Miles, George Frederick

Miles, George Frederick

Male 1881 - 1955  (73 years)

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  • Name Miles, George Frederick 
    Born 17 Jul 1881  Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 13 Jun 1900  222 W 23rd, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 19 Apr 1910  770 St Nicholas Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Passport Application 17 Oct 1919  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 25 Jan 1920  770 St Nicholas Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Emigration 31 Jan 1920  Le Havre, Seine-Maritime Department, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Immigration 12 Feb 1920  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 12 Feb 1920  108 Worth St, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1 Jun 1925  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 21 Apr 1930  1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1935  1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 19 Apr 1940  1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Military Draft Registration 25 Apr 1942  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 25 Apr 1942  1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 10 Feb 1955  1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Died 10 Feb 1955  Bronxville, Westchester County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    Buried Fairmount Cemetery, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I42856  Sackett
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2017 

    Father Miles, George Elmer,   b. 11 Jan 1849, Palmer, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1919, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Niffeneaker, Emma W.,   b. 10 Jan 1853, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1940, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Children
    1. Miles, George Frederick,   b. 17 Jul 1881, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1955, Bronxville, Westchester County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Family ID F15598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sackett, Margaret Reeve,   b. 19 Jul 1880, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1955, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1907  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Miles, George Sackett,   b. 5 Oct 1908, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1978, New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +2. Miles, Sackett Brooks,   b. 11 Oct 1914, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 2002, Venice, Sarasota, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F15597  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1881 - Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 13 Jun 1900 - 222 W 23rd, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Oct 1907 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Miles, George Sackett - 5 Oct 1908 - Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Apr 1910 - 770 St Nicholas Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Miles, Sackett Brooks - 11 Oct 1914 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPassport Application - 17 Oct 1919 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25 Jan 1920 - 770 St Nicholas Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 31 Jan 1920 - Le Havre, Seine-Maritime Department, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 12 Feb 1920 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Feb 1920 - 108 Worth St, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1925 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 21 Apr 1930 - 1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - 1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Apr 1940 - 1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - 25 Apr 1942 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 25 Apr 1942 - 1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Feb 1955 - 1158 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1955 - Bronxville, Westchester County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fairmount Cemetery, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George Frederick Miles (1881-1955)
    George Frederick Miles (1881-1955)
    1919 Passport photo of George Frederick Miles

  • Sources 
    1. [S897] New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 22 Dec 2016.
      New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:24HP-4DF
      Name: George Miles
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 17 Oct 1907
      Event Place: Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
      Event Place (Original): Manhattan, New York
      Gender: Male
      Age: 26
      Marital Status Single
      Race: White
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1881
      Birthplace: Brooklyn
      Father's Name: Geo. Elmer Miles
      Mother's Name: Emma Niefen...
      Spouse's Name: Margaret Sackett
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 27
      Spouse's Marital Status: Single
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1880
      Spouse's Birthplace: Lee, Mass.
      Spouse's Father's Name: Augustine Sackett
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Charlette J. Rice

      Researched by Thurmon King

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 169383459
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=169383459

      George F. Miles
      Birth: 1881
      Death: 1955

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Margaret R. Sackett Miles (1880 - 1955)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Fairmount Cemetery
      Lee
      Berkshire County
      Massachusetts, USA

      Created by: msimonds
      Record added: Sep 05, 2016
      Find A Grave Memorial# 169383459

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S780] United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      Name George Frederick Miles
      Event Type Passport Application
      Event Date 17 Oct 1919
      Event Place New York, United States
      Birth Date 17 Jul 1881
      Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
      Residence 770 Nicholas Ave, New York City, New York
      President of A. Sackett Inc.
      Certificate Number 130117
      Father George Elmer Miles, b. in Palmer, Mass.
      Plans to tour France for up to 4 months


      "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV5B-FBKX : 4 September 2015), George Frederick Miles, 1919; citing Passport Application, New York, United States, source certificate #130117, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 958, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,636,607.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      Name: George Frederick Miles
      SSN: 092052497
      Birth Date: 17 Jul 1881
      Claim Date: 3 Jun 1954
      Type of Claim: Life Claim
      Notes: 03 Jun 1954: Name listed as GEORGE FREDERICK MILES

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      1900 Census; Borough of Manhattan, New York City Ward 9, New York, New York
      SD No. 1; ED No. 196; Sheet No. 19A; 13 June 1900
      Household 436
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSVS-F44
      Miles, George L., Head, W, M, Jan., 1850, 50, M, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Pri Sec'y St P RR.
      Miles, Emma W., Wife, W, F, Jan., 1860, 40, M, 3--3, Delaware, England, France, ---
      Miles, Stella B., Daughter, W, F, July, 1878, 21, S, Brooklyn, Massachusetts, Delaware, At College
      Miles, George F., Son, W, M, July, 1881, 18, S, Brooklyn, Massachusetts, Delaware, At College
      Miles, Elma, Daughter, W, F, Mar., 1883, 17, S, Brooklyn, Massachusetts, Delaware, At College

    6. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 19 Apr 1910.
      1910 Census; Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M5SD-5K8
      SD No. 1. ED No. 620, Sheet No. 4B; 19 April 1910
      22/92
      Miles, George F., Head, M, W, 28, M1, 2, New York, Massachusetts, Delaware, Civil Engineer, Bulding Construction
      Miles, Margaret S., Wife, F, W, 29, M1, 2, 1-1, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Massachusetts, None
      Miles, George S., Son, M, W, 1, S, New York, New York, Massachusetts, None
      Rice, Sara R., Aunt, F, W, 49, S, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, None

      Researched by Thurmon King

    7. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 22 Dec 2016.
      1920 Census; Manhattan Assembly District 21, New York, New York
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJ1J-2Q2
      SD No. 1; ED No. 1443; Sheet No. 14A; 25 January 1920
      37/360
      Miles, George F., Head, M, W, 38, M, New York, Delaware, Massachusetts, President, Textiles
      Miles, Margaret, Wife, F, W, 39, M, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Massachusetts, None
      Miles, George S,, Son, M, W, 11, S, New York, New York, Massachusetts, None
      Miles, Sackett, Son, M, W, 5, S, New York, New York, Massachusetts, None
      Rice, Sarah, Aunt, F, W, 58, S, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, None
      Tuonie, Inepi, Servant, F, W, 26, S, Imm. 1915, Finland, Finland, Finland, Servant, Private family

    8. [S663] New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      Name: George F Miles
      Arrival Date: 12 Feb 1920
      Birth Date: 17 Jul 1881
      Birth Location: New York
      Birth Location Other: Brooklyn, New York
      Age: 38 Years 6 Months
      Gender: Male
      Residence: 108 Worth St, New York City
      Port of Departure: Le Havre on 31 Jan 1920
      Port of Arrival: New York, New York
      Ship Name: Rochambeau

    9. [S1206] New York, State Census, 1925 (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      1925 New York State Census, enumerated 1 Jun1925 in Block No. 2, Precinct 38, Assembly District 1, New York City, New York, United States

      Name Age
      George F Nelles 44
      Margaret S Miles 45
      George S Miles 16
      Suekett B Miles 10

      New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 38; Assembly District: 21; City: New York; County: New York; Page: 9


    10. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 26 Dec 2016.
      1930 Census, enumerated 21 Apr 1930 at 1158 Fifth Ave in Manhattan Borough, New York City, New York County, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      George F Miles Head M 50 New York
      Margaret Miles Wife F 46 New York
      George S Miles Son M 21 New York
      Sackett Miles Son M 14 New York
      Olga Rodrigez Servant F 34 Finland

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X42K-S4W : accessed 27 December 2016), George S Miles in household of George F Miles, Manhattan (Districts 0501-0750), New York, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 535, sheet 25B, line 60, family 476, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1566; FHL microfilm 2,341,301.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      1940 Census, enumerated 19 Apr 1940 at 1158 5th Ave in Manhattan Borough, New York City, New York County, New York, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      George Miles Head M 58 New York
      Margaret Miles Wife F 59 Massachusetts
      Ruth Gwen Servant F 38 Northern Ireland

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQTF-95C : accessed 24 December 2016), George Miles, Assembly District 15, Manhattan, New York City, New York, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 31-1314, sheet 4A, line 19, family 74, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2655.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S102] World War II Draft Registration, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 24 Dec 2016.
      Name: George Frederick Miles
      Age: 61
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 17 Jul 1881
      Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA
      Residence Year: 1942
      Residence: 1158 5th Ave, New York, New York, USA
      Relative: Mrs. George F. Miles, 1158 5th Ave, NYC
      Employer: A. Sackett Inc, 43 Leonard St, NYC

    13. [S62] New York Times, 24 Dec 2016.
      Thanks to esmoore@alum.mit.edu
      GEORGE F. MILES, 73, A TEXTILE BANKER

      George Frederick Miles, retired president of A. Sackett, Inc., a textile financing corporation he had headed since 1914, died yesterday in the Bronxville, N. Y., home of a son, Sackett Brooks Miles, at the age of 73. His home was at 1158 Fifth Avenue.

      Mr. Miles' wife, the former Margaret Reeves, died Monday. Born in Brooklyn, Mr. Miles was the son of George Elmer and Emma Nifenecker Miles. He graduated as a civil engineer from Columbia University.
      He was a member of the Seventh Regiment, New York National Guard, serving at the Mexican border. Mr. Miles was with the Twentieth Engineers of New Yori in the American Expeditionary Force from 1917 to 1919. He was captain in command of the 439th Engineers Separate Battalion, United States Reserves.
      Surviving also are another son, George Sackett Miles of Englewood, N. J., and five grandchildren.
      [He died Feb. 10, 1955]

      The New York Times
      Published: February 11, 1955
      Copyright; The New York Times


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