(Order of birth uncertain)
"Miller, John, Adm. sizar (age 18) at Caius, May 20, 1624. S. of Martin, weaver. Bapt. at Ashford, Kent, Oct. 21, 1604. School, Ashford (Mr. Burton). Matric. 1624; B.A. 1627-8. Emigrated to New England, 1638. Lived for the next nine years at Dorchester, Rowley and Roxbury, Mass. Pastor at Yarmouth, 1646-51; and at Groton, 1662-3. Died at Groton, June 14, 1663. (Venn, I. 266; J.G. Bartlett.)" 
"Rev. John Miller
"The earliest documents relating to any inhabitant of Groton, found among the files of the Middlesex County Probate Office, are those belonging to the estate of the Reverend John Miller, the first minister of the town. Power of administration was granted to his son John Miller, on July 3, 1663; and his library was appraised at £6 5s 7d.
"Mr. Miller graduated at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, England in the year 1627, and came to this country in 1637. In the first return of deaths, made by the town clerk of Groton to the recorder of the County, it is stated:
Mr. Jno. Miller, minister of Gods holy word died. June 12th 1663."
"Rev. John Miller (a descendant of Nicholas Miller, Sheriff of Kent) [this relationship is highly questionable] was educated at Gouville and Caius, Cambridge, England, and took degree of A.B., 1627. He had a share of land granted him on Boston Neck, in or near Roxbury, 1636. He was a member of Dr. Elliott's Church, Roxbury. He was made freeman May 22, 1639, and was a minister in Roxbury, 1639. He had numerous calls from distant places, but always declined, though ever willing to supply wherever a clergyman was most needed in the vicinity of his early settlement. He married, in England, Lydia. She died in Boston, August 7, 1658. He died in Groton, June 12, 1663. Children: John, born in England, 1632; Mehitable, Lydia, Susanna, Elizabeth born October 13, 1649, married 1672 Dr. Samuel Frost; and others."
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