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First Generation

1.  Jacob Miller, son of Johannes Miller and _________,
was born in 1730 in Durlach, Baden, Germany. 
He died on 2 Jun 1808 in Lincoln County, North Carolina at age 78.

Jacob married Anna Marie Pabst, daughter of Johannes Heinrich Pabst and Gertrud Kieffer,
on 25 Nov 1758 at Moselem Lutheran Church in Windsor Township, Berks County,
Pennsylvania.  Anna was born in 1735 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. 
She died on 11 May 1817 in Lincoln County, North
Carolina at age 82.

Children from this marriage were:

        2     F     i.  Anna Miller was born in 1760 in Berks County, Pennsylvania. She died in 1812 in Washington
   County, Kentucky at age 52.
   
   Anna married Phillip Burns in 1799.
   
        3    M    ii.  Henry Miller was born in 1763 in Windsor Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania.  He died in
   1815 in Kentucky at age 52.
   
   Henry married Sarah Wilfong in 1783.
   
        4    M   iii.  Johannes Georg Miller was born on 28 Aug 1765 in Windsor Township, Berks County,
   Pennsylvania.
   
        5    F    iv.  Maria Anna Magdalena Miller was born on 26 Jan 1767 in Windsor Township, Berks County,
   Pennsylvania.  She died in 1821 in Washington County, Indiana at age 54.
   
   Maria married Conrad Hawn in 1790.
   
     6    M     v.  
 
Phillip Miller was born about 1770 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He died in Jan 1823 in
   Lincoln County, North Carolina about age 53.
   
         7    M    vi.

 Jacob Miller Jr. was born in 1778.  He died on 31 Aug 1818 in Washington County, Kentucky

   at age 40.



Second Generation

6. Phillip Miller was born about 1770 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He
died in Jan 1823 in Lincoln County, North Carolina about age 53.

Phillip married Margaret Helderman, daughter of Nicholas Helderman and
Christina ________ , in 1792 in North Carolina.  Margaret was born in 1770.  She died
after 1840 in Catawba County, North Carolina.

Children from this marriage were:

   8      F     i.    
 Mary Margaret Miller was born about 1793 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  She died after
     1880 in Burke County, North Carolina.  She was buried at Bollinger Chapel Cemetery in 
     Burke County, North Carolina.
     
     Mary married John D. Wilfong Whitener, son of Daniel Whitener and Mary Wilfong, in 1817. 
     John was born in 1784 in North Carolina.  He died in 1855 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia
     at age 71.
     
        9      M    ii.    Caleb Miller was born on 1 Jan 1795 in Catawba County, North Carolina.  He died on
     24 Jun 1876 in Lincoln County, North Carolina at age 81.  He was buried at Daniel's
     Lutheran And Reformed Church in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
     
     Caleb married Rachel Whitener, daughter of Daniel Whitener and Mary  Wilfong, on
     24 Apr 1819 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  Their marriage ended in divorce.  Rachel
     was born about 1800 in North Carolina.  She died after 1880 Cherokee County, North
     Carolina.
     
     Caleb next married Sarah Shuford on 22 Dec 1822 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  Sarah
     was born on 30 Dec 1799.  She died on 12 May 1891 in Lincoln County, North Carolina at
     age 91.  She was buried at  Methodist Church Cemetery in Lincolnton, North Carolina.
     
       10     M   iii.    Phillip Miller Jr. was born in 1797.  He died after 1860.  He was buried at Old Wittenburg
     Cemetery in  Alexander County, North Carolina.
     
     Phillip married Catherine Eckerd.  Catherine was born about 1801.
     
       11    M    iv.    Moses Miller was born in 1800.  He died in Dec 1844 in Caldwell County, North Carolina at
     age 44.
     
     Moses married Elizabeth Eckerd on 3 Mar 1825.  Elizabeth was born about 1804.  She died
     after 1860 in Alexander County, North Carolina.
     
       12    F      v.    Elizabeth Miller was born on 23 Jan 1804.  She died in 12 Sep _____ , and was buried at
     St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
     
     Elizabeth married Elias Lutz on 10 Oct 1830.  Elias was born on 14 Jun 1798.  He died on
     24 Nov 1864 at age 66. He was buried at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Lincoln County,
     North Carolina.
     
   13    M    vi.    
 Jacob Miller was born in 1804 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He died Jan or Feb 1897
     in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County,
     Georgia.
     
       14    M   vii.    John Miller was born on 14 Oct 1807.  He died on 28 Mar 1847 in Lincoln County, North
     Carolina at age 39.  He was buried at Daniel's Lutheran And Reformed Church in Lincoln 
     County, North Carolina.
     
     John married Eliza Coulter in Sep 1835.
     
        15    M  viii.    Absolom Miller was born on 5 Nov 1809 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He died on
     11 Aug 1891 in Lincoln County, North Carolina at age 81.  He was buried at St. Paul's
     Lutheran Church in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
     
     Absolom married Mary Whitener, daughter of John D. Wilfong Whitener and Magdalena
     Mull, on 24 Oct 1826.  Mary was born in 1806 in North Carolina.  She died on 22 Aug 1861
     in Lincoln County, North Carolina at age 55.  She was buried at Weidner - Robinson
     Cemetery in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
     
     Absolom next married Mary Norton on 18 Sep 1862 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. 
     Mary was born in 1825.   She died on 12 Jan 1870 at age 45. The cause of her death was
     Dropsy.
     
     Absolom next married Ann A. Coulter on 15 Sep 1870 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. 
     The marriage ended in separation.  Ann was born on 8 Jan 1825.  She died on 6 Jun 1886
     at age 61.
     
       16    F    ix.    Margaret Miller was born on 9 Aug 1811.  She died on 10 Feb 1889 at age 77.  She was
     buried at Zion Lutheran Church in Catawba County, North Carolina.
     
     Margaret married John Hawn on 5 Mar 1833. John was born on 28 Sep 1806.  He died on
     17 Apr 1848 at age 41.  He was buried at Zion Lutheran Church in Catawba County,
     North Carolina.
     
       17    F     x.    Sarah Miller was born on 3 May 1813.  She died on 30 Nov 1895 at age 82.  She was
     buried at Daniel's Lutheran and Reformed Church in Lincoln County, North Carolina.

 

 



Third Generation

13. Jacob Miller was born in 1804 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. He died Jan or Feb 1897
 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery
 in Gilmer County, Georgia.

Jacob married Polly Whitener, daughter of John D. Wilfong Whitener and
Magdalena Mull, on 11 May 1830 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Polly was born about 1812
in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  She died after Jun 1880 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
Georgia.  She was buried after Jun 1880 at Buckhorn Cemetery
in Gilmer County, Georgia.


Children from this marriage were:

       26    F      i.  Saloma Malinda Miller.
   
       27    M    ii.  Henry Elkana Miller was born abt 1831 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  Henry Elkana
   died of disease on 31 Mar 1862 in Richmond, Virginia while serving in the Civil War.  He
   was buried in a Confederate Cemetery in Virginia.
   
   Henry married Sarah C. Abernethy abt. 1853 in North Carolina.  Sarah was born abt. 1836
   in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  She died abt. 1862 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
   She is buried at Zion Lutheran Church in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
   
       28    F    iii.  Christina Mahala Miller was born in 1833 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
   
       29    F    iv.  Elizabeth Susannah Miller was born 1836 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  She died 1909
   in Gilmer County, Georgia.  She is buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
       30    M    v.  Ephraim Daniel Miller was born on 29 Feb 1836 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He died 
   on 17 Feb 1908 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 71.  He was buried at The Ellijay
   Depot Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Daniel married Sarah Rebecca Long on 29 Jul 1860 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.
   She was born abt 1839.  She died after 1910.
   
   31    M    vi.
 James Crawford Miller was born on 14 Aug 1838 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.  He
   died on 5 Jun 1921 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 82.  He was buried 
   at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer  County, Georgia.
   
        32    M   vii.  Peter M. Miller was born in Feb 1844.  He died in 1918 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
   Georgia about age 74.  He was buried at Underwood Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Peter married Millie Jenkins on 23 Jun 1861 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia. Millie was
   buried at Underwood Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Peter next married Harriet L. Watkins on 18 Aug 1897 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia. 
   Harriet was born in 1878.  She died in 1957 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 79. 
   She was buried at Underwood Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
        33    M  viii.  Jesse Robert Miller was born in Feb 1844.  He died in 26 Oct 1918 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, 
   Georgia about age 74.  He was buried at Underwood Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Jesse married Mary Ann Boatner.  Mary was born in Apr 1841.   She died on 22 Jul 1928 in
   Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 87.  She was buried at Underwood Cemetery in
   Gilmer County, Georgia.



Fourth Generation

31. James Crawford Miller was born on 14 Aug 1838 in Lincoln County, North
Carolina.  He died on 5 Jun 1921 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age
82.  He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County,
Georgia.

James Crawford married Elmina Searcy, daughter of Hiram Searcy and Anna Debord, on 
11 Sep 1860 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  Elmina was born on 18 Oct 1838
 in North Carolina.  She died on 21 Aug 1893 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
Georgia at age 54.  She was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in
Gilmer County, Georgia.
 

James Crawford next married Elizabeth Jane Hulsey-McGuire on 20 Mar 1895 in
Gilmer County, Georgia.  Elizabeth was born 4 Dec 1851.  She died 29 Mar 1905.
 
She was the widow of William McGuire.

Children from this marriage were:

        34    F     i.  Frances Lidora Miller was born in Jun 1862 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died after
   1902 in Magdalena, Socorro County, New Mexico.
   
   Dora married Enoch Wesley Watkins on 21 Jan 1884 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  Enoch was
   born in Feb 1865 in  Georgia.  He died after 1920.
   
        35    M    ii.  Wesley Jones Miller was born in Jun 1865.  He died in 17 Apr 1946 at age 81.  He was buried at
   Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Wesley married Margaret Elizabeth Holt on 22 Dec 1892 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  Margaret
   was born in Sep 1872.  She died in 22 Jan 1960 at age 88.  She was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in
   Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
     36    M   iii.
 William Osborn Miller was born on 25 Aug 1868 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died
   on 4 May 1953 in  Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 84.  He was buried at Buckhorn 
   Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

 



Fifth Generation

36. William Osborn Miller was born on 25 Aug 1868 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
Georgia.  He died on 4 May 1953 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age
84.  He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County,
Georgia.

William married Frances Rosetta Allen, daughter of William R. Allen and
Dorcas Berry, on 5 Jan 1893 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  Frances was born on
5 Feb 1873 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died on 5 May 1958 in Ellijay,
Gilmer County, Georgia at age 85.  She was buried at Buckhorn
Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

Children from this marriage were:

 37    M     i.   Della Lee Miller was born on 20 Oct 1894 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia. She died on
   17 Aug 1984 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 89.  She was buried at Buckhorn
   Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Della married Jacob A. Key on 1 Dec 1912 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  Jacob was born
   on 31 Mar 1886.  He died on  19 Sep 1961 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 75. 

            

 He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
38    F    ii.   Lizbeth Estelle Miller was born on 11 Feb 1896 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died
   on 24 Mar 1896 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery
   in Gilmer County, Georgia.
 
39    F   iii.   Lillie Lidora Miller was born on 30 Oct 1897 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died on
   3 Dec 1986 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 89.  She is buried at Buckhorn Cemetery
   in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Lillie married William Larkin Harper on 24 Dec 1916 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  William was
   born on 12 Nov 1896.  He died in 6 Apr 1985 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 88. 
   He is buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
    40    M   iv. 
 John Allen Miller was born on 26 Oct 1899 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died on 23
   Mar 1976 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 76.  He was buried at Buckhorn
   Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
 41    M    v.   Berry Miller was born on 28 Feb 1902 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died on
   22 Sept 1986 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.   He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery
   in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Berry married Blooma Gay Plemmons on 17 May 1925 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia. 
   Blooma was born on 8 Oct 1907 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died on 8 Aug 1995 in
   Rockdale County, Georgia at age 87.  She is buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer
   County, Georgia.
   
        42   M    vi.  Robert Dewey Miller was born on 9 Feb 1905 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died on
   11 Aug 1958 in Blue Ridge, Fannin County, Georgia at age 50.  He was buried at
   Midway Church of Christ in Fannin County, Georgia.
   
 

 Robert married Audrey Johnson on 4 Apr 1926.  Audrey was born on 22 Jun 1898 in Ellijay,

   Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died on 11 Feb 1999 in York County, South Carolina.  She is
   buried at Midway Church of Christ in Fannin County, Georgia.



Sixth Generation

40. John Allen Miller was born on 26 Oct 1899 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.
He died on 23 Mar 1976 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 76.  He
was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

John married Lela Adaline Gibson, daughter of William Andrew Gibson and
Gillian Deal, on 3 Aug 1924 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  Lela was born on
29 Apr 1907 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  She died on 13 May 2005
in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 98.  She was buried
at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

Children from this marriage were:

       43    M     i.  Living
   
       44    M    ii.  Johnny Osborn Miller was born on 21 Jun 1929 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died
   on 21 Aug 2000 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 71.  He was buried at Buckhorn
   Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia. 
   
   Johnny married Living
   
    45     M   iii.
 Jack Kenneth Miller Sr. was born on 6 Sep 1932 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He 
   died on 24 May 2003 in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia at age 70.  He was buried on 28
   May 2003 at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.



Seventh Generation

45. Jack Kenneth Miller Sr. was born on 6 Sep 1932 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
Georgia.  He died on 24 May 2003 in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia at age 70.
He was buried at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.  The
cause of his death was complications from head trauma.

Jack married
Bennie Mae Burnette, daughter of William Herbert Burnette Sr.
and Elizabeth Genevieve Thomas, on 9 Aug 1952 in Benton, Polk County, Tennessee.  Bennie
was born on 1 May 1935 in Canton, Cherokee County, Georgia.  She died on 13 Jan 2003 in Atlanta, Fulton County,
Georgia at age 67. She was buried on 15 Jan 2003 at Buckhorn Cemetery in Gilmer County,
Georgia.  The cause of her death was Chronic Lung Disease.

There were two children from this marriage, both still living.

 

 




 

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