Photo taken around 1900.
George Washington Mills
Born on Dec. 19, 1866 in Graham County, North
Died on Oct. 11, 1933 in Monroe
Son of Henry Jones & Susan Jane Brawner Mills.
Married on April 7, 1898 in Monroe County, Tennessee
Ella Burris Mills
Born on May 14, 1873 in Monroe
Died on April 16, 1950 in Monroe
Daughter of William Jefferson & Lucinda Divine Burris.
Both George and Ella are buried in
Monroe County, Tennessee.
George & Ella had four children:
Mary Lucinda Mills Coleman Reed, Nelle Lee Mills Sharpe,
Minnie Grace Mills Gamble, & Aaron Holmes "Big A" Mills.
After George and Ella married, they
moved from Monroe County to
Sunset, Washington and back about three
times before they settled
in Monroe County. Their daughters Mary, Nelle,
and Minnie, were all
born in Sunset, WA. Their son Aaron was born in Monroe County, Tennessee.
Great Grandson of George Washington & Ella Burris
& Grandson of Aaron Holmes "Big A" Mills.