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Laura Edith MILLER

Female 1917 - 2010  (92 years)


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  • Name Laura Edith MILLER 
    Born 9 Nov 1917  Ballinger, Runnels, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Apr 2010 
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Ballinger, Runnels, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13600  von Rosenberg Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2018 

    Father Quincy Victor MILLER,   b. 16 Dec 1890, Ballinger, Runnels, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1954, Ballinger, Runnels, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Julia Lena VON ROSENBERG,   b. 19 Jan 1896, La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1996, Runnels County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1916  La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Jacob WINGO,   b. 17 Jul 1918, Ladonia, Fannin, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1993, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1940  Ballinger, Runnels, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F9480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Laura graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Texas where she was a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She studied foreign languages there and at the University of Michigan where her husband Bill was working on his Ph.D. She taught school at Water Valley in Galveston and again in the Jefferson County, Alabama, schools after her children had grown. She earned the title of Life Master in the American Contract Bridge League. She worked as a sectional director for 18 years, receiving credit for original progressions for individual player tournaments. After Bill’s death, she moved to Dallas, Texas, to be close to her family and where she has done some Spanish coaching, bridge playing, and traveling. She is a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Runnels County, Texas, ED 214, p. 1A, line 29.