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
1814–1887
Elisabeth Craig
1811–1866
Marriage: 20 February 1836
Robert Miller
1835–1915
Margaret Miller
1837–
Alexander Sandy Miller
1840–
Matthew Miller
1842–1905
Elisabeth Miller
1845–
Janet Miller
1848–1942
Alexander Miller
1850–
Elizabeth Miller
1852–1926

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1836
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Margaret Craig

    Female1798–Female

    Elizabeth Craig

    Female1800–Female

    Jean Craig

    Female1800–Female

    James Craig

    Male1802–Male

    Allan Craig

    Male1806–Male

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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 The Act was later repealed by the Court of Session Act 1988.
1815

Age 4

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

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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