Delvee Family Association
The Descendants of Peter and Lucy (Town) Delva meeting together since 1886
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]
Kenneth Leonidas Miller

Kenneth Leonidas Miller

Male 1918 - 1998  (80 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Kenneth Leonidas Miller 
    Born 8 Aug 1918  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • His obituary gives his birth as 7 August 1918, the SSDI gives 8 August 1918, and the Social Security Application gives 18 August 1918. His birth record reads 8 August 1918, and this is the date we are using.
    Birth Record of Kenneth L. Miller
    Birth Record of Kenneth L. Miller
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1930  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1940  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1994  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1998  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History According to his obituary: "A well-known auctioneer, owning Ken Miller and Son Auctioneers, he ran auctions and flea markets for many years beginning in 1949. He was previously employed by Central Vermont Railroad, O'Neil Paper Company, Greenfield Tap and Die Corporation, Millers Falls Tool Company and The Northfield Seminary. He served the town of Northfield as road commissioner for 10 years. He was a member of Harmony Lodge of Masons in Northfield, Ducks Unlimited, he played softball for the Finnegans and Mulligans, a team of the Northfield Seminary. He had served as a coach for the Northfield Little League and umpired baseball games. He and his son, Kenny, owned and raced harness race horses. He did volunteer auctioning and was an avid Red Sox fan. He had served as a member of the parish committee and trustee of the First Parish Unitarian Church of Northfield."  [1
    SSN 706-05-7184  [2, 3
    Died 29 Sep 1998  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    Agency: Franklin County Medical Center 
    Buried 3 Oct 1998  Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Gravestone of Kenneth and Velma (Shearer) Miller
    Gravestone of Kenneth and Velma (Shearer) Miller
    Person ID I531  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2016 

    Father Leon Clark Miller,   b. 30 Nov 1882, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1950, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Lula Mossie Hale,   b. 26 Oct 1881, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1966, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 5 Sep 1908  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    Marriage Record of Lula Hale Doolittle and  	Leon C Miller
    Marriage Record of Lula Hale Doolittle and Leon C Miller
    Family ID F250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Velma Irene Shearer,   b. 17 May 1922, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 2006, Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 04 Oct 1940  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 14
    Agency: Northfield Farms 
    Children 
     1. Kenneth Leonidas Miller, Jr.,   d. 1995  [Birth]
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Aug 1918 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1920 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1930 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1940 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Agency: Northfield Farms - 04 Oct 1940 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1994 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1998 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Franklin County Medical Center - 29 Sep 1998 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Oct 1998 - Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S118] Obituary of M. L. Miller, (Athol Daily News, Athol, Massachsetts, 1 October 1998).

    2. [S911] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc).

    3. [S83] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    4. [S805] Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Health Services, Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    5. [S800] Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Birth Record of Kenneth L. Miller

    6. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 67557842

    7. [S499] 1920 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Northfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_698; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 123; Image: 295

    8. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Northfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: 904; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0030; Image: 828.0; FHL microfilm: 2340639

    9. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Northfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1592; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 6-47

    10. [S1057] Obituary of Ione L. Rowe, (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Daily News, 18 July 1994).

    11. [S350] Walker, Ethel. Email: 2001-11-08 "Leon Miller Family", (E-mail message from ewalker (at) loews.com, 8 November 2001).

    12. [S827] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Marriage Record of Lula Hale Doolittle and Leon C Miller

    13. [S800] Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Lula Hale Doolittle and Leon C Miller

    14. [S1102] Obtuary of Velma Miller, (Brattleboro, Vermont: "Brattleboro Reformer", 23 March 2006).