1872 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Cottonwood Cemetery
Cottonwood
Gallatin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Chris Mills
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48716411
Virgil A. Mills
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Virgil A. Mills
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Virgil A. Mills
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