Elisabeth Craig

4 November 1811–18 February 1866 (Age 54)
Neilston, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Craig was born on 4 November 1811, in Neilston, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Craig, was 27 and her mother, Margaret Jamieson, was 29. She married Matthew Miller on 20 February 1836. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Cunningham, Ayrshire, Scotland in 1851 and Maryhill, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 18 February 1866, in Milton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

Matthew Miller
Elisabeth Craig
Marriage: 20 February 1836
Robert Miller
Margaret Miller
Alexander Sandy Miller
Matthew Miller
Elisabeth Miller
Janet Miller
Alexander Miller
Elizabeth Miller

Spouse and Children

20 February 1836


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Margaret Craig


    Elizabeth Craig


    Jean Craig


    James Craig


    Allan Craig


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1813 · The Court of Session Act 1813

Age 2

The United Kingdom Parliament helped Scotland by creating the divisions necessary for better construction of their judiciary system. The Act was later repealed by the Court of Session Act 1988.

Age 4

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 19

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, from Gaelic creag, a word that has been borrowed in Middle English as crag(g).

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

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Story Highlight

Robert Miller (15 September 1835 – 26 April 1915)

Robert Miller was christened the 15th of September 1835 in Johnstone Abbey, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland to Mathew Millar and Elisabeth Craig Millar. He died 26 April 1915 and was buried 27 April 1915 i …

Sources (3)

  • Eliz'Th Craig in entry for Matthew Miller, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Eliza Craig in entry for Matthew Miller, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Elizabeth Craig in entry for Robert Miller, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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