Jacob Miller

1780–1833 (Age 53)
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Miller was born about 1780, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Miller, was 23 and his mother, Martha Kathrine Clay, was 17. He married Sophia Bollinger on 8 January 1805, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1812. He died on 23 July 1833, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Miller
1780–1833
Sophia Bollinger
1782–1850
Marriage: 8 January 1805
Henry E Miller
1808–1872
Demeshea Miller
1820–1850
Daniel B Miller
1813–1868
John Robert Miller
1815–1862
Jacob B. MIller
1826–1870

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
8 January 1805
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

  • Henry E Miller

    Male1808–1872Male

  • Daniel B Miller

    Male1813–1868Male

  • John Robert Miller

    Male1815–1862Male

  • Demeshea Miller

    Female1820–1850Female

  • Jacob B. MIller

    Male1826–1870Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 9

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 19

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term, an agent derivative of mille ‘mill’, reinforced by Old Norse mylnari ( see Milner ). In southern, western, and central England Millward (literally, ‘mill keeper’) was the usual term. The American surname has absorbed many cognate surnames from other European languages, for example French Meunier , Dumoulin , Demoulins, and Moulin ; German Mueller ; Dutch Molenaar ; Italian Molinaro ; Spanish Molinero; Hungarian Molnár; Slavic Mlinar , etc.2 Southwestern and Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ( see Mueller ).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Miller, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Jacob Miller, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Jacob Miller, "United States Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914"

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