John Rowe Milliken1

M, b. 13 October 1931, d. 4 June 2016
     John Rowe Milliken was born on 13 October 1931 at Union County, North Carolina.1,2 He was the son of Jesse Fearington Milliken and Juanita Alexander.1 He married Eloise Broadwell circa 1961 at North Carolina.2 He died on 4 June 2016 at North Carolina at age 84.2

John R. Milliken

John Rowe Milliken, 84, passed away peacefully on June 4th, 2016. Born October 13, 1931 to Jesse F. and Juanita Alexander Milliken, John grew up on Main St. in Monroe and graduated from Monroe High School. He went on to earn degrees from UNC Chapel Hill and The George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. Prior to law school, John served in the US Army during the Korean War. John practiced law in Monroe, serving as the city attorney for over 40 years. He was appointed as one of the original members of the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the North Carolina State Bar and also presided over the State Bar for a term. John was a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church of Monroe where he served in many positions, eventually earning the distinction of Elder Emeritus. He enjoyed many years in the church choir and there he met his wife, Eloise Broadwell. They were married for fifty-five years. John also enjoyed many years of service to his community, active in civic clubs and charity events. He was named Monroe Jaycee's Young Man of the Year in 1966 and received an appointment of college trustee for the Charlotte Community College System (CPPC) in 1967. His service continued for many years ending with serving as a volunteer for the Heritage Room in the Union County Courthouse where he had presided as a judge many years earlier. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse F. Milliken, his sister, Martha M. Benton and beloved aunts Ollie, Elizabeth and Harriett Alexander preceded him in Death. Survivors include his wife, Eloise B. Milliken, his daughter, Lee Hutchinson and husband, Dave, his son, Jesse Milliken and wife, Denise, five grandchildren: Nick, Jake and Evan Hutchinson, Lexy and Ashley Milliken. Memorial services to celebrate John's life will be 2:00 P. M. Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church of Monroe, with his Pastor Jason Haas officiating, the family will receive friends following the service in the Church Fellowship Hall. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to First Presbyterian Church, 302 E. Windsor Street, Monroe N.C. 28112, Online condolences may be sent to www.mcewenmonroechapel.com. McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service of Monroe is honored to serve the family of Mr. Milliken.2

Citations

  1. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VC95-D8G : 8 December 2014), Jesse Milliken in entry for Jno R Milliken, 1931; from "North Carolina, Birth and Death Indexes, 1800-2000," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing vol. 16, p. 597, Union, North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh.
  2. [S332] GenealogyBank, online http://genealogybank.com/, "Charlotte Observer, The", North Carolina, GenealogyBank.com (https://genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/… : accessed 7 October 2017), John R. Milliken.
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KYPK-FDN : 23 May 2014), Lee Milliken Hutchinson, Residence, Matthews, North Carolina, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
  4. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHBR-2C5 : 8 December 2014), John Rowe Milliken in entry for Jesse Fearrington Milliken, 1964; from "North Carolina, Birth and Death Indexes, 1800-2000," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing vol. 80, p. 332, Union, North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh.

Honorable John Rowe Milliken1,2

M, b. 9 May 1849, d. 6 November 1928
     Honorable John Rowe Milliken was born on 9 May 1849 at Chatham County, North Carolina.1 He was the son of Jesse Milliken and Mahala H. Rowe.1 He married Annie B. Fearrington on 3 May 1887.1 He died on 6 November 1928 at North Carolina at age 79.2 He was buried after 6 November 1928 at Sanford, Lee County, North Carolina.2

Children of Honorable John Rowe Milliken and Annie B. Fearrington

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.497 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  2. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, John Rowe Milliken, Burial: Buffalo Cemetery, Sanford, Lee County, North Carolina, USA, Plot: Section C, Created by: P. Bible, Record added: Jan 06, 2009 , Memorial# 32670954, Accessed: 17 Aug 2014 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).

John S. Milliken1

M, b. after 1853, d. 31 October 1857
     John S. Milliken was born after 1853 at McCracken County, Kentucky.2 He was the son of Martin Harbison Milliken and Elizabeth Angeline Gholson.1 He died on 31 October 1857.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken."
  2. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.502 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."

John T.B. Milliken1

M, b. circa 1877
     John T.B. Milliken was born circa 1877 at Tennessee.1 He was the son of John Beard Milliken and Annie E. Grizzard.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1880 US Census, Cheatham County, TN, Dist. 14, ED 29, Pg 45, accessed 26 Feb 2012.

John Thomas Milliken1

M, b. 5 November 1852, d. 31 January 1919
     John Thomas Milliken was born on 5 November 1852 at Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky.1,2 He was the son of John Milliken and Harriet Louisa Hord.1 He married May Patrick, daughter of Henry Duff Patrick and Emily T. Swilley, circa 1897 at USA.3 He died on 31 January 1919 at St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, at age 66.

Children of John Thomas Milliken and May Patrick

Citations

  1. [S78] Fold3.com, online http://www.fold3.com, 1860 US Census of District 2, Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky, pg 117.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Kentucky Birth Records 1852-1910, John Thomas Milliken.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1910 US Census, St. Louis, Missouri, Ward 28, pg 14A.

John Thomas Milliken Jr.1

M
     John Thomas Milliken Jr. is the son of John Thomas Milliken and May Patrick.1 He married Mildred Unknown circa 1929 at USA.2

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1910 US Census, St. Louis, Missouri, Ward 28, pg 14A.
  2. [S78] Fold3.com, online http://www.fold3.com, 1930 US Census, St. Louis, Missouri, Ward 23, pg 10A.

John Wesley Milliken1

M, b. 29 December 1859, d. 15 October 1943
     John Wesley Milliken was born on 29 December 1859 at Logan County, Kentucky.1 He was the son of L. Hiram Milliken and Irene E.R. Hite.1 He married Lizzie G. Stevenson on 19 August 1906 at Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky.2 He died on 15 October 1943 at Logan County, Kentucky, at age 83.1

Children of John Wesley Milliken and Lizzie G. Stevenson

Citations

  1. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, John W. Milliken, Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Russellville, Logan County,
    Kentucky, USA, Created by: Betty Wakeland, Record added: Jun 12, 2013, Memorial# 112178609, Accessed: 25 Nov 2015 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW1T-S8J : accessed 25 November 2015), John W. Millikin and Lizzie G. Stevenson, 19 Aug 1906; citing Russellville, Logan, Kentucky, reference it 5 p 410; FHL microfilm 2,134,965.
  3. [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).
  4. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Ella Louise Milliken Kemp, Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Russellville, Logan County,
    Kentucky, USA, Created by: A Jones Girl, Record added: Sep 23, 2011, Memorial# 76955936, Accessed: 25 Nov 2015 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).

Jonah John Milliken1

M
     Jonah John Milliken is the son of Madison John Milliken and Danielle Schumer.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Facebook, online www.facebook.com, Danielle Milliken's timeline page, Accessed: 30 Sep 2017(https://www.facebook.com/damilliken).

Joseph Milliken1,2

M, b. circa 1917, d. circa 1918
     Joseph Milliken also went by the name of Joe.1 He was born circa 1917.1 He was the son of Floyd Neely Milliken and Martha Polk Gilbert.1 He died circa 1918.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Simpson County Historical Society, Simpson County Families, "Milliken-Leaton", Pg. 377.
  2. [S153] Simpson County Historical Society, Simpson County Families, "Milliken-Neely", Pg. 378.

Joseph C. Milliken1

M, b. 6 December 1883
     Joseph C. Milliken was born on 6 December 1883 at USA.1 He was the son of Amos Kendall Milliken and Josephine Mitchiner.1 He married Katherine Wright on 8 August 1905.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Children of Amos K. and Josephine Mitchiner, "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina", Pg. 509-510.