Nancy Louise Milliken1

F, b. 22 March 1884
     Nancy Louise Milliken was born on 22 March 1884 at Lewisville, Denton County, Texas.1 She was the daughter of Martin Horace Milliken and Nancy B. Young.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.502 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."

Nannie M. Milliken1

F, b. 2 November 1862, d. 18 November 1924
     Nannie M. Milliken was born on 2 November 1862 at Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Capt. Samuel Ramsey Milliken and Annie Henrietta Campbell.1 She married Sydney B. Lancaster circa 1880 at Texas.3,2 She died on 18 November 1924 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, at age 62. She was buried on 20 November 1924 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.

Children of Nannie M. Milliken and Sydney B. Lancaster

Citations

  1. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken", Person ID #288.
  2. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.490 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."
  3. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken."
  4. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken", Person ID # 466.

Narcissa Milliken1

F, b. after 1812
     Narcissa Milliken was born after 1812 at Simpson County, Kentucky.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Jesse Milliken and Ann West.1 She married John Brewer after 1830.1

Children of Narcissa Milliken and John Brewer

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, Pg.487 "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina."

Narcissa Frances Milliken1

F, b. circa 1845
     Narcissa Frances Milliken was born circa 1845 at Kentucky.2 She was the daughter 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.
  2. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, Census Place: Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky; Roll: 551; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 0077; FHL microfilm: 1240551, Ancestry.com, Accessed: 12 Nov 2013.

Nathan Milliken

M
     Nathan Milliken is the son of Alfred Hill Milliken and Laura Louise Grizzard.

Nelda Jean Milliken1

F, b. 30 September 1925, d. 16 July 2017
     Nelda Jean Milliken was born on 30 September 1925 at Lovelady, Houston County, Texas.2 She was the daughter of Arthur Benjamin Milliken and Callie Hortense McCullar.1 She was educated between 1941 and 1945 at Abilene, Taylor County, Texas.3 She graduated in 1945 at Abilene, Taylor County, Texas; with a B.A. in Music.3 She married Byron Thomas Stewart, son of Thomas Alonga Stewart and Berthal A. Patterson, on 6 August 1949.4,5,2 She died on 16 July 2017 at Round Rock, Williamson County, Texas, at age 91.2

STEWART, Nelda Jean Milliken Nelda Jean Milliken Stewart died peacefully on July 16, 2017 in Round Rock TX. She was born September 30, 1925 in Lovelady, TX to Arthur Benjamin Milliken and Callie Hortense McCullar Milliken. Nelda grew up in Lovelady, graduating from Lovelady High School in 1942 and |Abilene Christian University in 1945.

She taught school in Lovelady, Corpus Christi, and Dallas and also taught private piano lessons. Nelda was a Christian woman and a life-long member of the Church of Christ. Her life was an example of love, generosity, and service to others.

She met Byron Thomas Stewart in Corpus Christi in 1948 and they married on August 6, 1949. They moved to Dallas where they lived for the next 25 years. In 1975, Byron's job took them to Longview, TX where they lived for over 35 years. During this time they were members of the Alpine Church of Christ.

When Nelda became unable to care for herself, she moved to The Cottages at Chandler Creek in Round Rock, TX. We are grateful to the staff there, all of whom showed unfailing diligence in caring for and loving her.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, and sister, Caroline Faye Milliken. She is survived by her children David Arthur Stewart and wife Barbara of Burnet, TX; Mark Thomas Stewart and wife Suzanne of Austin, TX; Nelda Carolyn Lawrence and husband James of Tulsa, OK. Also surviving are grandchildren Eric Martin Alvarez of Davie, FL; Daniel Thomas Stewart and wife Eileen of Austin, TX; Gregory Edward Stewart and wife Anna of Murfreesboro, TN; David Jennings Stewart and wife Liz of Atascocita, TX; Adrienne Lawrence McKinney and husband Chris of Tulsa, OK; Austin Paul Lawrence and wife Katherine of Abilene, TX; Alec Stewart Lawrence and wife of Catie of Tulsa, OK. Also surviving her are 14 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Abilene Christian University Library or the charity of your choice.

"Well done thou good and faithful servant.."

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at the Mausoleum of Rosewood Park in Longview, Texas beginning at 10 AM. The family will receive friends and loved ones for a time of visitation from 9 AM to 10 AM at the Mausoleum.

A memorial guestbook may be signed at www.Raderfh.com

Copyright (c) 2017 Austin American-Statesman.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Descendants of Charles Milliken."
  2. [S335] NewsLibrary.com, online http://nl.newsbank.com, Nelda STEWART, Obituary, Austin American-Statesman (TX), July 18, 2017, Edition: Final, Section: METR, Page: B4, Accessed: 20 Aug, 2017, Record Number: 183199.
  3. [S62] Portal To Texas Hstory, online http://texashistory.unt.edu/
  4. [S6] Houston County Courier, online http://houstoncountycourier.com/
  5. [S136] Longview News-Journal.com, online http://www.news-journal.com/, Obituary of Byron Thomas Stewart, published 8 May 2009 (http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/news-journal/obituary.aspx).

Nora Lee Milliken1

F, b. 30 January 1875, d. 11 May 1902
     Nora Lee Milliken was born on 30 January 1875 at USA.1 She was the daughter of Amos Kendall Milliken and Josephine Mitchiner.1 She married Rivers Henderson Buford on 12 May 1901 at USA.1 She died on 11 May 1902 at USA at age 27.1

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.

Nora Lucretia Milliken Jan 1890

F, b. 9 January 1890, d. 23 February 1986
     Nora Lucretia Milliken Jan 1890 was born on 9 January 1890 at Texas. She was the daughter of George Benjamin Milliken and Sarah Lucretia Haddox. She married Earnest Knox on 7 December 1913 at Houston County, Texas. She died on 23 February 1986 at Houston County, Texas, at age 96. She was buried on 24 February 1986 at Lovelady, Houston County, Texas.

Children of Nora Lucretia Milliken Jan 1890 and Earnest Knox

Oscar Amos Milliken1

M, b. circa 1866
     Oscar Amos Milliken was born circa 1866 at Henry County, Tennessee.1 He was the son of William M. Milliken and Gilley A. Hartsfield.1 He married Sarna Fletcher after 1880 at USA.1

Children of Oscar Amos Milliken and Sarna Fletcher

Citations

  1. [S86] Rev. Gideon Tibbitts Ridlon Sr., History of the Families Millingas, William M. Milliken, Oscar Amos Milliken "Millikens of Orange Co., No. Carolina", Pg. 495-496.

Pattilyn Joy Milliken1

F
     Pattilyn Joy Milliken is the daughter of Walter Corbett Milliken and Shirley Jean Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V63Z-9FV : 1 January 2015), Shirley Jean Knight in entry for Pattilyn Joy Milliken, 22 Apr 1954; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing Texas Department of State Health Services.