Rena Edna Milliken1,2

F, b. 8 June 1909, d. 1 April 1998
     Rena Edna Milliken was born in Russellville, Kentucky, on 8 June 1909, the daughter of
John Wesley and Lizzie G. (Stevenson) Milliken. She had one sister, Ella Louise (Milliken)
Tookie Kemp. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Western Kentucky University and her
Masters degree from George Peabody College and did additional academic work at the Bowling
Green College of Commerce (Bowling Green Business University). She joined the faculty at
Union College in Barbourville, Kentucky, in 1946 and stayed there until her retirement when she
returned to Russellville. She was honored as an outstanding faculty member by the Union
College Alumni Association in 1962.
She was active professionally in the Kentucky Business Association, serving one year as
president of that statewide organization. She received a Ford Foundation Fellowship at Indiana
University and the “Economics in Action” Fellowship at Case Institute of Technology. Milliken
also took part at the local and state level in the American Association of University Women and
the American Association of University Professors. She was an active member of the Daughters
of the American Revolution.
A practicing Methodist, Milliken also played an active role in her local church. She died
on 1 April 1998 at Logan Memorial Hospital in Russellville and is buried in that city’s Maple
Grove Cemetery.1 She was born on 8 June 1909 at Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky.1,2 She was the daughter of John Wesley Milliken and Lizzie G. Stevenson.1 She died on 1 April 1998 at Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky, at age 88.1,2

RENA MILLIKEN, 88, of Russellville, passed away Wednesday, April 1 in the Logan Memorial Hospital. She was the daughter of the late John Wesley and Lizzie Stevenson Milliken.

A member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a former professor at Union College.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Ella Louise Milliken Tookie Kemp.

Graveside services were conducted in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Russellville Friday, April 3 at 11 a.m. with Bro. John Webber officiating.2

She was buried on 3 April 1998 at Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky.2

Citations

  1. [S309] WKU online, online http://www.wku.edu/, Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Milliken, Rena Edna, 1909-1998 (MSS 529)" (2015). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 3797, Accessed: 25 Nov 2015 (http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/3797).
  2. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Rena Edna Milliken, Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Russellville, Logan County,
    Kentucky, USA, Created by: A Jones Girl, Record added: Jul 28, 2011, Memorial# 74084233, Accessed: 25 Nov 2015 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).

Richard Alden Milliken1

M
     Richard Alden Milliken is the son of Robert Hamilton Milliken and Sue Elizabeth Edwards.1,2 He married Marcia Lynelle Miller on 5 July 1975 at Harris County, Texas.3

Citations

  1. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V8DV-KJ1 : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Richard Alden Milliken, 28 Jul 1953; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," index and images, Ancestry.com; citing Texas Department of State Health Services.
  2. [S289] Houston News, online http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/, Archived Obituary: MILLIKEN, Sue E. ; Posted: Monday, August 1, 2005 12:00 am; Updated: 12:12 am, Mon Nov 22, 2010; Accessed: 14 Nov 2014 (http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/archives/milliken-sue-e/…).
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas, Marriages, 1966-2010," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VTRY-H57 : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Richard A Milliken and Marcia L Miller, 05 Jul 1975; citing Harris, Texas, United States, certificate number 078071, Vital Statistics Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin.
  4. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VDQ3-9VY : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Richard Alden Milliken in entry for Kristine Nicole Milliken, 06 Jan 1980; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," index and images, Ancestry.com; citing Texas Department of State Health Services.
  5. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VDVJ-V4L : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Richard Alden Milliken in entry for Linzi Michelle Milliken, 07 Feb 1984; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," index and images, Ancestry.com; citing Texas Department of State Health Services.

Robert Milliken

M, b. 1750, d. circa November 1813
     Robert Milliken was references; From the records of Mary Ellen Dorsey 6/12/2007. He was born in 1750 at Augusta County, Virginia.1 He was the son of Charles Milliken and Ann Harbison. He married Jane Unknown circa 1771. He died circa November 1813.

Children of Robert Milliken and Jane Unknown

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Milliken's of Orange County, NC, Pg. 475.
  2. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.480 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  3. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.481 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."

Robert Campbell Milliken1

M, b. 14 January 1861, d. before 1923
     Robert Campbell Milliken was occupied in several endeavors as an attorney, a salesman and an insurance inspector.2,3,4 He was born on 14 January 1861 at Johnson County, Texas.1 He was the son of Capt. Samuel Ramsey Milliken and Annie Henrietta Campbell.1 He was was involved in a shoot-out with Tom Kennedy over a business dispute. The article stated that Mr. Milliken was shot, but also that he was in jail and Mr. Kennedy was recovering. in July 1888.4 He married Olive Jones on 11 June 1890 at Thorp Springs, Hood County, Texas.5,6 He died before 1923 at Georgia.7

Child of Robert Campbell Milliken and Olive Jones

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.490 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]; R.C. Milliken; Houston, Texas, City Directory, 1903; Publisher: Morrison & Fourmy Directory Co.; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.
  3. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]; Year: 1900; Census Place: Tallapoosa, Haralson, Georgia; Roll: 203; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0060; FHL microfilm: 1240203; Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.
  4. [S62] Portal To Texas Hstory, online http://texashistory.unt.edu/, R.C. Milliken; Citing: Brenham Daily Banner, Brenham, Texas; Vol.: 13; No.: 153; Edition: 1; Page 1; Publisher: Garrett, O.H.P.; Date 3 Jul 1888, Tuesday; Digitized by: Abilene Library Consortium; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.
  5. [S332] GenealogyBank, online http://genealogybank.com/, Fort Worth Gazette (Fort Worth, Texas), Saturday, Jun 14, 1890, Vol: 14, Pg: 10, Column: 6, "Alter and Tomb" section; Accessed: 20 Apr 2020.
  6. [S62] Portal To Texas Hstory, online http://texashistory.unt.edu/, R.C. Milliken; Citing:Fort Worth Weekly Gazette, Fort Worth, Texas; Vol.: 12; No.: 29; Edition: 1; Page 3; Publisher: Garrett, O.H.P.; Date 26 Jun 1890, Tuesday; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.
  7. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]; Robt. C. Milliken; Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1923; Publisher: Antlanta City Directory Company; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.
  8. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Georgia, U.S., Deaths Index, 1914-1940 [database on-line]; May Milliken Hopkins; Original data: "Georgia Deaths, 1914–1927." Index; FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2007. "Georgia Deaths, 1914–1927" and "Georgia Deaths, 1930," images, FamilySearch; Georgia Department of Health and Vital Statistics, Atlanta, Georgia; Accessed: 30 Mar 2022.

Robert Franklin Milliken1

M, b. 18 February 1811, d. 31 December 1889
     Robert Franklin Milliken was born on 18 February 1811 at Simpson County, Kentucky.1 He was the son of Dr. Jesse Milliken and Ann West.1 He married Eliza Thompson Hail, daughter of John Hail and Elizabeth Isabella Wilkins, on 21 October 1839.1 He died on 31 December 1889 at Simpson County, Kentucky, at age 78.1

Children of Robert Franklin Milliken and Eliza Thompson Hail

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.487 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  2. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Fifth Generation, Children of Robert and Eliza T. Hale, Pg.500.

Robert Franklin Milliken1

M, b. circa 1855, d. circa 1855
     Robert Franklin Milliken died circa 1855 at Kentucky.1 He was born circa 1855 at Kentucky.1 He was the son of Robert Franklin Milliken and Eliza Thompson Hail.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Fifth Generation, Children of Robert and Eliza T. Hale, Pg.500.

Robert Hamilton Milliken

M, b. 1836, d. after August 1863
     Robert Hamilton Milliken was born on 11 July 1830 Alternate birth date.1 He was born in 1836 at Calloway, Kentucky. He was the son of Leonard Hugh Milliken and Mary Copeland. He married Sarah Ann Wortham, daughter of Joseph White Wortham and Mourning Hallmark, circa 1858. He died after August 1863 at Dew, Freestone County, Texas.

Children of Robert Hamilton Milliken and Sarah Ann Wortham

Citations

  1. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken."

Robert Hamilton Milliken

M, b. 18 August 1912, d. 6 March 1977
     Robert Hamilton Milliken also went by the name of Bob.1 He was born on 18 August 1912 at Mount Zion, Freestone County, Texas. He was the son of Robert Harris Milliken and Francis Isabelle Ham. He married Sue Elizabeth Edwards, daughter of Roy Edwards and Sudie May Galloway, after 1930. He died on 6 March 1977 at Harris County, Texas, at age 64.2

Children of Robert Hamilton Milliken and Sue Elizabeth Edwards

Citations

  1. [S181] 1940 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K47J-KTW : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Sue E Milliken in household of Bob Milliken, Ward 21, Fort Worth, Justice Precinct 1, Tarrant, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 257-136, sheet 12A, family 284, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 4188, NARA digital publication of T627, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
  2. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, Harris County, TX - Deaths 1977; http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/harris/vitals/deaths/1977/…
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V8H7-WV4 : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Sue Elizabeth Edwards in entry for Vernie Eugenia Milliken, 23 Jul 1945; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," index and images, Ancestry.com; citing Texas Department of State Health Services.
  4. [S289] Houston News, online http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/, Archived Obituary: MILLIKEN, Sue E. ; Posted: Monday, August 1, 2005 12:00 am; Updated: 12:12 am, Mon Nov 22, 2010; Accessed: 14 Nov 2014 (http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/archives/milliken-sue-e/…).
  5. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V8DV-KJ1 : accessed 15 Nov 2014), Richard Alden Milliken, 28 Jul 1953; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," index and images, Ancestry.com; citing Texas Department of State Health Services.

Robert Harris Milliken

M, b. 18 July 1863, d. 27 November 1947
Robert Harris Milliken (Provided by Vera Lee Milliken Hunter)
     Robert Harris Milliken was born on 18 July 1863 at Houston County, Texas. He was the son of Robert Hamilton Milliken and Sarah Ann Wortham. He married Francis Isabelle Ham, daughter of Henry Russell Ham and Alcy Emmaline Reese, on 13 December 1885 at Dew, Freestone County, Texas; (alt. date 18 Dec. 1885.)1 He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Freestone County, Texas; the Milliken family.2 He died on 27 November 1947 at Handley, Tarrant County, Texas, at age 84. He was buried after 27 November 1947 at Freestone County, Texas.3

Children of Robert Harris Milliken and Francis Isabelle Ham

Citations

  1. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Freestone County Vital Records", Freestone County Marriages, http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/freestone/vitals/marriages/…
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, 1900 U.S. census, Freestone County, Texas, Schedule No. 1 Population, Precinct No. 5 Enumeration district 41, sheet 1A, dwelling 11, family 12, Robert H. Milliken family; digital image, FamilySearch.org (http://familysearch.org : accessed 17 July 2008); citing Genealogical Society of Utah film 1241636, image 802.
  3. [S8] Unknown short title, online unknown url.

Robert Milliken Jr.1

M, b. circa 1795, d. 26 November 1857
     Robert Milliken Jr. was born circa 1795 at Orange County, North Carolina.1,2 He was the son of Robert Milliken and Jane Unknown.1 He married Christean Turner, daughter of James Turner and Mary Patton, on 5 May 1809 at Orange County, North Carolina.1,2,3 He and Christean Turner lived after 1820 at Lewis County, Tennessee; was probably Lawrence County at the time.2 He died on 26 November 1857 at Lawrence County, Tennessee.2,4

Children of Robert Milliken Jr. and Christean Turner

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.481 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  2. [S102] Lewis County Historical Society, Lewis County, Tennessee, Pg. 170.
  3. [S171] Compiler unknown, Marriages of Orange County NC, Millican, Robert & Christean Turner, 5 May 1809; James Milliken, bm, Pg. 209, accessed via Google Books 1 Apr 2012.
  4. [S103] TNGenWeb Lewis County, online http://www.tngenweb.org/lewis/, Bible of James Turner Milliken, Transcribed by: Cheryl Zelek, 26 Apr 2000, Accessed: 11 Oct 2013 (http://www.tngenweb.org/lewis/pollock_milliken_bible.htm).