The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 Albert J Miller

Photo added by Deb McCallister

Albert J Miller

  • Birth 15 Dec 1859 Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 26 Jun 1932 Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Washington, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 40802955

Son of Johann Conrad & Antje "Anna" (Siefkes) Miller. Husband of Mary Harms, m. Jan 13, 1882.

WASHINGTON - Albert Miller, 73, retired farmer, died at 3:30 a.m. Sunday at the residence here. He had been ill for a long time due to stomach trouble. He was the son of John and Annie Miller and was born on a farm northwest of here Dec. 15, 1858.

Mr. Miller received his education in this community. Fifty years ago on Jan 13, he married Miss Mary Harms of Benson and the couple began farming northeast of Washington. Twelve years ago he retired and they moved to the present home on East Jefferson Street. They were parents of nine children, eight of whom survive, with the widow: Mrs. Maggie Theobald, East Peoria; Mrs. Anna Ufheil and Mrs. Mabel Sommer, Peoria; Mrs. Lena Fakes, Benson; Elmer Miller, at home; Mrs. Katherine Rider, Washington; Eilert, Annawan; William at home. There are 27 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. One sister, Mrs. Minnie Harms, lives at Low Point and a brother, Conrad Miller lives at Edelstein.

Mr. Miller was a member of St. John's German Lutheran Church. The funeral will be held at the home at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday and at 2 o'clock at St. Mark's Luthern church. The Rev. L. J. Powell will officiate and burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.

(SOURCE: Unk - possibly The Pantagraph)


Family Members

Parents
Spouse

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
  • Originally Created by: John Melton
  • Added: 18 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40802955
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert J Miller (15 Dec 1859–26 Jun 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40802955, citing Glendale Cemetery, Washington, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by One Foot In The Grave (contributor 47388650) .