Max Miller

Birth Name: Max Leonard Miller

Place of Birth: Shaker Heights, Ohio, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 13, 1988

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Max Miller is an American politician. A Republican, he has been a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio, since January 3, 2023.

Max is the son of Barbara and Abraham Miller. His uncle is Middle East analyst, author, and negotiator Aaron David Miller. He is married to Emily Moreno, with whom he has one child.

Max’s paternal grandfather was Sam Miller (Samuel Henry Miller, the son of Abraham “Abe” Miller and Anna Finkelstein). Samuel was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to a Russian Jewish father and a Polish Jewish mother. He was a businessperson and philanthropist, who led the growth of Forest City Material Co., a lumber interest, to real estate Forest City Enterprises. Anna was born in Augustow, Augustów County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, the daughter of Reuven Finkelstein and Rivka Oleachnovitch.

Max’s paternal grandmother was Dr. Ruth Iris Ratner (the daughter of Leonard Ratner and Lillian Bernstein). Leonard was born in Bialystok, Białystok County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland, the son of Moses/Morris Ratner/Ratowczer and Pauline/Pesha Koppelman. Lillian was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of Russian Jewish parents, Harry Bernstein and Dora Goldie Seiner/Sheinberg.

Max’s maternal grandfather was Jason Rowse/Rosenberg (the son of Louis Rosenberg and Jeanette Glicksberg). Jason was born in Ohio. Louis was the son of Jewish emigrants, Adolph Rosenberg, from Hungary, and Lena Better, who was born in Kluknava, Gelnica District, Košice Region, Slovakia. Jeanette was the daughter of Polish Jewish parents, Joseph Glicksberg and Anna Goldsheer.

Max’s maternal grandmother was Nola Ann Sanders (the daughter of Max Sanders/Szendrovics and Bertha Ongar). Nola was born in Ohio, to Jewish emigrant parents. Max was born in Smižany, Spišská Nová Ves District, Košice Region, Slovakia, the son of Elias Szendrovics, from Csircs, Saros, and of Hani Fischmann, from Polanocz, Szepes. Bertha was born in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the daughter of parents from Poland, Samuel/Schmerl Ongar, who was born in Tarnobrzeg, Subcarpathia, and of Sarah Baer.

Sources: Genealogy of Max Miller –

Obituaries of Max’s paternal grandparents, Samuel Henry Miller and Ruth Iris (Ratner) Miller –

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