Mary "Polly" Arnold

about 1787–12 October 1834 (Age 47)
Burkittsville, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Mary "Polly"

Mary "Polly" Arnold was born about 1787, in Burkittsville, Frederick, Maryland, United States. She married Peter Miller on 12 March 1805. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 12 October 1834, in Sandy Hook, Washington, Maryland, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Virts Farm Cemetery, Sandy Hook, Washington, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Miller
Mary "Polly" Arnold
Marriage: 12 March 1805
Joseph Miller
Catharine Miller
Jacob A Miller
John Miller
Peter Miller III
Sarah Miller
Isaac Miller
Mary Miller
Lydia Miller
Julia Ann Miller
Lorion ( Isaac) Miller

Spouse and Children

12 March 1805


    Joseph Miller


    Catharine Miller


    Jacob A Miller


    John Miller


    Peter Miller III


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 13

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (2)

  • Mary Miller, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Memoir: Slifer, Emanuel

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