Henry William Miller[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17]

Male 1807 - 1885  (78 years)


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  • Name Henry William Miller 
    Born 1 May 1807  Lexington, Greene, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 30 Sep 1839 
    Endowed (LDS) 23 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2 Jan 1848  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    high priest 
    Calling 1848 - 1851  Pottawattamie (Stake), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    High Council 
    Died 9 Oct 1885  Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12296  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2012 

    Father James Gardner Miller,   b. 15 May 1771, Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Ruth Arnold,   b. 31 Jul 1768, East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1816, Lexington, Greene, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1798  Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 17 Mar 1992  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • VARIANT DATE: 17 Aug 1798
      VARIANT PLACE: Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut
    Family ID F8796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elmira Pond,   b. 14 Feb 1811, Barlow, Washington, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1904, , Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1831  Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 21 Oct 1992  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Children 
     1. Hiram Smith Miller,   b. 4 May 1847, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ruth Ann Miller,   b. 30 May 1834, , Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1910  (Age 76 years)
     3. Lucy Miller,   b. 10 Jan 1837, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Elmira Miller,   b. 10 Sep 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah Jane Miller,   b. 22 Mar 1849, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William Henry Miller,   b. 22 Dec 1838, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Alma B. Miller,   b. 20 Jan 1841, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Freelove Miller,   b. 24 Jul 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Arnold Daniel Miller,   b. 2 Mar 1852, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F8755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Fannie Gunn 
    Married 25 Oct 1862  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 25 Oct 1862  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jun 1831 - Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - high priest - 2 Jan 1848 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Oct 1862 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 126, Lot 1
      Nauvoo : Block 141, Lot 4 (Home Site)
      T6 R7, Sec 3, NE/4
      T6 R8, Sec 9, SE/4
      T7 R8, Sec 28, SE/4, 14 Acres

      NAUVOO REACORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 50
      High Priest Record, p 93
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 31, pp 1-7
      Nauvoo Legion

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Mormon Batalion
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Vol 6, pp 333, 1039
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Vol 3, pp166 - 67
      Life Story
      Biography, by Arnold Miller
      Our Pioneer Herritage, Vol 6, pp 54 -61
      "Writings" diskette code: CodeMILLHO7B.N and MILLH7B.P Autobiography of Wife, Elmira Pond Miller
      Conquerors of the West, Vol III

      OTHER:
      Pictures

      AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WIFE, Elmira POND MILLER IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY FILE

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "Bishop, 24 July 1846, V. 1 p. 4"

  • Sources 
    1. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), , Vol III.

    2. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record, p 93.

    3. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University).

    4. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , Vol 3, pp166 - 67.

    5. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 31, pp 1-7.

    6. [S204] LDS - Miller File, Miller, Rowena.

    7. [S82] Book - Mormon Battalion: US Army of the West, 1846-1848, Ricketts, Norma Baldwin.

    8. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 50.

    9. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , Vol 6, pp 54 -61.

    10. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , Vol 6, pp 333, 1039.

    11. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Biography.
      typescript, LDS Church Archives

    12. [S492] Internet Link - "A Room of Round Logs with a Dirt Roof: Ute Perkins' Stewardship to Look after Mormon Battalion Families, Eugene H. Perkins and Waldo C. Perkins, (Mormon Historical Studies, Vol 1, No. 1, Spring 2000), Mormon Historical Studies, Spring 2000, p. 61-72.

    13. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Henry W. Miller Company, 1852.

    14. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    15. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    16. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Henry W. Miller Company, 1862.

    17. [S12451] .

    18. [S54094] LDS - Pottawattamie High Priests Quorum Minutes, A1.

    19. [S54093] LDS - Pottawattamie High Council Minutes.

    20. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.