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Thomas MILLER (1827- )

1. Thomas MILLER [2985] was born on 16 December 1827 in Westminster, London. He was baptised on 14 September 1828 in Holy Trinity, Clapham, London aged 9 months.1 On 14 September 1828 he was resident in Westminster.1 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Westminster aged 42.2 The address was: 43 Regent Street. On 2 April 1871 he was a Butcher in Westminster.2 On 26 December 1871 he was resident in Bethnal Green, London.3 On 26 December 1871 he was a Butcher in Bethnal Green.3 He married Martha PURVER [2897] on 26 December 1871 in St James the Great, Bethnal Green, London when he was 44 and she was 26.3 Witnesses: John George Player & Anne Haynes. Thomas appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Chelsea, London aged 35.4 The address was: 57 Robert Street. On 3 April 1881 he was a Butcher in Chelsea.4

 

Martha PURVER [2897], daughter of William George PURVER (1811-1880) [2889] and Ann STAMP (1812-1873) [2893], was born on 16 February 1845 in Westminster.5,6 The address was: 93 Great Peter Street. She was baptised on 12 March 1845 in Westminster aged 24 days.6 The address was: St John the Evangelist, Smith Square. On 12 March 1845 she was resident in Westminster.6 The address was: 93 Great Peter Street. She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Westminster aged 5.7 The address was: 19 Vine Street. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Westminster aged 25.2 The address was: 43 Regent Street. On 26 December 1871 she was resident in Bethnal Green.3 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Chelsea aged 35.4 The address was: 57 Robert Street. She and Thomas MILLER had the following children:

 

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Alexander John MILLER (1866- ) [2986]

Second Generation

2. Alexander John MILLER [2986], son of Thomas MILLER [2985] and Martha PURVER [2897], was born in 1866 in Manchester, Lancashire. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Westminster, London aged 4.2 The address was: 43 Regent Street. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Chelsea, London aged 14.4 The address was: 57 Robert Street. He married Caroline LONG [6629] in 1885 in Westminster.8 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Holborn, London aged 24.9 The address was: 13 George Yard. On 5 April 1891 he was a Butcher in Holborn.9 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Battersea, London aged 34.10 The address was: 11 Stanley Street. On 31 March 1901 he was an Insurance Agent in Battersea.10 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Battersea aged 44.11 The address was: 141 Taybridge Road. On 2 April 1911 he was an Insurance Agent in Battersea.11

 

Caroline LONG [6629] was born in 1861 in Westminster.9 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Holborn aged 29.9 The address was: 13 George Yard. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Battersea aged 39.10 The address was: 11 Stanley Street. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Battersea aged 49.11 The address was: 141 Taybridge Road. She died in 1930 in Battersea.12 She and Alexander John MILLER had the following children:

 

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Alexander Thomas MILLER (1887-1955) [6630]

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William Henry MILLER (1895- ) [6631]

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Herbert MILLER (1899-1901) [6632]

Third Generation

3. Alexander Thomas MILLER [6630], son of Alexander John MILLER [2986] and Caroline LONG [6629], was born in 1887 in Westminster, London.13 He was baptised on 24 July 1887 in Westminster.14 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Holborn, London aged 4.9 The address was: 13 George Yard. He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Battersea, London aged 13.10 The address was: 11 Stanley Street. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Battersea aged 23.11 The address was: 141 Taybridge Road. On 2 April 1911 he was an Engineers Fitter And Press Tool Maker in Battersea.11 He married Mary Ellen MOORE [6633] in 1924 in Wandsworth, London.15 He died in 1955 in Battersea.16

 

4. William Henry MILLER [6631], son of Alexander John MILLER [2986] and Caroline LONG [6629], was born in 1895 in Lambeth, London.17 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Battersea aged 5.10 The address was: 11 Stanley Street. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Battersea aged 15.11 The address was: 141 Taybridge Road. On 2 April 1911 he was a Clerk in Battersea.11

 

5. Herbert MILLER [6632], son of Alexander John MILLER [2986] and Caroline LONG [6629], was born in 1899 in Lambeth.18 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Battersea aged 1.10 The address was: 11 Stanley Street. He died in 1901 in Wandsworth.19

Sources

1"Baptism Record: Thomas Miller".
2"Census 1871 Westminster, London".
3"Marriage St James the Great, Bethnal Green, London 26 Dec 1871 Thomas Miller & Martha Purver".
4"Census 1881 Chelsea, London".
5"GRO Birth Index: Martha Purver - Year of Registration: 1845 Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar District: Westminster St Margaret County: London Volume: 1 Page: 432".
6"Baptism Record: Martha Purver".
7"Census 1851 Westminster, London".
8"GRO Marriage Index: Alexander John Miller and Caroline Long - Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1885 Registration District: Westminster Inferred County: London Volume Number: 1a Page Number: 938".
9"Census 1891 Holborn, London".
10"Census 1901 Battersea, London".
11"Census 1911 Battersea, London".
12"GRO Death Index: Caroline Miller - Date of Registration: Dec 1930 Age at Death: 70 Registration District: Battersea Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 428".
13"GRO Birth Index: Alexander Thomas Miller - Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1887 Registration District: Lambeth Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 348".
14"Baptism Record: Alexander Thomas Miller".
15"GRO Marriage Index: Alexander T Miller and Mary E Moore - Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1924 Registration District: Wandsworth Inferred County: Surrey Volume Number: 1d Page Number: 646".
16"GRO Death Index: Alexander T Miller - Date of Registration: Mar 1955 Age at Death: 67 Registration District: Battersea Inferred County: London Volume: 5c Page: 23".
17"GRO Birth Index: William Henry Miller - Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1895 Registration District: Lambeth Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 329".
18"GRO Birth Index: Herbert Miller - Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1899 Registration District: Lambeth Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 302".
19"GRO Death Index: Herbert Miller - Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1901 Age at Death: 1 Registration District: Wandsworth Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 283".