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publisher , business executive

David Aaron Miller, publisher, business executive. Member Evangelical and Reformed Church.; Mason, Odd; Club: Torch.

Background

Miller, David Aaron was born on April 7, 1869 in Gilberts, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Doctor Edward Peter and Flora Anna Miller.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Keystone State College, Kutztown, Pennsylvania, 1891. Bachelor of Arts and A.M., Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1894. Honorary Doctor of Laws conferred by Muhlenberg, 1942, Doctor of Letters by Ursinus College, Collegeville Pennsylvania, 1937.

Career

Began as reporter Allentown Morning Call, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1894, publisher, 1895-1920, retired 1920. Part owner, managing editor Call-Chronicle newspapers, 1934, president, public. Director Merchants National Bank, Allen Mutual Fire Insurance Company President emeritus Phoebe Home for Old Folks.

Past director Family Service. Former member and past president School Board of Allentown, State School Dirs. Association; director Pennsylvania German Society.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor series of letters to Morning Call on world trip, 1933-1934.

Membership

Member Evangelical and Reformed Church. Mason, Odd; Club: Torch.

Connections

Married Blanche A. Berkemeyer, September 25, 1900. Children: Edward L. (deceased), Robert K., Samuel W., Donald P., Paul B., Margaret B. (Mistress John E. Phillips), Julia A. (Mistress C. Ridgely Mering), Mary E. (deceased).

father:
Doctor Edward Peter

mother:
Flora Anna Miller

spouse:
Blanche A. Berkemeyer

child:
Robert K. Miller

child:
Paul B. Miller

child:
Margaret B. Miller (Mistress John E. Phillips)

child:
Samuel W. Miller

child:
Julia A. Miller (Mistress C. Ridgely Mering)

child:
Donald P. Miller

child:
Edward L. Miller (deceased)

child:
Mary E. Miller (deceased)