G. T. (Gideon Tibbetts) Ridlon.

History of the families Millingas and Millanges of Saxony and Normandy, comprising genealogies and biographies of their posterity surnamed Milliken, Millikin, Millikan, Millican, Milligan, Mulliken and Mullikin, A. D. 800-A. D. 1907; containing names of thirty thousand persons, with copious notes on online

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Online LibraryG. T. (Gideon Tibbetts) RidlonHistory of the families Millingas and Millanges of Saxony and Normandy, comprising genealogies and biographies of their posterity surnamed Milliken, Millikin, Millikan, Millican, Milligan, Mulliken and Mullikin, A. D. 800-A. D. 1907; containing names of thirty thousand persons, with copious notes on → online text (page 92 of 109)
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2. Lydia Millikan-' (3), daughter of Baldwin^ (1), b. Aug. 21, 1855; is at
home single.

3. Charles Willard Millikan-"' (5), son of Baldwin"' (l),b. in Mercer Co., 111.,
Nov. 27, 1857 ; was m. Aug. 11, 1881 to Glen Holmes and resides in Cales-
burg. 111. Is employed as train dispatcher for the C. B. «:^: Q. R. R. One
child, Fred H. MUUkaif', b. Aug. 27, 1889.



(598 POSTERITY OT IVILLIAM MILLIKAN.

4. Cora Millikan^ (l), daughter of Baldwin'' (1), b. in Mercer Co., 111., Dec.
24, 1857 ; was m. March 5, 1884, to Reuben H. Robinson, who d. the fol-
lowing year. Their son //<r/7!>d';- Rob'uison^h. Jan. 10, 1885, took a thorough
course at Brown's Business College and is now employed by the C. B. & Q.
R.R. at Galesburg, 111. Cora m. secondly, Jan. 22, 1888, F. W. Foster.
She d. March 17, 1901, at Seattle, Wash., leaving a son, Ralph Foster, b.
Nov. 16, 1888.

5. William Elmore Millikan' (19), son of Baldwin-* (1), b. in Mercer Co.,
111., Oct. I, 1861 ; was m. Oct. 8, 1898, to Mrs. Annie E. Hanson. He is
a sheet metal worker and resides at Seattle, Wash.

6. Jessie Millikan^ (9), daughter of Baldwin-* (l), b. in Viola, 111., Feb. 16,
1864; d. there Nov. 22, 1888.

7. Wyatt Curran Millikan^ (2), son of Baldwin^ (1), b. in Viola, 111., Jan.
3, 1866 ; was m. Sept. 19, 1901, to Vinnie Gilbert, and lives in Viola where
he is employed as telegraph operator for the C. B. & Q. R.R.

8. Lizzie Millikan-' (5), daughter of Baldwin^ (l), b. in Viola, III, Aug. 23,
1869. At home.

CHILDREN OF "WILLIAM AND "WIVES.

1. John Mill ikan-'^ (10), eldest son of William-* (9), was b. in Henry Co.'
Ind., March 17, 1831.

2. Charles Millikan'^ (6), second son of William^ (9), b. Jan. 8, 1833 ; d.

3. Mary E. Millikan"' (13), eldest daughter of William^ (9), b. Oct. 8, 1835,
and d. Dec. 24, 1842.

4. Sarah E. Millikan' (5), second daughter of William* (9), b. Oct. 8, 1835,
and d. Dec. 24, 1842.

5. Almeda M. Millikan-' (2), third daughter of WillianV (9), b. Nov. 19,
1838; m.

6. Esther Millikair' (l), fourth daughter of William-* (9), b. Apr. 4, 1841.

7. Eli F. Millikan-' (5), third son of William* (9), b. Aug. 17, 1843.

8. Thomas K. Millikan-' (2), fourth son of William^ (9), b. June 20, 1846.

9. Rebecca Millikan' (5), fifth daughter of William-* (9), b. Dec. 12,1848; m.

10. William M. Millikan-' (20), fifth son of William* (9), b. June 20, 1851.

11. Ira J. Millikan' (l), sixth son of William* (9),b. May 28, 1857 ; d. Jan.
20, 1861.

12. Precilla E. Millikan-' (l), sixth daughter of William* (9), b. Feb. 3, 1859.

13. ElihiiM. Millikan' (4), seventh son of William* (9), b. Apr. 27, 1861 ;
d. March 4, 1863.

14. Infant Millikan' (l), child of William* (9), was b. Apr. 5, 1863, and d.
same day.

CHILDREN OF THOMAS AND SARAH POTTERFIELD. t (f Vf O ^

I. Elizabeth Millikan' ( 5), eldest daughter of Thomas* (1), b. Jan. 11, 1837;
resides with her brother at Wilmington, 0.\ unm.



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2. Nathan Millikan'' ( 2 ), eldest son ot I'homasM 1 ). '>• j^i'i- >5. ''^39: 'i^-
Jennie McC'laim, daujijhter of John and Annie Maria (Ilihhen) McClaim,
and resides on a farm at W'ihnington, (). Three children. See 6th generation.

3. Mary Millikan' (14), second daughter of Thomas^ (1), h. May 7, 1841 ;
ni. May 7, 1863, I'Ini.kv Moon, son of Joseph R. and Nellie Moon of Mar-
tinsville, O., a cattle and grain dealer, who d. Nov. 3, 1866. .She was m.
second, to Howard Hainks, son of Ziinri Haines, who is a merchant in
Wilmington, O. She d. June 19, 1883.

4. Catherine Millikan' (4), third tlaughter of Thomas^ (1), b. Apr. 22, 1843 ;
ni. July 18, 1867, in Wilmington, ()., Francisco Hiatt, who is now a far-
mer at Martinsville, (). One daughter, Manic C. Ifiatt, b. .\ug. 28, 1870;
was m. Feb. 20, 1895, to Wii.i.iam P. Turner and lives at Martinsville, O.

5. Rebecca Millikan'' (6), fourth daughter of Thomas^ (1), h. June 12, 1845,
and d. March 8, 1857.

6. Joseph Millikan'' (1), second son of Thomas'* (1), b. Dec. 17, 1847, at
Wilmington, (). He is in the lumber business at Wilmington and lives
with his maiden sisters, Precilla and Elizabeth ; unm.

7. Precella Millikan" (2), youngest daughter of Thomas'* (1), b. June 24,
1849 at Wilmington, O. and lives there with her brother Joseph and her
sister Elizabeth.

CHILDREN OF JOHN AND MARGARET C. HIMELRIGHT. p. C-C""^,

1. Mary E. Millikan"' (15), eldest daughter of John^ (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., Dec. 9, 1846 ; m. Elijah B. Faulkner, Dec. 28, 1870, b. May 14,
1850. Farmer and landlord. Nine children.

I. Emily Catherine Faulkner, b. Feb. 24, 1873; m. Joseph A.

Davis, July 8, 1892, and has issue.
II. LuciNDA Drusilla Faulkner, b. Jan. 28, 1875.

III. Isabella Glendora Faulkner, b. Dec. 23, 1877.

IV. Thomas Eli Faulkner, b. March lo, 1878.

V. Minnie May Faulkner, b. Sept. 20, 1879; m. Aug. 17, 1899,

William Cuzner and lives in W^est Carrollton, O.
VI. Harriet Ann Faulkner, b. March 3, 1882.
VII. Lylburn William Faulkner, b. June 24, 1883.
VIII. Mary Elizabeth Faulkner, b. i\Iay 5, 1887.
IX. Rachel Beatrice Faulkner, b. Jan. 3, 1889.

2. Pamelia A. Millikan' (2), second daughter of John^ (4), b. near Wil-
mington, O., March 10, 1848; m. Martin V. B. Denney, Nov. 29, 1886, b.
Oct. 17, 1843. Farmer. Residence, Cedarville, O. Three children.

I. Henry H. Denney, b. Aug. 26, 1869; m. May 28, 1890, Maud M.

Uarr, who d. Aug. i, 1890 and he m. second, May 9, 1895, Ada J.

Downey. Two sons.
II. John W. Denney, b. May 25, 1872.
III. Vkjla M. Denney, b. Dec. 22, 1876; m. Dec. 7, 1899, I,isiik>

Beacham. Killed by cars at Xenia, O. One child.

3. Sarah J. Millikan'' (6), third daughter of John-* (4), was b. near Wil-
mington, ()., June 12, 1849; m. William M. Wilson, Feb. 10, 1881. He



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POSTERITY OF WILLIAM MILLIKAN.



b. Apr. i8, 1849, in Shelby Co., O. Was on gunboat "Paw Paw" U.S.
Navy 13 months. Also in 193 O. Vol. Inf. Five children.

4. John H. Millikan" (11), eldest son of John* (4), b. near Wilmington, O.,
Sept. 9, 1850. He is engaged as salesman for a wholesale plow company
located at South Bend, Ind., with home and headquarters at Kansas City,
Mo. He has one son by his hrst wife named Ezra Walter, about 20 years
of age. •

5. Margaret E. Millikair' (3), fourth daughter of John* (4), b. near Wil-
mington, O., Nov. 20, 185 1 ; m. Thomas C. Hooton, Oct. 22, 1884, b. May
6, 1836. He d. Feb. 3, 1888, and she m. second, Aug. 8, 1894, Ezekiel
Cast, b. Aug. 24, 1827. Blacksmith. Farmer. Residence, Charksville, O.
One daughter, Cressa M., b. Dec. 6, 1885.

6. Rachael C. Millikan"' (l), fifth daughter of John* (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., May 17, 1852; m. Charles Odoms, May 8, 1881, b. Jan. 7, 1858.
Farmer. Residence, Gibbon, Buffalo Co., Neb. Six children.

I. Carl Odoms, b. Dec. 11, 1881.

n. Carrie L. Odoms, b. March 12, 1883.

in. Joseph N. Odoms, b. May 22, 1885.

IV. Sadie M. Odoms, b. Sept. 26, 1887.

V. Russell Odoms, b. Aug. i, 1891 ; d. Oct. 15, 1897.

VI. Blanche Odoms, b. May 22, 1895.

7. Eli W. Millikan-' (6), second son of John* (4), b. near Wilmington, O.,
July 22, 1855, and d. June 30, 1895, at a hotel near the Hot Springs, Tex.,
to which he had gone from Oklahoma. His brother brought his body to
Kansas City, Mo., for burial.

8. Almeda R. Millikan^ (3), sixth daughter of John* (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., July 26, 1857 ; was m.

9. Martha J. Millikan'^ (2), seventh daughter of John^ (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., Jan. I, i860; m. George M. Smith, Dec. 25, 1879, b. Feb. 24,
1857. Farmer. Residence, Wilmington, O. Four children.

I. Samuel M. Smith, b. July 14, 1881.

II. Ida M. Smith, b. Dec. 17, 1882 ; d. Apr. 12, 1889.

III. Cora E. Smith, b. Jan. 28, 1885. '

IV. Sherman J. Smith, b. June 25, 1886.

10. Jessie D. Millikan^ (9), eighth daughter of John* (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, ()., Jan. 27, 1862 ; m. Samuel Culbertson, Oct. 4, 1888, b. June 8,
1854. Farmer. Residence, Bland, Reno Co., Ks. Seven children.
I. Clarence M. Culbertson, b. Aug. 11, 1889.

II. Cary H. Culbertson, b. Apr. 13, 1891.

III. Chloie a. Culbertson, b. Nov. 17, 1892.

IV, Clara B. Culbertson, b. June 9, 1894.
V. Charles S. Culbertson, b. Feb. 8, 1896.

VI. Edgar Mc. Culbertson, b. May 6, 1898.
vii. Edna M. Culbertson, b. May 6, 1898.

1 I. Precilla E. Millikan-' (l), ninth daughter of John* (4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., Nov. 30, 1864; m. John W. Ridgeway, Dec. 22, 1891, b. Apr. 9,
1867. Four children.



POSTERITY OF WU I.IAM Mil. I IK. \\. 7(il



I. Mahki. I. RiDGKWAV, b. Oct. 22, 1892.

11. Marv (\. Rirx'.KWAY, b. Oct. 10, 1895.

III. Zki.i.a I. RmcKWAV, b. May 13, 1898.

IV. SiKi.i.A I. kii>(;KWAY, b. May 13, 1898.

12. Thomas J. Millikan' (3), third son of John' (4), b. near Wilmington.
()., Jan. 16, 1867, and is now living on a farm in McClain, McClain Co.,
III. Was never married.

13. Hannah C. Millikan'' (6), tenth daughter of John'(4), b. near Wilming-
ton, O., March 3, 1S68 ; m. .Sept. 22, 1886, Samuki. Mc('(»nm;i.i,, who was
b. in Co. Durham, Canada, Nov. 22, 1864. He is a miner's engineer at
Helena, Montana. A heavy built man of dark comple.vion. .She is tall and
fair Two children.

CHILDREN OF NATHAN AND PRECILLA.



an^ { !),'!■>. .Aug. 3, \\



1. Ann M. Millikan'' (4), eldest daughter of Nathan^ {l),'l">. Aug. 3, 184:
ni. William 1). Pikrck; d. Jan. 8, 1880.

2. Isaac W. Millikan^^ (1), eldest son of Nathan^ (l), b. Apr. 20, 1847; m.
Catherine Murphy; d. in Honduras, Central America, Oct. 1888. He was
a speculator.

3. James C. Millikan'' (2), second son of Nathan' (i), b. May 6, 1849: m.
Chris iLVN Brunback.. Farmer.

4. Eli A. Millikan'^ (7), third son of Nathan^ (1), b. Dec. 26, 1850; m.
Emma L. Rogers. Dealer in lumber.



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Thomas W. Millikan'' (4), fourth son of Nathan^ (1), b. July 23, 1S52 ;
111. Margaret Mower. Life insurance agent.

6. Mary R. Millikan' ( 14), second daughter of Nathan"* (1), b. Apr. 8, 1854 ;
m. Clarkson Cause.

7. Martha A. Millikan' (3), third daughter of Nathan* (1), b. Oct. 5, 1856.

8. Jabez H. Millikan'^ (l), fifth son of Nathan* (1), b. Feb. 2, 1859; m.
Emma Lois Thomburgh and resides at Elwood, Ind. He lived on the farm
with his father until eighteen years of age, then entered Spiceland academy
where he spent three years, and then commenced the study of medicine and
graduated from the Medical College of Ohio, at Cincinnati, in March 1854.
Having received his diploma he entered into practice of medicine at Elwood,
Ind., and continued in active practice until 1888, when he entered Pulti
Medical College at Cincinnati, and graduated from that institution the fol-
lowing spring. He then returned to his old home at Elwood and resumed
practice, where he successfully continues engaged in his professional duties.

CHILDREN OF ELI AND MARY M. HOLADAY.

I. Mary E. Millikan' (15), eldest daughter of Eli* (2) and Mary, b. May 3^,
1855; m. Dec. 20, 1873, William Healton, son of Joel and Mary Ann
Healton, b. Apr. 17, 185 1, and had four children as follows:

I. Infant Healton, b. July i, 1875; d. same day.

II. Arpie v.. Healton, b. Aug. 12, 1S76: m. Maggie Peckenpaugh,
Jan. I, 1898, b. Nov. 4, 1878.



702 POSTEKITY OF WILLIAM MILLIKAN.

III. Bertha Healton, b. March 6, 1879; m. March 22,, 1901, Mike

MoRAN, b. Dec. 13, 1877. •

IV. Harvey Healton, b. Apr. 26, 1881.

2. John A. Millikair (12) eldest son of Eli^ (2) and Mary, b. Aug. 13, 1857 ;
m. Feb. 11, 1877, Rhoda Wilkins, b. Dec. 17, i86g, and to them were b.
three children as follows :

I. Elmer E. Millikan*^, b. May 12, 1877; d. Dec. 18, 1883.
iL Virgie Lee Millikan'^, b. Nov. 26, 1879; d. Nov. 5, 1900.
in. Harlev Millikan", b. July 11, 1882; m. Nov. 7, 1902, to Ethel
Bradford, b. June 6, 1885.

3. Miles M. Millikan^ (l), second son of Eli'* (2) and Mary, b. Apr. 25,
1859; m. Aug. 21, 1884, Ida M. Shively, b. Dec. 31, 1863, and to them
were b. three children as follows :

I. Clara V. Millikan, b. Aug. 6, 1886.
II. Maud Millikan, b. June 26, 1889.
III. Infant Millikan, b. Aug. 28, 1892 ; d. same day.

4. Lemuel H. Millikan-' (1), third son of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. Dec. 3, i860 ;
is unm.

S- Martha J. Millikan^ (4), second daughter of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. May
30, 1863. Unm.

6. Sarah E. Millikan-' (7, third daughter of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. Aug. 18,
1865. Unm.

7. Alvin E. Millikan-' (1), fourth son of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. Oct. 7, 1867 ;
m. June 30, 1892, Estella Showalter, b. March i, 187 1, and had issue
four children as follows :

I. Gilbert Millikan, b. July 6, 1893.

II. Howard Millikan, b. Feb. 8, 1895.

III. Denzel Millikan, b. Jan. 25, 1897.

IV. Grace Millikan, b. Jan. 9, 1900.

8. Almedia A. Millikan^ (4), fourth daughter of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. Oct.
12, 1869; m. Oct. 17, 1891, Henry Sherry, b. Feb, 20, 1869. To them
were b. three children as follows :

I. Infant Sherry, b. Jan. 7, 1894; d. same day.
II. Ada Sherry, b. Feb. 2, 1896; d. Dec. 20, 1897.
II. Paul E. Sherry, b. March 29, 1899.

9. PameliaA. Millikan"' (3), fifth daughter of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. Feb.
20, 1872 ; m. Feb. 27, 1892, Mahlon Lannard, b. June 10, 1869, and had
three children as follows :

I. Clarence Lannard, b. Feb. i, 1894.
II. Mira a. Lannard, b. Jan. 20, 1898.
in. Ralph D. Lannard, b. March 13, L900.

10. William A. Millikan-' (21), fifth son of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. July 17,
1874. Unm.

11. Eddie C. Millikan-' (1), sixth son of Eli" (2) and Mary, b. March 25,
187O. Unm.



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CHIIiDREN OP ELLIS R. AND WIVES. . -, ,

1. George H. Millikan'' (5), eldest son ol KUis' d), 1). in (Iniinger Co.,
Tenn., Apr. 10, 1839, aiul d. in ( rittenden Co., Ky., March 15, 1.S52, aged
13 years.

2. William H. H. Millikan'' (22), second .son of KIlis' (1), b. in (Grainger
Co., Tenn., SejH. 30, 1S40; ni. \\\.\7.\\\v:\\\ M. W'oi.k, daughter of William
C. and Carrie .\. \\'olf, March 23, 1S65 ; she b. Dec. 22, 1S44. lie served
three years in the Federal army during the Civil war in the Iowa Cavalry,
having been enrolled Sept. 5, 1861 ; mustered in Oct. 30, 1861 ; mustered
out Oct. 31, 1864 at Nashville, Tenn. He was courier for (ien. Thomas at
the battle of Big Shanty, Ca. He removed frcMii Osage Co. to Hickory
Co., M>>., ill the fail of 1866. His wife d. March 13, 1879, and he m. second,
Dec. 29, 1S79, Annik H. Niiu.ock, b. Aug. 16, 1852, daughter of Rev. John
C. and Mariam Xiblock ; she d. Oct. 2, 1S89, and he m. third, l"eb. 14, 1893,
Susan j. Low, h. June 3, 1858, daughter of l*ryor B. antl Susan Low. lie
now (1904), lives in Cherokee Nation at Pensacola. Children as follows:

1. >Larv E. Millikan, b. Feb. 7, 1866.

II. John S. Millikan, b. March 6, 1867 ; m. Feb. 13, 1900, Okrirupk
liuKFMAN, and has Una Elizabeth^ b. Feb. 16, 1902, and Inez, b. lune
23, 1904.

III. Arthur M. Millikan, b. Aug. 21, 1876; m. Nov. 10, 189S, Kli.a
Hrunkr, and has, Kuel Dewendic, b. July 21, 1900.

IV. Jkssk C. Millikan, b. Oct. 17, 1880 ; m. Grack Drvkr, Feb. 20, 1902.
V. Basil O. Millikan, b. June 16, 1882.

VI. LiKw Flma Millikan, b. Aug. 8, 1885.
VII. Annie B. Millikan, b. Sept. 18, 1889.
VIII. /ULA Mirl Millikan, b. March 21, 1899.

3. Mary Jane Millikan'' (16), eldest daughter of Ellis' (1), b. in (irainger
Co., Tenn., Apr. 24, 1842 ; m. in Casonade Co., Mo., Feb. 15, 1859, William
LuTON, who moved from Osage Co., Mo., to Hickory Co., Mo., in the fall
of 1868. In the spring of 1872, moved to Cooper Co., where he d. Jan.
16, 1879. Mrs. Luton afterwards lived in Bates and Cedar Co.'s, Mo., and
is now the Chocktaw Nation, L T. P. O. Home. Children as follows:

I. ^L\RV Alice Luton, b. Nov. 28, 1862; m. 1882, Charlks Galske.

II. John Luton, b. Apr. 20, 1866; m. Nov. 5, 1888, Ada Mec.uirk.

III. Xancy E. Luton, b. Jan. 16, 1868 ; d. July 15, 1875.

IV. Laurie Ann Luton, b. June 26, 187 1 ; d. Nov. 16, 1888.
v. Jasper Luton, b. June 4, 1872.

VI. Marion Luton, b. March 10, 1875 ; m. Nov. 10, 1894, Fi.i.a Chin/i k.
vii. Madv May Luton, b. Sept. 10, 1877; d. Aug. 17, 1893.

4. Elihu Millikan-' (5), third son of Ellis' (1), b. in Crittenden Co., Ky.,
Feb. 14, 1844; d. in infancy.

5. Benjamin Marion Millikan'' (9), fourth son of Ellis' (1), b. in Crittenden
Co., Ky., Apr. 13, 1845; m. 1865, Sarah J. Scott, daughter of Jonathan
Scott, who d. in 1866, and he m. 1867, B. J. Walker, daughter of Charles
Walker of Osage Co., Mo. He served three years in the Union army during
the Civil war, enlisting in the " Custis Horse," but was transferred at St.



704 POSTERITY OF WILLIAM MILLIKAN.

Louis, Mo., to the sth Iowa Cavalry. Was captured in Georgia and was
in Bellisland prison five months before exchanged. Was discharged after
Hoods defeat. He settled in Hickory Co., Mo., as a farmer. In 1878, he
joined the M. P. conference and was an itinerant preacher. Present resi-
dence, Tilley, Cedar Co., Mo.

6. Nancy Jane Millikan^ (6), second daughter of EUis^ (1), b. in Critten-
den Co., Ky., Nov. 23, 1847 ; m. 1875, Allen M. Huckabv of Hickory Co.,
Mo. ; merchant at Nemo, Mo.

7. Dr. Solomon Jasper Millikan^ (4), fifth son of Ellis* (1), b. in Ky., Aug.
5, 1849; m. Mklissa Ann Chesser, daughter of John Chesser, Jan. 3, 1878.
His advantages for an education in early days were limited and he studied
at home by a flickering firelight until he was qualified to teach primary
schools ; this profession he followed for ten years. He attended a course
of medical lectures in 1883, and graduated at Kansas City Medical College
in 1894. He is now engaged in practice at Eldorado Springs, Mo. Nine
children named as follows :

L Elbert Theodore Millikan'', b. Jan. 16, 1879; m. June 17, 1900,
Minnie Huffman, daughter of Gustavus B. Huffman. A civil engi-
neer, Kansas City, Mo. Two children, J. Elv2ci\ b. March 17, 1901,
and Olive Pearl, b. Aug. 19, 1903.
II. Luther Edgar Millikan®, b. March 10, 1881 ; m. June 5, 1902,
Mattie E. Emory, daughter of Jesse Emory, and is a farmer at El-
dorado Springs, Mo.

III. Miles Vernon Millikan'', b. Sept. 18, 1883 ; m. June 16, 1904,
Lilly May Ramsey, daughter of Taylor Ramsey, and is employed
by the 'Frisco R.R., Welston, Okla.

IV. RoscoE Franklin Millikan'', b. Apr. 25, 1887.
V. Mary Alley Millikan®, b. Apr. 15, i88g.

VI. Nancy J. Millikan", b. Aug. 10, 1891 ; d.

VII. MoNA Ethyl Millikan*', b, March 5, 1894.

VIII. Henry Clay Millikan*^, b. June 13, 1898.

IX. Olivie May Millikan^ b. Dec. 4, 1902 ; d.

8. Alley Elizabeth Millikan-' (1), third daughter of Ellis* (l), b. in Critten-
den Co., Ky., Feb. 7, 1856; m. 1880, James A. Niblack in Hickory Co..
Mo., and d. 1898, in Choctaw Nation, I. T.

9. Ellis Cornelia Millikan^ (1), twin daughter of Ellis* (l),b. in Crittenden
Co., Ky., Feb. 7, 1856; d. July 16, 1856.

CHILDREN OF PLEASANT AND JIMIMA DAY. h ^ I I

1. Lemuel Millikan'' (2), eldest son of Pleasant* (1), b. in Jefferson Co.,
Tenn., Feb. 1830; m, Caroline Hull, daughter of "Squire Hull" of an
old family of respectability, and lived at Newmarket, Tenn. He was only
thirteen years and eight months younger than his mother. He d. of par-
alysis in Dec. 1903. There were six children. See 6th generation.

2. Elihii Millikan'' (6), second son of Pleasant* (1), b. in Jefferson Co.,
Tenn.; was m. three times. His first wife was Miss Miller; his second
wife, Mrs. Atkinson ; his third wife, Mrs. Buchannan — all good women.



POSTER ITV OF WILLIAM MNLIKAX. To.',



He took a prominent part in the Pivil war, beiii^' a cai)iaiii ui .•>.loiiIn. 11i>
last wife li\e.s near Alliens, Tenn. (hildrcn's names with 6th }jenerati(ji

3. Elizabeth Millikaiv' (7), eldest daughter of Pleasant* (l), b. in JelTerson
Co., Tenn. ; was m. to a Mr. Bkttis, a Kentucky planter, and lived in that
state after her m. She has been d. more than 30 years.

4. Mary Jane Millikan' (17), second daughter of i'leasant* (1), was b. in
Jefferson CO., Tenn.. Nov. 29, 1836, and lived with her jxirents until Dec.

3, 1S56, when she was m. to Thomas Madddx, b. in same county, Dec, 10,
1835. They settled on a farm given them by the father of her husband,
where eight of their nine children were born. About 187 1-2, they removed
from JelTerson to McMinn Co., 'i'enn., where they lived until l''eb. 27, 1878;
then removed to St. Paul, Xeb., where they remained until Oct. 10, 1894,
the year in which the crops were nearly destroyed by drouth, when, with
the hope of bettering their condition, they moved to Urookfield, .Mo. In
consequence of poor health they did not remain quite a year, and on Oct.

4, 1895, got back to St. Paul, Neb., where they have since lived. Children's
names as follows :

I. Mklissa Katherine Maddox, b. Dec. 17, 1852; d. July 18, 1858.
II. Lavinia Adaline Maddox, b. Dec. 7, 1858 ; m. Aug. 10, 1876, Thcjmas
L. Reams, son of Washington and Penelope Reams, and lives in
Tulare, Cal.

III. John Calvin Maddox, b. Feb. 28, i860; m. Apr. 13, 1892, .\nn'ik
M. Fitch, daughter of James E. and Sophronia Fitch, and lives near
St. Paul, Neb.

IV. Pleasant Houston Maddox, b. July 21, 186 1 ; d. Dec. 20, 1873.

V. Alice Jimima Maddox, b. Apr. 19, 1864; m. May 16, 1883, Philii'
L. GooDiN, son of John and Sarah Goodin, and lives near St. Paul,
Nebraska.
VI. James Harvey Maddox, b. Apr. 23, 1867 ; m. Oct. 3, 1894, Eva
Kaie Newlon, daughter of James B. and Jane Newlon. Lives near
Archer, Neb.
\ n. Magnolia Minerva Maddox, b. March 5, 1869; d. Dec. 19, 1886.
VIII. Lou Ella Maddox, b. July 9, 1870; at home.
IX. Effie Lorena Maddox, b. March 21, 1874; at home.

5. John Millikan^ (13), third son of Pleasant"* (1), b. in Jefferson Co., Tenn. ;
m. Ellen pKrris, and now resides in Jefferson City, Tenn. He has one
daughter, now Mrs. Maud Montcastle. John Millikan served as lieutenant
in the Confederate army during the Civil war and was a prisoner for 18
months on Johnson's Island.

6. Melvina Adaline Millikan"' (l), third daughter of Pleasant* ( 1) and Jimima
Day of Tenn., was b. Oct. 18, 1840; m. Dec. 15, 1861, Caswell Maddox,
b. May 4, 1843, son of James and Sallie (Johnson) Maddox, and resides at
Marceline, Linn Co., Mo, Mr. Maddox was a farmer. Children as follows :

I. Inez Maddox, b. July 3, 1S64; m. Dec. 21, 1879, Felix Trew.
n. Julia Maddox, b. July 26, 1866; m. Feb. 3, 1884, Jacob Simpson.
in. Sallie Maddox, b. Dec. 19, 1867 ; m. Sept. 22, 1897, Frank Pen-
nick.
IV. Ida TvL-vddox, b. Apr. 20, 1869 ; m. Dec. 3,1891, Washington Simi' - i>\.



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V. Georgia Maddox, b. Oct. 23, 1870 : m. Nov. 6, 1889, Abel Reams.

VI. Ernest Maddox, b. Feb. 10, 1873; m. March 18, 1895, Ella Jacobs.

vn. James Maddox, b. Dec. 5, 1876; d. Nov, 30, 1894.

viH. Charles Maddox, b. Jan. 15, 1878. At home.

IX. Edgar Maddox, b. Feb. 11, 1882. At home.

X. Terrell Maddox, b. Oct. 12, 1884. At home.

7. Houston Millikan"' (1), fourth son of Pleasant^ (1), b. in Jefferson Co.,
Tenn. He was a captain of Scouts in the Confederate army and after the
Civil war d. unm. at Atlanta, Ga. Was a carpenter by trade.

8. Gilbert Millikan^^ (l), fifth son of Pleasant" (1), b. in Jefferson Co., Tenn. ;
d. when about 20 years of age, unm.

g. Isaac Millikan^ (2), sixth son of Pleasant^ (1), b. in Jefferson Co., Tenn. ;
m. Miss Mayfield, and settled at Tahlequah, Ind. Ter., where he d. ten
years later. He also served in the Confederate army.

10. Frank Millikan^ (2), seventh son of Pleasant'' (1), b. in Jefferson Co.,
Tenn. ; m. Miss Hettie Dunn, and settled in Nebraska, where he took up
government land and secured title, but sold and moved to the state of
Mississippi where he merchandised. His wife d., he sold out, bought a
large cotton plantation and is now living with his second wife at Sturgis,
Mississippi.

11. Imogene Millikan^ (l), fourth daughter of Pleasant* (1), b. at Jefferson
City, Tenn., May 22, 1851 ; m. Nov. 16, 1873, William H. H. Dodson, b.
at Fairmont, Ga., March 13, 1849, and d. of malarial fever at Knoxville,
Tenn., March 31, 1889. Soon after m. settled in St. Paul, Neb. and farmed
seven years ; then removed to Knoxville, where Mrs. Dodson now resides.
Children named as follows :

I. Bird Dodson, b. in Georgia, Sept. 13, 1874 ; m. Oct. 4, 1902, Eliza-
beth Dance of Newmarket, Tenn., where they now (1904) reside.

II. Lelia Dodson, b. in Tennessee, Aug. 22, 1876; m. May 7, 1896,
John M. Leake of Knoxville, Tenn., where they now (1904) reside.

III. Mack Dodson, b. in St. Paul, Neb., Feb. 15, 1878; d. Jan. 31, 1879,
of scarlet fever.

IV. Iris Dodson, b. in St. Paul, Neb., Jan. 26, 1883.

V. Lois Dodson, b. in St. Paul, Neb., March 31, 1884.

12. Clara Millikan^ (2), fifth daughter of Pleasant* (1), was m. to Dr. G.
W. Gaines of an old and wealthy family, and is now living at Milliken's



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