Elizabeth Miller

3 March 1593–14 January 1664 (Age 70)
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Miller was born on 3 March 1593, in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, her father, Thomas Miller, was 32 and her mother, Agnes, was 21. She married Isaac Heath on 14 January 1628, in Ware, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 14 January 1664, in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 70, and was buried in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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Isaac Heath
Elizabeth Miller
Marriage: 14 January 1628
Elizabeth Heath
Isaac Heath

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14 January 1628
Ware, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom


    Elizabeth Heath


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World Events (3)

1600 · The Honourable East India Company

Age 7

The Honourable East India Company, a British joint-stock company, was established in 1600 for trade in the Indian Ocean region. At its height, the British East India Company had a private army which was twice the size of the British Army, ruled large sections of India, and revenues in the millions.
1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 27

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."
1642 · The English Civil War

Age 49

A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

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 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Myller, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Probate records for the Commissary Court of the Diocese of London, Essex and Hertfordshire division; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSJ8-59ZD-K
  • Suffolk County (Massachusetts) probate records, 1636-1899; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9YP-P29R

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