Willis E. Miller

M, #76, (1879 - 1921)

Last Edited=26 Apr 2008
Willis E. Miller was born in July, 1879 in Illinois. He married Pauline F. DeBacker, daughter of Vital Eugene Louis DeBacker and Hortence DeDonder, in 1902 in St Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. He died in 1921 in St Marys. He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetary, St Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas.1

He was a Pressman / Newspaper Editor in St Marys in 1900. He was editor of the St. Marys Star in St Marys.2 Millers buried in Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetary, St. Marys, Kansas
MILLER, Francis J.     1895 1918
MILLER, Frank Aloysius 7/22/1904 2/16/1989
MILLER, Geoffery     1890 1931
MILLER, George J.     1855 1927
MILLER, Germaine     1/06/1904 4/09/1990
MILLER, M.          1841 1923
MILLER, Mary A.     1859 1931
MILLER, Mary Rose     9/18/1918 6/11/1971
MILLER, Pauline F.     1878 1961
MILLER, Willis E.     1879 1921
MILLER, Willis J.     1909 1970

Millers Who Killed or Wounded in WWI
760 Men Entered the Service from This County in the Late War (WWI) 37 Killed, Wounded and Missing,
Died of Disease
Miller, Francis, St. Marys.

Other Millers...
Wounded in Action
Miller, Eugene, St. Marys.
Miller, Goffrey C., St. Marys.
Miller, Geroge C., St. Marys.
(Source: Onega Herald)

This may be a relative of Willis E. Miller
GEORGE MILLER, M. D., was born in Williamsport, Pa., August 26, 1854. He received his literary education at St. Joseph's Institute, Baltimore; studied medicine in his native city, and in the medical Department of the University of Pennsylvania, graduating with the lass of 1877. He was resident physician of St. Mary's Hospital, Philadelphia, until the fall of 1878, when he moved to Kansas, locating at St. Mary's and has been in active practice since. He is the visiting physician of St. Mary's College, Kansas. He was married April 21, 1881, at St. Mary's to Miss Minnie A. Caplice. They have one child - Frederic, born March 18, 1882.
(from William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas - POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Part 5, St. Marys).
Descendants of Adrianus DeBacker
Descendants of Pierre Haustraete

Children of Willis E. Miller and Pauline F. DeBacker


  1. [S3] Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery Listing (1998, ,.
  2. [S348] PATRONS' REFERENCE DIRECTORY. 1905 Plat Book.
  3. [S1] 1900 Census, St. Marys, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, Washington: National Archives And Records Administration, ED 148 sheet 8 (pg 16).
  4. [S9] 1910 United States Census, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas (Washington: National Archives And Records Administration) ,.