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George Printz to Anna Shaffer to Philip Miller Line

Posted by Victor Prince on March 9, 2014 at 6:20 PM

Question -

"I am doing research to join the the Sons of The American Revolution. My line goes from George Printz to daughter Anna Maria Shaffer to Phillip Miller who was my 2nd Great Grand Father. I have no documentation on these people such as birth or death records. If anyone could help secure this information I would be thankful."

Answer - Here is what the book has on that line:

1B3D5E. Anna Maria Shaffer, born c!805; died c!899. She married on Sept. 8, 1821 to Philip Miller, born c!796; died 1873 in Page Co., VA. In 1860, he was a farmer and had real estate worth $2000 and personal estate of $886.00. They had a Thomas E. Miller, born 1851 and a William P. Broyles, born 1856 living with them. Children:

1B3D5E1. John Miller, born June 9, 1822; died after 1880. He married on Aug. 23, 1866 with the Rev. James F. Finnell, officiating, to Sarah Ann Pettit, born 1843; died , daughter of William Pettit and Catherine Pettit. In 1870, he was living in Page Co., VA; was a farmer and had property worth $500. Children:

1B3D5E1A. Mary Catherine Miller, born 1868; died. She married on Jan. 18, 1893 with the Rev. Samuel Spitler, officiating, to Charles Abram Sours, born 1870; died , son of William S. Sours and Elizabeth F. Printz.

1B3D5E1B. William I. Miller, born c!870; died

1B3D5E2. Andrew J. Miller, born Apr. 21, 1824; died after 1880. He married Louisa C. Comer, born1835; died . In 1870, they lived in Page Co., VA. where he was a farmer and had real estate worth $1000 and personal property worth $300. Children:

1B3D5E2A1. Charles C. Miller, born 1862; died

1B3D5E2A2. Mary Elizabeth Miller, born 1863; died. She married on Apr. 5, 1888 with the Rev. J. N. Stirewalt, officiating, to William Benton Sours, born 1866; died , son of Simon Sours and Eliza Ann Printz (1B3D3B5B).

1B3D5E2A3. Virginia B. Miller, born 1866; died

1B3D5E3A4. Noah Siram Miller, born 1868; died He married on Aug. 25, 1895 with the Rev. Samuel Spitler, officiating, to Lelia A. Nicholson, born 1876; died , daughter of Jordan Nicholson and Polly A. Nicholson. Noah was a farmer.

1B3D5E3. Susanna Miller, born Dec. 29, 1825; died after 1880. She did not marry, but had a son, Thomas Miller, born 1850/51.

1B3D5E4. Philip Miller, Jr., born Oct. 22, 1827; died after 1880. He married Mary Ann ,born ; died . Children:

1B3D5E4A. Paul J. Miller, born Oct. 13, 1852; died Mar. 30, 1935. He married on Jan. 12, 1882 with the Rev. J. N. Stirewalt, officiating, to Emma Susan Moyer, born July 1, 1858; died Apr. 8, 1931, daughter of George Moyer and Rebecca Moyer.

1B3D5E4B. Solomon Peter Miller, born Jan. 22, 1855; died . He married on Sept. 9, 1880 with the Rev. J. N. Stirewalt, officiating, to Annie Virginia Griffith, born 1859; died , daughter of John E. Griffith and Isabel Griffith.

1B3D5E4C. Benjamin Franklin Miller, born Oct. 6, 1867; bp Mt. Calvary Church on Mar. 15, 1868; died . He married on May 23, 1895 with the Rev. J. N. Stirewalt, officiating, to Barbara Catherine Judd, born 1870; died , daughter of Pierson Judd, Jr. and Christiana Judd. (1B3D3D8).

1B3D5E5. Henry Miller, born Sept. 23, 1829; died after 1880. He married Rebecca , born 1833; died . In 1860, he was listed as living in Page Co., VA and was a shoemaker with assets of $65. Children:

1B3D5E5A. Martha A. Miller, born July 12, 1853; died Apr. 30, 1926 from the effects of an heart attack the previous day. She married on Feb. 16, 1875 with the Rev. J. N. Stirewalt, officiating, to David P. Fox, born Nov. 10, 1853; died May 12, 1931, son of Peter Fox and Barbara Sours (1B3D3B4). David was a bricklayer. He also wrote for the Page News and Courier. Martha's obituary mentioned that "She was known all over Page Co., VA as a weaver of home-made carpet and her services being in great demand She was a woman remarkable for industry and thrift, was kind-hearted and useful in the neighborhood". Mrs. Fox was a member of the Lutheran Church. They are buried in Morning Star Cemetery, Luray, VA. Children:

1B3D5E5A1. Daughter Fox, born ; died after 1926. She married Mann W. Nichols, born 1877; died 1949.

1B3D5E5A2. Daughter Fox, born ; died before 1926. She married Casper Fox, born ; died

1B3D5E5B. Susan F. Miller, born 1857; died

1B3D5E5C. Mary A. Miller, born 1859; died after 1926. She married on Feb. 21, 1878 with the Rev. Samuel Spitler, officiating, to Edward L.

Houser, born Oct. 23, 1852; died , son of Elias Houser and Elizabeth Printz (1B3D5C1). For children see 1B3D5C1A.

1B3D5E5D. Victor Miller, born ; died . In 1926, he lived in Alberaarle Co., VA.

1B3D5E5E. Hubert C. Miller, born Nov. 12, 1867; died Jan. 10, 1949. He married on Sept. 9, 1897 to Sarah Elizabeth Printz, born Oct. 20, 1871; died Feb. 21, 1967, daughter of Philip Monroe Printz and Isabel Sours. In 1926, he lived in the vicinity of Ida, VA. For children see 1B3D11F1.

1B3D5E5F. William H. Miller, born ; died In 1926, he lived in the vicinity of Ida, VA.

1B3D5E5G. Daughter Miller, born ; died . She married William Richards, born ; died. In 1926, she lived in the vicinity of Ida, VA.

1B3D5E5H. Daughter Miller, born ; died She married C. B. Miller, born ; died In 1926, she lived in the vicinity of Ida, VA.

1B3D5E6. Lydia Miller, born Nov. 23, 1830; died July 31, 1873. She married on Nov. 23, 1854 toSamuel D. Printz, born Aug. 2, 1822; died Aug. 6, 1888, son of Peter Printz and Frances Miller (1B1H6) For children see (1B3H6F).

1B3D5E7. Rebecca Miller, born Oct. 9, 1833; died after 1870. She married John W. Broyles, born; died

1B3D5E8. Benjamin Franklin Miller, born Jan. 13, 1836; died after 1860.

1B3D5E9. Angeline Catherine Miller, born 1840; died after 1880. She married on Dec. 27, 1866 withthe Rev. Nathan Spitler, officiating, to John Middleton, born 1833 in Rappahannock Co., VA; died , son of Isaac Middleton and Joanna Middleton.1860.

1B3D5E10. James E. Miller, born 1842; died after

1B3D5E11. Mary Elizabeth Miller, born 1845; died after 1860.


I hope that helps!

Victor

 




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