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Oliver Miller (b. 1720, d. 1782)Oliver Miller (son of Alexander Sanders Miller and Mary) was born 1720 in County Antrim, Ireland, and died 1782 in Peters Township ,Washington Co., PA.He married Mary Tidball on 09 Apr 1744 in WestNottingham, Chester, PA, daughter of Thomas Tidball and Mary Elizabeth Brownhill.
Notes for Oliver Miller:
Oliver emigrated with his family from County Antrim, Ireland in 1742.
He met his wife Mary in Cecil County,MD and kept a trading post there.
On July 4, 1772 Oliver purchased a tract of land on Catfish Run from Silas Dackster and settled there later to be called Mansfield.
The Family farmhouse is now an historical site as the Whiskey Rebellion took place at that site involving Oliver's sons.You can visit the Pioneer Landmark at Allegheny County PA in South Park.For more information visit the web site at www.15122.com/OLIVERMILLER.htm
More About Oliver Miller and Mary Tidball:
Marriage: 09 Apr 1744, WestNottingham, Chester, PA.
Children of Oliver Miller and Mary Tidball are:
- +Thomas Miller, Sr., b. 26 May 1749, Bedford Co., PA, d. 25 Apr 1809, Washington Co., PA.
- +William Miller, b. 15 Jan 1757, Cecil Co., MD, d. 23 Apr 1842, Pike Township, Marion Co., Indiana.
- +Sarah Miller, b. 27 Jan 1745, W. Nottingham, Chester Co,PA, d. 1813, PA.
- +Alexander Miller, b. 25 Feb 1747, W. Nottingham, Chester Co,PA, d. date unknown.
- +John Miller, b. 06 Feb 1753, Cecil Co., MD, d. 10 Dec 1836, Indiana.
- Elizabeth Miller, b. 01 Feb 1755, Cecil Co., MD, d. date unknown.
- Jane Miller, b. 02 Jul 1759, Cecil Co., MD, d. date unknown.
- Oliver Junior Miller, b. 17 Mar 1761, d. date unknown.
- James Miller, b. 29 Mar 1763, Fredrick Co., MD, d. date unknown.
- Mary Miller, b. 28 Mar 1765, Fredrick Co., MD, d. 07 Apr 1848, Guernsey Co., OH.