LENA GERALDSON MILLER, M. D.
Among the physicians on the medical staff of the State Hospital at Napa, Dr. Lena Geraldson Miller has for a number
of years been recognized as one of the most efficient and capable, her record having gained for her general confidence
and esteem, as well as the sincere respect of her professional colleagues. Dr. Miller is a native of Placer county,
California, and is a daughter of Hans and Mary Greer (Sloan) Geraldson. Her father came to the United States from
Australia, and her mother was a native of Pennsylvania, whence she came to California many years ago, their marriage
occurring in Placer county.
Dr. Miller received her elementary education in the public and high schools of Placer county and then attended
the Teachers State Normal College, at San Jose. During the two following terms she taught school and then matriculated
in the Cooper Medical College, in San Francisco, from which she was graduated with the degree of Doctor of Medic
She next served as interne in the Children's Hospital in San Francisco, after which she returned to Placer county
and engaged in the practice of her profession. Soon afterward she was appointed assistant resident physician in
the Fabiola Hospital in Oakland, where her record was so outstanding that she was secured for her present position
as assistant physician in the State Hospital at Napa, where she is still serving, with marked success.
The Doctor became the wife of F. H. Miller, who is now a successful rancher and a highly respected citizen of Napa
county. Dr. Miller is a member of the Napa County Medical Society and the California State Medical Society, and
she is eligible for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution. She enjoys a wide acquaintance and
is well liked by all who have come in contact with her, for added to her professional ability she possesses charming
graces of character which have commended her to the good favor of all with whom she has been associated, either
professionally or socially.
History of Solano County, California
BY: Marguerite Hune
Napa County, California
BY: Harry Lawrence Gunn
The S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.
Napa County, CA
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