Relationship Record 55

Male/Husband}   Miller, Hans Johansen     Family History} Olson
  Female/Wife}   Sokolinski, Helen Relationship Type} Marriage
Marriage: Date} Cir 1920 Place} Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey
Ended:   On Date} Exa 12 Feb 1955
                        By} Death of husband
Source 1}   50 = Family notes
Source 2} 217 = Interview
Source 3} 982 = 1920 USA cen
Source 4} 983 = 1930 USA cen
Source 5} 1344=1940 USA cen
Source 6} 2053=City directory
Source 7} 274 = Newspaper
Source 8} 495 = Letter/Obit
Source 9} 219 = Cemetery record
Source 10}1517=Genealogy
1st Household No.} 411 = Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey
Photographs} None  
Last Updated
        by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated}   8 Aug 2018
Date Created}    1 Jan 1992
Notes:  Hans Johansen Miller and Helen Sokolinski were married about 1920, probably in Perth Amboy, New Jersey.  In the 1920 U.S. census, Hans Miller, 26, and his wife Helen Miller, 29, were living on Ford Avenue in Woodbridge Twp., Ward 2, Middlesex, New Jersey, a suburb of Perth Amboy.  Hans was a chemist for a factory.  Their first son Harold Alexander Miller was born 10 Aug 1923 in Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey..

In the 1930 U.S. census, Hans Miller, 37, his wife Helen Miller, 39, and son Harold, 6, were living on Maxwell Avenue in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.  The Perth Amboy City Directory lists them at this address from 1927 through 1930.  They owned their home with a mortgage.  Hans was a chemist with the vaseline factory.  In 1931 through 1935, the Perth Amboy City Directory lists them at 218 Gordon, Perth Amboy, which is the house Helen lived in as a teenager.

In 1933 their second son John Arthur was born.  The family reports that Helen was a school teacher; Hans was a chemist, and then Superintendent at the Chesebrough Mfg. Co, a vasaline manufacturer.  By 1935 they were living at 159 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy.

In the 1940 U.S.census, Hans J. Miller, 46, and his wife Helen Miller, 48, were living at 159 Kearny Ave,, Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey.  They owned their house with a value of $11,000.  Hans had completed 4 years of high school and was making $3,500. a year as a chemist for the vaseline works.  Helen had completed 4 years of college.  Their children were Harold, 16, who had completed 3 years of high school, and John A., 6, who had completed one year of school.

Hans Johansen Miller, Helen Sokolinski Miller Hans died suddenly after suffering a heart attack on 12 Feb 1955 in Perth Amboy.  Upon his death, he left his wife real estate and $100.  The remainder of his estate was divided between his two sons.  Helen died 27 Feb 1977 in South Perth Amboy.  Both are buried in the Catholic New Calvary Cemetery in Parlin, New Jersey.
Children: Total # of Children} 2 Seq. # of Primary} 1
  1st Child}Miller, Harold Alexander
  2nd Child} Miller, John Arthur
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