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JEFFERSON COLLEGE

CANONSBURG, WASHINGTON COUNTY, PA

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BIOGRAPHY OF JACOB HENRY MILLER AND ANCESTRY

BORN WASHINGTON CO PA

GRADUATED JEFFERSON COLLEGE 1848 

 

PATERNAL

Descendant of William Miller, German Lutheran,
 came to America between 1730 and 1740
settled in Philadelphia
taught languages

 

PARENTS eldest of 9 sons to Samuel and Mary A. CALKINS MILLER, Samuel was born in Berkeley, Va.; in 1803 emigrated to Washington Co Pa

* Samuel could not speak German

PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS (PARENTS OF SAMUEL) Grandfather (unnamed) born in Chester Co Pa

* could not speak German

 

 

PATERNAL SIDE

PARENTS OF Mary A. CALKINS Mary A. CALKINS was the youngest daughter of Vincent CALKINS, Presbyterian Irishman, pioneer in Washington Co. Pa
MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS not stated

 

SEE PART 2 of JEFFERSON COLLEGE CLASS OF 1848 BIOGRAPHIES

SEE PART 1 of JEFFERSON COLLEGE CLASS OF 1848 BIOGRAPHIES

Jacob Miller (class of 1848) Ancestry

Graduates List 1848

Reunion Committee Meeting

 

Source: "Jefferson" 1848: Fortieth Anniversay of the Class of 1948, Jefferson College at Canonsburg, Washington Co., Pa. Providence Hall.  Section called "Historical Sketch of the Class of 1848, Jefferson College, PA by the Rev. William Y. Brown, D. D. pp. 10 - 73.  Buffalo, NY: Gies & Co., Printers, 1889.  

 

 

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