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Russell Donald MILLER

Male 1905 - 1960  (54 years)


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  • Name Russell Donald MILLER 
    Born 10 Sep 1905  Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 May 1960  Riverside Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 26 May 1960  Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • After the death of his mother, he went to the Iowa Soldiers' Orphans' Home in Davenport, Iowa, for a time.

      Iowa State Census Collection
      1915: Floyd: Charles City:
      Name: Russell Donald Miller
      Age: 9
      Town: Charles City, Ward 2
      Birthplace: Iowa
      Church Affiliation: German Lutheran
      Remarks: Soldiers’ Orphans Home

      Lived in California.

      1940 U.S. Federal Census: California: San Bernardino: Colton:
      708 Ninth Street
      Miller, Russell D., head, 33, married, rents his home, pays $22 a month rent, finished high school, born in Iowa, lived in same residence 5 years earlier, Agent, Life Insurance Company;
      Wilma R., wife, 24, completed high school, born in Colorado, lived in same residence 5 years earlier, no occupation.

      World War II Draft Cards for Young Men, 1940-1947
      Name Rusell Donald Miller
      Telephone: 384
      Age: 34
      Plce of Brth: Charles City, Iowa
      Citizen: USA
      Name of Person who will always kow address: Mr. Wilma Rosalie Miller
      Employer’s Name: Prudential Ins. Co.

      California, Death Index:
      Russell D. Miller
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 10 Sep 1905
      Death Date: 20 May 1960
      Death Place: Riverside Co.
      Mother's Maiden Name: Sippel

      Inscription on Headstone:
      RUSSELL DONALD MILLER
      IOWA
      S SGT CMP
      WORLD WAR II

      SEPTEMBER 10, 1905
      MAY 20, 1960
    Person ID I1322  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Father Paul Friedrich MILLER,   b. Jan 1870, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1948, Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Maria "Mary" A. SIPPEL,   b. Nov 1870, Rockensuess, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1912, Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1894  Floyd Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Miller, Paul and wife, Mary Sippel Miller, and family.
    Miller, Paul and wife, Mary Sippel Miller, and family.
    Back row (L to R): Harold, Melvin and Marvin. Front row (L to R): Maurice, Paul, Willis, Mary, and Russell. Taken shortly before Mary Miller's death in January 1911.
    Miller, Willis; Russell Miller; and Maurice Miller.
    Miller, Willis; Russell Miller; and Maurice Miller.
    Taken at the Iowa Soldier's Orphans' Home in Davenport, Iowa. The three Miller children stayed at the Orphan's home after their mother died in Nov 1912 and before their father's second marriage in July 1916.
    Family ID F285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilma Rosalie STEENBOCK,   b. 17 Jan 1916, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1980, Riverside Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F6210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Sep 1905 - Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1960 - Riverside Co., California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 May 1960 - Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Miller, Willis; Russell Miller; and Maurice Miller.
    Miller, Willis; Russell Miller; and Maurice Miller.
    Taken at the Iowa Soldier's Orphans' Home in Davenport, Iowa. The three Miller children stayed at the Orphan's home after their mother died in Nov 1912 and before their father's second marriage in July 1916.