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Jean Miller (1799 - 1860)

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Jean Miller
Born in Saint Martinville, St. Martin, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 23 May 1818 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 16 Mar 2019 | Created 25 Aug 2009
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Biography

Jean Miller was born (a twin) on 1 Feb 1799 and baptized on 25 April 1799. He is the son of Jean Miller and Francoise Mayer. [1]

He married Elise Taylor on 26 May 1818 in Opelousas, Louisiana. [2]

Census Data

United States Census, 1840 [3]
St Landry Parish, Louisiana
Jean Miller, fils
Males, under 5: 3
Males, 5-10: 2
Males, 10-15: 3
Males, 15-20: 1
Males, 20-30: 1
Males, 30-40: 1 (Jean Miller)
Females, under 5: 1
Females, 5-10: 1
Females, 10-15: 1
Females, 15-20: 1
Females, 20-30: 1
Females, 30-40: 1 (Marie Louise Taylor)
United States Census, 1850 [4]
St Landry Parish, Louisiana
  1. Jean Miller, M, 50, b. Louisiana
  2. Marie Miller, F, 46, b. Louisiana
  3. Alexander Miller, M, 21, b. Louisiana
  4. Etienne Miller, M, 20, b. Louisiana
  5. Hypolyte Miller, M, 18, b. Louisiana
  6. David Miller, M, 15, b. Louisiana
  7. Pauline Miller, F, 13, b. Louisiana
  8. Pauline Miller, M, 10, b. Louisiana
  9. Adolph Miller, M, 8, b. Louisiana
  10. Marie Miller, F, 6, b. Louisiana
United States Census, 1860 [5]
Opelousas, St Landry Parish, Louisiana
  1. Jean Miller, M, 61, St Landry
  2. Mary Le Taileur, F, 45, St Landry
  3. Adolphe Miller, M, 19, St Landry
  4. Clementine Miller, F, 28, St Landry
  5. Celestine Guiyard, F, 13, St Landry
  6. Clementine Guiyard, F, 12, St Landry
  7. Hershude Guiyard, M, 9, St Landry
  8. Louisa Guiyard, F, 6, St Landry
  9. Aspasie Guiyard, F, 3, St Landry
  10. Pauline Miller, F, 20, St Landry
  11. Adam Higginbothom, M, 2, St Landry

Sources

  1. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • MILLER, John a twin (John - of St. Landry of Opelousas & Marie Francoise MAYER - of St. John Baptiste on the Mississippi) b. 1 Feb. 1799, bt. 25 April 1799 Pats: Jacques MILLER & Marie TAYEN [THEGEIN] - of Germany; Mats: Andre MAYER & Marie Anne STELY - of the Mississippi; Spons: Frederic MILLER & Magdeleine RITTER. During a "Salida" [missionary trip] to Carencro, at the place of Jean MOUTON, uncle. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.5, #139)
    • MILLER, Jacques a twin (John - of St. Landry of Opelousas & Marie Francoise MAYER - of St. John Baptist on the Mississippi) b. 1 Feb. 1799, bt. 25 April 1799 Pats: Jacques MILLER & Marie TAYEN [THEGEIN] - of Germany; Mats: Andre MAYER & Marie Anne STELY - of the Mississippi; Spons: Jacques MILLER, represented by Jacques MILLER, his father & Marie Therese MILLER. During a "Salida" [a mission trip] to Carencro, at the place of Jean MOUTON, uncle. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.5, #138)
  2. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • MILLER, Jean - native of this parish (major son of Jean & Francoise MAYER) m. 26 May 1818 Elise TAYLOR - native of this parish (major daughter of Jean THELLER & Marie SCHETEL--- torn) Wits: Michel TAYLOR, David MECHE, Joseph STELLY. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.321)
  3. "United States Census, 1840," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHTM-L3J : 15 August 2017), Jean Miller, St Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing p. 268, NARA microfilm publication M704, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 128; FHL microfilm 9,689.
  4. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCJ6-6F1 : 12 April 2016), Jean Miller, St. Landry parish, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing family 1879, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFP7-C7M : 12 December 2017), Adolphe Miller in entry for Jean Miller, 1860.

See also: https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/L7MW-QCH



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