The name "Milwaukee" comes from an Algonquian word Millioke, meaning "Good", "Beautiful" and "Pleasant Land" (cf.
Potawatomi language minwaking, Ojibwe language ominowakiing) or "Gathering place [by the water]" (cf.
I can practically hear The National flowing through the car speakers of America’s youth on their way down the highway to the most wholesome way to spend a Friday night. We love our cars and going to the movies is the standard fallback plan every weekend.
However, many of these beloved outdoor screens are in constant peril of closing, reopening, and closing again.
It is also part of the larger Milwaukee-Racine-Waukesha combined statistical area, which had an estimated population of 2,026,243 in the 2010 census.
Located at Genealogy Trails, the site lists numerous obituaries of Carroll County persons. Not a comprehensive index of obituaries for Cumberland County. This is not a comprehensive index of obituaries for Decatur County. Located at the Tennessee Roots, the index features an obituary index of deceased Dyer County persons extracted from local Dyer County newspapers for years 1999-2005. The site features an index to obituaries found in the Fayetteville Observer 1895-1919 along with various other obituaries of Lincoln County persons.
Whether you go to the Starlite, Sky Vue Twin, or the pun-tastic Field of Scenes, the drive-in will give you a few hours of uncomplicated, buffering-free entertainment, so why not?
These links will take you to various obituary search engines maintained by Libraries, Universities and other sources. A large index of obituaries from early obituaries posted in local newspapers with the actual obituaries as well. Searchable by first and last name, city, state and obituary year.
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The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore.