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Miller family of Wilmington, Delaware

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  Charles Robert Miller (1857-1927) — also known as Charles Miller — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in West Chester, Chester County, Pa., September 30, 1857. Republican. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 1st District, 1911-12; Governor of Delaware, 1913-17. Episcopalian. Died in Berlin, Camden County, N.J., September 18, 1927 (age 69 years, 353 days). Interment at Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Father of Thomas Woodnutt Miller (1886-1973); grandfather of Clement Woodnutt Miller.
  Political family: Miller family of Wilmington, Delaware.
  See also National Governors Association biography — Wikipedia article
  Thomas Woodnutt Miller (1886-1973) — also known as Thomas W. Miller — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., June 26, 1886. Republican. Secretary of state of Delaware, 1913-15; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1915-17; defeated, 1916; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Delta Phi. Died in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., May 5, 1973 (age 86 years, 313 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Robert Miller and Abigail Morgan (Woodnutt) Miller; married, October 4, 1913, to Katharine M. Tallman; uncle of Clement Woodnutt Miller (1916-1962).
  Political family: Miller family of Wilmington, Delaware.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clement Woodnutt Miller (1916-1962) — of California. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., October 28, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1959-62; defeated, 1956; died in office 1962. Died in the crash of a twin-engine private plane, near Eureka, Humboldt County, Calif., October 7, 1962 (age 45 years, 344 days). Interment at Point Reyes National Seashore Park, Point Reyes, Calif.
  Relatives: Nephew of Thomas Woodnutt Miller; grandson of Charles Robert Miller (1857-1927).
  Political family: Miller family of Wilmington, Delaware.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
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