The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


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picture Mern MILLS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: May 1879 - Norton Co., KS 1
    Christening: 
          Death: 
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Parents
         Father: Eugene Darwin MILLS 2 3 4 5
         Mother: Eudora MORRIS 2 4


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Living

      Sex: M


Spouses and Children
1. Living


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Peter MILLS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 4 Mar 1811 - Mill Creek, Hamilton Co., OH 6
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 


Spouses and Children
1. *Lucinda DOUGHERTY 6 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Julia MILLS 7


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Living

      Sex: M


Spouses and Children
1. Living


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Walter MILLS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 6 Oct 1879 5
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 


Parents
         Father: David Wood MILLS 8
         Mother: Sarah Luthera WILSON 5


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William MILLS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 
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          Death: 
         Burial: 


Spouses and Children
1. *Tabitha WRIGHT 9 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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William Roy MILLS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 13 Apr 1912 - Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA 11 12
    Christening: 
          Death: 7 Nov 1937 - Bakersfield, Kern, California, USA 8
         Burial: After 7 Nov 1937 - Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, USA 8

Events
He worked as a 1930 to 1935 Vulcanizer - Tire Shop. 8
He had a residence on 15 Apr 1930 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA. 14
He had a residence in 1935 in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA. 8
He had a residence in Jan 1936 in Bakersfield, Kern, California, USA. 8
He had a residence before 7 Nov 1937 in Bakersfield, Kern, California, USA. 15 618 1/2 Monterey St.


Parents
         Father: Arba Kaiser MILLS 8 16 17
         Mother: Mary Edna McCOY 8 18

Spouses and Children
1. Living
       Children:
                1. Living

Notes
Burial Notes:
Lot 2638X F Plot.
General:
Inglewood Park Cemetery PO Box 836, Inglewood, CA 90307, 213-678-1251

August 1, 1980

Dear Mrs. Mills Pursuant to your recent letter, we have made a search of our records and have found the following information:

Arba Mills - Born in Kansas, died in Los Angeles on April 18, 1937, at the age of 49 years, 1 month and 5 days old. W.A. Brown Mortuary handled the service and she was interred in Lot 2757X F Plot.

William Roy Mills - Born in Missouri, died in Bakersfield on November 7, 1937, at the age of 25 years, 7 months and 12 days old. W.A. Brown Mortuary handled the service and he was interred in Lot 2638X F Plot.

Mary E. Mills made arrangements for both of the above. At that time her address was Box 142, Route 6, Stockton, CA. This is all the information we have on our records. Sincerely, R.J. Brodt, Vice-President Controller.



Cause of Death (Coroner's Report) Fractured skull, chest injuries and broken leg received when car which he was driving collided with street car on 19th near T street when he attempted to pass a car ahead of him and collided with street car head on. Accidental. WBG Coroner. Witnesses: S.A. Newman, John H. Lounsbury, P.K. Farmer (street car driver), Arline G. Mills (wife)


The Bakersfield Californian - Monday, November 8, 1937 Crash claims east side man William Mills is victim of collision of auto and street car William Mills, 28, of 618 1/2 Monterey Street, fatally hurt when his automobile sideswiped a street car at 19th and T streets. Investigators said that Mills, driving an automobile in which his wife and mother-in-law were riding as passengers, was attempting to pass another car going west on 19th street, when his machine veered too far to the left and met the street car coming from the opposide direction. The automobile struck the street car a glancing blow on the driver's side. Mills receiving head injuries which proved fatal a few minutes after the crash. He was taken to San Joaquin Hospital by Flickinger-Digier ambulance, but was at the point of death on arrival. The body is at Flickinger-Digier chapel. The street car was operated by Paul Farmer, 1010 1/2 Oregon Street. 8
Marriage Notes (Arline Grace Perry)
Licence in 35-008818 Note: County of Los Angeles Standard Certificate of Marriage Personal and Statistic Particulars State Index No. 1816, Local Registered No. 415, 35-008818

William R. Mills 446 E. 84th LA White Single 1st Marriage Birthplace - Kansas Occupation: Vulcanizing, Tire Shop Name of Father: Arba K. Mills Birthplace of Father - Kansas Maiden name of Mother: Mary McCoy Birthplace of Mother - Kansas

Arline G. Perry 543 Linden Ave. Long Beach White Single 1st Marriage Birthplace - Michigan Name of Father - Geo A. Perry Birthplace of Father - Michigan Maiden name of Mother - Edith Maloney Birthplace of mother - Michigan

Certificate of person performing ceremony I hereby certify that William R Mills and Arline G. Perry were joined in marriage by me in accordance with the laws of the State of California at Los Angeles this 6th day of January, 1935.

Signature of witnesses: A.K. Mills (father of groom) and Napier Redmond (minister) 8

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      Sex: M


Spouses and Children
1. *Esther Josephine SEARS 19 20 21 22 
       Marriage: 
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MIME

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 
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          Death: 
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Spouses and Children
1. *Jemima BAKER 24 25 26 
       Marriage: 
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      Sex: F


Spouses and Children
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       Children:
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Sources


1 Audrey Marshall, Descendants of Eudora "Dora" Morris (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

2 Audrey Marshall, Morris Files (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

3 Marriage License for Eudora Morris and Eugene Mills.

4 Kathy Smith, Fw: 1880 Norton Co., -Morris Family (Location: Original E-mail in possession of Ronna Dumas), "History of Norton County" by Frank Lockard published in 1890's.

5 Kathy Smith, Copies of Morris family from "History of Norton Co." (Location: Original E-mail in possession of Ronna Dumas).

6 Joyce Hagerty, The Hulick and Mills Familes of NY, OH, IN & IL (URL: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=hulickmills&id=I0212).

7 Donna Cannon, Barlow 02/03/02 (Location: Original email in possession of Ronna Dumas).

8 Dawn Lindsey Mills, Beloved Family - Known and Unknown - Lindsey, Lockett, Hamilton, Shipp, Chace, Johnson, Thompson, Fogg, Mills, Golish, Perry (URL: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dawnlindseymills&id=I1352).

9 Mary Schumann, Descendants of Thomas Blandford (URL: http://www.geocities.com/RainForest/Andes/1595/blanford.html).

10 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=CAT626_155-0104), William Mills.

11 Dawn Lindsey Mills, Beloved Family - Known and Unknown - Lindsey, Lockett, Hamilton, Shipp, Chace, Johnson, Thompson, Fogg, Mills, Golish, Perry (URL: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dawnlindseymills&id=I1352), Born 13 April 1912 in Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO.

12 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=CAT626_155-0104), Age 18 born Missouri.

13 Dawn Lindsey Mills, Beloved Family - Known and Unknown - Lindsey, Lockett, Hamilton, Shipp, Chace, Johnson, Thompson, Fogg, Mills, Golish, Perry (URL: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dawnlindseymills&id=I1352), Death certificate and obituary from The Bakersfield Californian 11/8/1937.

14 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=CAT626_155-0104).

15 Dawn Lindsey Mills, Beloved Family - Known and Unknown - Lindsey, Lockett, Hamilton, Shipp, Chace, Johnson, Thompson, Fogg, Mills, Golish, Perry (URL: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dawnlindseymills&id=I1352), The Bakersfield Californian - Monday, November 8, 1937.

16 Audrey Marshall, Descendants of Eudora "Dora" Morris (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas), Arbie Mills.

17 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=CAT626_155-0104), Arba K. Mills.

18 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=CAT626_155-0104), Mary Mills.

19 Liz Stinger, Peter Sears Info James Lee Sears Descendants.rtf (Location: Original email in possession of Ronna Dumas).

20 Death certificate for James L. Sears Local 3400-485 (File Num: State 59-022396
Location: Sacramento County Recorder, Sacramento, CA).

21 Obituary: James Sears (Sacramento Bee).

22 1920 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=3&state=California&county=Modoc&township=Alturas&ed=45&roll=T625_122&STAbrv=CA&startimg=23&endimg=55&rp=23&hash=1352421822&width=2353&height=1753&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale), Esther Sears.

23 Compiler: Mary Ann Dunkin Submitter: Mary Ann Dunkin, Family of Benjamin Franklin Dunkin (Location: Copy in possession of Ronna Dumas).

24 Compiler: Mary Ann Dunkin Submitter: Mary Ann Dunkin, Family of Benjamin Franklin Dunkin (Location: Copy in possession of Ronna Dumas), Jemima (Mime) Baker.

25 1880 U. S. Census Clifton, Wilcox, Alabama, Obadiah H Dumas (Location: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp), Jemina Dunkin.

26 1900 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/ifa_image.cgi?SEC=Nebraska&IN=009537&PN=265a&CD=930), Jemima Dunkin.


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