Can anyone tell me what part of Scotland did a Captian Robert Wesley Miller come from he was from?

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This person is the ancester my father Robert Wesley Miller is named after, he fought in the American Revolution and I know that there is a record of this but cannot find it.Iam also looking for a picture of his Coat of Arms.
asked in Genealogy Help by Cynthia Booth G2G Rookie (250 points)
retagged by Keith Hathaway

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Try searching Old Parish records on scotlandspeople the url is http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/

Also for coat of Arms (Scottish) and what clan he may have belonged to try http://www.electricscotland.com/webclans/clanmenu.htm
answered by Billy Wallace G2G6 Pilot (210k points)
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there is this record, Robert miller SAR Membership application.

Sar # 97819 Born in Scotland died in America wife Elizabeth Son David.

that is all the info it gives.
answered by Wayne Morgan G2G6 Pilot (809k points)
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Further to the arms question see

http://www.lyon-court.com/

If Capatin Miller was on the American side  try

http://www.fold3.com

however for most sections this is a pay site.

In passing I've a list of letters of marque taken out by British vessels agains the American colonies  http://www.1812privateers.org/Great%20Britain/marque1777-1783.htm
answered by Michael Dun G2G Crew (360 points)

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