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72. Abigail ADAMSON12 was born on 23 January 1803 in Tennessee.38 She died on 5 October 1866 at the age of 63 in Green County, Wisconsin.

The Pike Family History book lists two sons for Abigail and Robert, no daughters.
The sons were John H. Millman, born about 1819 and William Henry Millman, born about 1821.

Abigail ADAMSON and Robert MILLMAN were married on 26 March 1818 in Wayne County, Indiana.46 Robert MILLMAN12 was born on 6 April 1797 in Delaware.12 He died after 1870 at the age of 73.

Robert was the son of Ephraim and Mary Millman.

1850 Census. Green Co, WI Town of Monroe Hh 131
Robt H. Millman, age 54, b. DE
Abigail, age 48, b. TN
Robert B., age 15, b. IN
Thomas P., age 13, b. IN
John H., age 10, b. IN
Francis C., age 9, b. IN [male]

On the same page with Robert and his daughter Catherine married to James Deford is the following family:
Isaac Chamness, age 30, b. IN. Mary, age 28, b. IN
Louisa 12, b. IN; Abigail 8, b. IN
Nathaniel G. Millman, age 24, blacksmith, b. IN
Wm. M. Chamness, age 4, b. Wisconsin
and next door
Wm Chamness, age 55, b. NC.
Margaret 15, b. IN and Wm Jr. age 11, also b. IN

Mary Millman married Isaac Chamness, 4 Oct 1837, Randolph Co IN


1850. Town of Washington; Monroe P.O.
William H. Millman, age 30, b. IN
Lydia A., age 30, b. Ohio
Mary J., age 12, b. Indiana; Mehala, age 10, b. IN; Rebecca 8, b. IN; John W., age 7, b. IN
Abigail, age 6, b. Wisconsin; Nehemiah G., age 4, b. WI; Lydia A., age 1, b. WI

William Millman married Lydia Ann Phillips, 6 Jul 1837, Randolph Co IN

1860 Census. Green Co. WI Town of Monroe Hh 630
Name recorded by enumerator as "Williams"
Robt H. Williams, age 63, b. DE
then dittos for "Williams": Abigail, age 57, b. TN; John H., 20, b. Indiana; Frances C., age 17, b. Indiana; R. B. Milman, age 25, b. Indiana.

Also in the Town of Washington, Monroe P.O.
William H. Millman, age 40, b. IN
Lydia A., age 40, b. Ohio
Rebecca, 18, b. IN; John W., 17, b. IN; Abigail, 15, b. Wis; Mary Griffith, age 13, b. Wis; Lydia A., 12, b. Wis.; Catherine, 9, b. Wis; Ester A., 7, b. Wis; William age 4, b. Wis; Robert age 2, b. Wis; Isaac, age 6 months, b. Wis.


The Pike Family History stated that Robert died in 1867, but he was still living for the 1870 Census and living with his daughter Mary.
Green Co WI, Monroe Hh 179
Isaac Chamness, age 50, b. IN Mary, 48, b. IN
Evangeline, 14, b. Wisconsin
Robt. Millman, age 73, b. Delaware.

Abigail ADAMSON and Robert MILLMAN had the following children:

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i.

William H. MILLMAN was born in 1820 in Indiana.

William Millman married Lydia Ann Phillips, 6 Jul 1837, Randolph Co IN They appear to have moved to Wisconsin about 1844

1850. Town of Washington; Monroe P.O. Green Co WI
William H. Millman, age 30, b. IN
Lydia A., age 30, b. Ohio
Mary J., age 12, b. Indiana; Mehala, age 10, b. IN; Rebecca 8, b. IN; John W., age 7, b. IN
Abigail, age 6, b. Wisconsin; Nehemiah G., age 4, b. WI; Lydia A., age 1, b. WI


1860 Census. Green Co. WI Town of Washington, Monroe P.O.
William H. Millman, age 40, b. IN
Lydia A., age 40, b. Ohio
Rebecca, 18, b. IN; John W., 17, b. IN; Abigail, 15, b. Wisconsin; Mary Griffith, age 13, b. Wis; Lydia A., 12, b. Wis.; Catherine, 9, b. Wis; Ester A., 7, b. Wis; William age 4, b. Wis; Robert age 2, b. Wis; Isaac, age 6 months, b. Wis.

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ii.

Mary MILLMAN was born in 1822 in Indiana.

Mary Millman married Isaac Chamness, 4 Oct 1837, Randolph Co IN. They were second cousins once removed, sharing the ancestors, Isaac Williams & Rachel Pike.

Mary was the daughter of Robert Millman and Abigail Adamson. Mary and Isaac were 2nd cousins, once removed.

1850 Census. Green Co, WI Town of Monroe Hh 131
Isaac Chamness, age 30, b. IN. Mary, age 28, b. IN
Louisa 12, b. IN; Abigail 8, b. IN
Nathaniel G. Millman, age 24, blacksmith, b. IN
Wm. M. Chamness, age 4, b. Wisconsin
and next door
Wm Chamness, age 55, b. NC.
Margaret 15, b. IN and Wm Jr. age 11, also b. IN
They were on the same page with her parents and her sister Catherine and husband.


1870 Census. Green Co WI, Monroe Hh 179
Isaac Chamness, age 50, b. IN Mary, 48, b. IN
Evangeline, 14, b. Wisconsin
Robt. Millman, age 73, b. Delaware.

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iii.

Nathaniel G. MILLMAN was born in 1826 in Indiana.

134

iv.

Catherine MILLMAN60 was born on 18 February 1831 in Indiana.60 She died on 2 August 1899 at the age of 68 in Winston, Missouri.60

Married James Deford.

1850 Census. Monroe, Green Co WI
next door to her father
James Deford, age 27, born Ohio
Catherine, age 19, b. Indiana
Pleasant R., age one month, b. Wisconsin

135

v.

Robert B. MILLMAN was born in 1835 in Indiana.

136

vi.

Thomas P. MILLMAN was born in 1837 in Indiana.

137

vii.

John H. MILLMAN was born in 1840 in Indiana.

1870 Census. Monroe, Green Co WI Hh 235
John Millman, age 31, painter, b. IN
Elizabeth, age 21, b. Wisconsin
Carrie, age 2

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viii.

Francis C. MILLMAN was born in 1841 in Indiana.