Posted By:Rose Marie Price
Subject:Re: Cincinnati O. Williams/Martin/West
Post Date:February 04, 2008 at 19:34:08
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Forum:Christian County, KY Genealogy Forum
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Thanks for your West/Williams info. John Miller and Nancy B. Williams married in Christian Co KY 7 Nov 1823. Their first child, a daughter, Ann Elizabeth was born in Christian Co KY. John Miller moved his wife and daughter to Trigg Co KY in 1831. The rest of the children were born in Trigg Co KY: son, Leonidus Clifford was born 21 June 1832 (my great grandfather), son, Tipton A. was born 16 Oct 1835, son John D. was born in 1839, daughter Mary Emma was born April 1841, daughter, Nancy C. was born 1843, and another child was born 1846. The famly moved to Calloway Co KY in 1848. Nancy B. Williams Miller died about 1846. John Miller died 6 Dec 1858 of a heart attack. All children remained in Calloway Co KY except for Leonidus Clifford Miller who went to Mississippi, then after the Civil War went to Texas, dying in Hood Co TX.
Daughter Ann married Robert A. Graham; Tipton married Mattie Ann Lassiter, Mary Emma married Marmaduke Gallida Sale, Nancy married Walter M. Chandler. Son, John was never married and died 22 June 1858. Tipton died 20 March 1907; Mary emma died in childbirth 2 Nov 1878. John Miller, wife Nancy, and son John are buried in the family Miller Cemetery on the family farm on Jonathan Creek, east of Murray KY.