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 Barbara Ellen <I>Miller</I> Grow

Barbara Ellen Miller Grow

Birth
Carmi, White County, Illinois, USA
Death 30 Mar 1935 (aged 85)
Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA
Burial Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA
Plot Location: 208-4
Memorial ID 100004369 · View Source
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Daughter of Conrad Miller from Bavaria and Barbary Shoemaker. Married John B. Grow on 26 Jan 1873 in White County, Il. Resided in Carmi, IL; Crutcho, OK; Elk, OK; and Riverside, CA. Mother of William Francis Grow, Myrtle A. Grow Field, Harry Garfield Grow and Lewis Leslie Grow. Buried next to son Harry.

Husband John B. Grow is buried in the GAR section of this same cemetery. John was a Union soldier during the Civil War.

Enumerated in the 1850 White County, IL census living near Carmi.

Enumerated in the 1860 White County, IL census living near Carmi.

Enumerated in the 1870 White County, IL census living in Carmi.

Married John B. Grow on 30 Jan 1873 in White County, IL.

Enumerated in the 1880 White County, IL census living in Carmi.

Enumerated in the 1900 Oklahoma Territory census living in Crutcho & Hartzell Townships.

Enumerated in the 1910 Beckham County, Oklahoma census living in Elk Township.

Resided in Elk City, Oklahoma according to son Harry's WWI Draft Registration Card.

Enumerated in the 1920 Riverside County, CA census living in Riverside.

Enumerated in the 1930 Riverside County, CA census living in Riverside.

Book entitled "History of White Co., IL" page 584 states she was born November 1856, which cannot be accurate since she was enumerated in the 1850 White Co., IL census. The Grows lived in the Marshall Ferry area prior to residing in Carmi and were members of the Christian Church and Republicans, according to the Goodspeed History of White County, Illinois.

Obituary found in Riverside, CA on 21 May 2003 states: Grow, Barbara Ellen Grow aged 85 years, late resident at the home of her son in law Wm B. Field, 870 Linden St., Riverside, Calif., Beloved mother of Wm. F. Grow of Denver, Colo., L.L. Grow of Riverside, Calif., Eleven grandchidren, and ten great grandchildren; sister of Mrs. A.H. Howell of Oklahoma City, OK, Mrs Lucy Nixon and Mrs. Julia Nathan both of Ft.Smith, Ark. Funeral services will be announced by the E.H. Preston Funeral Home directors.

She lived at 408 Eucalyptus Ave in Riverside, CA.

The Miller family and affiliates departed Carmi, IL about 1881, they moved to the Hot Springs, AR area and lived there two years with relatives, or as a group. The family migrated to Hackett, AR in Sebastian County, before entering the Kully Chaha area near Cameron, OK. These families are found in Kully Chaha, Wall, Talihina, Bokoshe, Fanshawe, Higgins, Hartshorne, Spencer, Crutcho, and Elk City, OK before they made the move to California. Migration pattern is consistent with following the railroad through the San Bois Mountains.


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  • Created by: 47650891
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100004369
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Ellen Miller Grow (Nov 1849–30 Mar 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100004369, citing Evergreen Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA ; Maintained by 47650891 (contributor 47650891) .