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Adam Miller (1791 - 1866)

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Adam Miller
Born in New Jersey, United Statesmap
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Died in Ancaster, Wentworth, Ontario, Canadamap
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Categories: 5th Regiment of Lincoln Militia, Canada, War of 1812 | 2nd Regiment of York Militia, Canada, War of 1812.

Adam Miller served in the 5th Regiment of Lincoln Militia, Canada in the War of 1812
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Biography

Adam Miller served as a private in the 5th Lincoln and 2nd York Militias during the War of 1812. He served from September 30 to November 24, 1812 Captain Samuel Hatt’s Flank Company in the 5th Lincoln Militia. [1]

He served from October 18 to 24, 1813 in Captain John Aikman’s Company. [2]

He served in the 2nd York from December 8 to 14, 1813 under Ensign Henry Beasley. [3]

He served again in the 5th Lincoln from August 29 to September 5, 1814 in Lieutenant Ephraim Land’s Detachment. [4]

On March 11, 1836, Adam Millar, a yeoman of Ancaster Twp. and a former private in a flank company of the 5th Lincoln, received 100 acres on the north half of Lot 30, Con. 2, Nottawasaga Twp. [5]

Sources

  1. Collections Canada, War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, Microfilm t-10386, pages 929-933 & t-10387, pages 27-30, 64-67, 111-114, 188-191, 249-252, & 310-313
  2. Collections Canada, War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, Microfilm t-10386, pages 1034-1036 & 1154-1155
  3. Collections Canada, War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, Microfilm t-10384, pages 210-212
  4. Collections Canada, War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, Microfilm t-10386, pages 1177-1182
  5. Ontario Archives, Militia Land Grants Register, Microfilm MS693, Reel 140, Volume 132, Grant 2119

Acknowledgements

  • This person was created through the import of MildredMcEwan.ged on 02 April 2011.
  • WikiTree profile Miller-6975 created through the import of LD-Miller.ged on Aug 21, 2011 by Linda Peetz Kramer. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Linda and others.




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