William Melton1

M, b. 1785
William Melton|b. 1785|p119.htm#i3541|William Melton|b. 1755\nd. 1830|p90.htm#i2692|Jane (?)||p90.htm#i2693|Thomas Melton|b. 1727\nd. 1780|p91.htm#i2723||||||||||
     William Melton was born in 1785 in Albemarle, Virginia.1 He was the son of William Melton and Jane (?).1

Last Edited=6 Jan 2005

Citations

  1. [S182] RootsWeb: Virtue - Melton Family, Steven Virtue, dated 8/25/2001.

William Addison Melton1

M, b. 1814
William Addison Melton|b. 1814|p119.htm#i3542|Elisha Melton Sr.|b. 1775\nd. 1830|p90.htm#i2687|Elizabeth Hensely|b. 1780\nd. 1849|p90.htm#i2688|William Melton|b. 1755\nd. 1830|p90.htm#i2692|Jane (?)||p90.htm#i2693|||||||
     William Addison Melton married Lucinda Lanham.1 William Addison Melton was born in 1814.1 He was the son of Elisha Melton Sr. and Elizabeth Hensely.1

Last Edited=6 Jan 2005

Citations

  1. [S182] RootsWeb: Virtue - Melton Family, Steven Virtue, dated 8/25/2001.

Lucinda Lanham1

F, b. 1814
     Lucinda Lanham married William Addison Melton, son of Elisha Melton Sr. and Elizabeth Hensely.1 Lucinda Lanham was born in 1814.1

Last Edited=6 Jan 2005

Citations

  1. [S182] RootsWeb: Virtue - Melton Family, Steven Virtue, dated 8/25/2001.

Margaret Miller1

F, b. 1848
     Margaret Miller married James W. McKown.2 Margaret Miller was born in 1848.1

Last Edited=4 Feb 2011

Children of Margaret Miller and James W. McKown

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated. States child with Caroline Parsons.
  2. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

Susanna "Susan" Miller1,2

F, b. 5 January 1837, d. 23 August 1911
Susanna "Susan" Miller|b. 5 Jan 1837\nd. 23 Aug 1911|p119.htm#i3546|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|||||||||||||
     Susanna "Susan" Miller was born on 5 January 1837 in Rockbridge, Virginia.1,3,4,5,6 She was the daughter of Joseph Miller and Nancy Miller.1 Susanna "Susan" Miller married Jacob Ours, son of John Ours and Drusilla Hess, on 16 August 1863 in Upshur, West Virginia.1,7 Susanna "Susan" Miller died on 23 August 1911 at age 74.1 She was buried after 23 August 1911 in Ours Graveyard, West Virginia.1

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Children of Susanna "Susan" Miller and Jacob Ours

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S9] Upshur County, WV, Marriages 1896-1923, Cochran, April 10, 1897
    Swick, Lewis C., 40 (Widowed), Barbour, s/o Anthony & Nancy
    Ours, Fannie, 25, Upshur, d/o Jacob & Susan.
  3. [S444] Census: 1850 Lewis, Virginia, District 30, August 8, 1850, HH#584-587
    Miller, Joseph, 49, farmer, VA
    Nancy, 40, VA
    William, 20, VA
    Mary, 18, VA
    John M., 16, VA
    Enoch, 15, VA
    Susanna, 13, VA
    Philip, 11, VA
    James H., 9, VA
    Joseph, 6, VA
    Crista A., 4, VA
    Sarah C., 1, VA.
  4. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 5, 1860, HH#705-711
    Miller, Joseph, 60, VA
    Nancy, 50, wife, VA
    Wm, 29, farming, VA
    Phillip, 21, farming, VA
    Susannah, 23, domestic, VA
    Jas. H., 19, farming, VA
    Joseph, Jr., 16, farming, VA
    Christian, 14, VA
    Sarah C., 11, VA
    Nancy T., 9, VA.
  5. [S437] Census: 1870 Lewis, West Virginia, Union, September 8, 1870, HH#228-208
    Ours, Jacob, 24, farm laborer, VA
    Susanna, 32, keeping house, VA
    Agnes J., 6, VA
    Harvey D., 5, VA
    John W., 3, VA
    Garson?, 2, VA.
  6. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 24, 1880, HH#269-272
    Ours, Jacob, 38, farm laborer, WV WV WV
    wife Susanna, 45, keeping house, VA VA VA
    daughter Agnes J., 16, at home, WV WV VA
    daughter Nancy D., 15, at home, WV WV VA
    son John W., 12, WV WV VA
    daughter Fanny, 8, WV WV VA
    daughter Martha S., 4, WV WV VA.
  7. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, August 16, 1863
    Ours, Jacob, 19, Lewis; Upshur, s/o John & Drusilla
    Miller, Susan, 23, Rockbridge, VA; Upshur, d/o Joseph & Nancy.
  8. [S6] Upshur County, West Virginia, Births, 1853-1897, OURS, Mandruzilla Mar 18, 1865 d/o Jacob Jr. Susan 1-49-70.

Jacob Miller1

M, b. 3 February 1843
Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|||||||||||||
     Jacob Miller was buried in Miller Cemetery (east of Buckhannon), Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.1,2 He was born on 3 February 1843 in Virginia.3,4,1 He was the son of Joseph Miller and Nancy Miller.1,2 Jacob Miller married Sarah Pumphrey, daughter of Lorenzo Dow Pumphrey and Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong, on 24 December 1857 in Upshur, West Virginia.5,1

Last Edited=4 Feb 2011

Children of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey

Citations

  1. [S94] Jo-Wayne Booth Files, copy of "Letters to the Editor" newspaper clipping, dated c Sept 26, 1976, sent to John Teets 11/20/2004. Article written by (Mrs.) Patty Webb Eubanks of Oklahoma City, OK, with references to Russell Miller of Buckhannon, WV and his daughter Rosalie Sanders of Fairmont, WV.
  2. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, September 7, 1870, HH#213-196
    Miller, Jacob, 34, farm laborer, VA
    Sarah, 30, keeping house, VA
    Joseph, 11, VA
    Alice, 9, VA
    William H., 6, WV
    George W., 4, WV
    Over T., 5/12 (Feb), WV.
  4. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.
  5. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 51, December 24, 1857 in Upshur County, West Virginia
    Miller, Jacob, 22, single, b. Rockbridge County, Virginia
    Pumphrey, Sarah, 18, single, b. Augusta County, Virginia.

George D. Miller1,2

M, b. circa 1859
George D. Miller|b. c 1859|p119.htm#i3548|John M. Miller|b. 1834|p82.htm#i2460|Barbara Jane Ours||p83.htm#i2461|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|||||||
     George D. Miller was born circa 1859.1 He was the son of John M. Miller and Barbara Jane Ours.1

Last Edited=1 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia.
  2. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Descendants of Henry Wilfong/Willfong, undated.

Mary E. Miller1

F, b. circa 1858
Mary E. Miller|b. c 1858|p119.htm#i3549|John M. Miller|b. 1834|p82.htm#i2460|Barbara Jane Ours||p83.htm#i2461|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|||||||
     Mary E. Miller was born circa 1858.1 She was the daughter of John M. Miller and Barbara Jane Ours.1

Last Edited=1 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, age 12.

James W. McKown1

M, b. 1844
     James W. McKown married Margaret Miller.1 James W. McKown was born in 1844 in Jackson, Virginia.1

Last Edited=6 Jan 2005

Children of James W. McKown and Margaret Miller

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

Carrie McKown1

F, b. 1871
Carrie McKown|b. 1871|p119.htm#i3551|James W. McKown|b. 1844|p119.htm#i3550|Margaret Miller|b. 1848|p119.htm#i3545|||||||||||||
     Carrie McKown was born in 1871.1 She was the daughter of James W. McKown and Margaret Miller.1

Last Edited=1 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

Homer McKown1

M, b. 1874
Homer McKown|b. 1874|p119.htm#i3552|James W. McKown|b. 1844|p119.htm#i3550|Margaret Miller|b. 1848|p119.htm#i3545|||||||||||||
     Homer McKown was born in 1874.1 He was the son of James W. McKown and Margaret Miller.1

Last Edited=1 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

Senie McKown1

F, b. 1878
Senie McKown|b. 1878|p119.htm#i3553|James W. McKown|b. 1844|p119.htm#i3550|Margaret Miller|b. 1848|p119.htm#i3545|||||||||||||
     Senie McKown was born in 1878.1 She was the daughter of James W. McKown and Margaret Miller.1

Last Edited=1 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

George W. Miller1

M, b. 16 March 1866, d. 26 July 1943
George W. Miller|b. 16 Mar 1866\nd. 26 Jul 1943|p119.htm#i3554|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     George W. Miller was born on 16 March 1866 in Upshur, West Virginia.2,3,4 He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.1 George W. Miller was born on 23 March 1866 in Upshur, West Virginia.5 He died on 26 July 1943 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 77.5 He was buried on 28 July 1943 in Miller Cemetery, Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.5

Last Edited=4 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 120, George W. Miller, born March 16, 1866 in Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Jacob Miller.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, September 7, 1870, HH#213-196
    Miller, Jacob, 34, farm laborer, VA
    Sarah, 30, keeping house, VA
    Joseph, 11, VA
    Alice, 9, VA
    William H., 6, WV
    George W., 4, WV
    Over T., 5/12 (Feb), WV.
  4. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.
  5. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, George W. Miller, born March 23, 1866 in Upshur County, West Virginia, age 77y 4m 3d, widowed s/o Jacob Miller (Virginia) and Sarah Pumphrey (Virginia), died July 26, 1943 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Earl Miller (Buckhannon). Buried July 28, 1943 in Miller Cemetery, Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia by Ray F. Poling.

Alice Miller1

F, b. circa 1862
Alice Miller|b. c 1862|p119.htm#i3555|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     Alice Miller was born circa 1862 in Virginia.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.1 Alice Miller married G. L. Shreve, son of N. G. Shreve and Martha (?), on 9 January 1898 in residence of the bride, Upshur, West Virginia.4

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, September 7, 1870, HH#213-196
    Miller, Jacob, 34, farm laborer, VA
    Sarah, 30, keeping house, VA
    Joseph, 11, VA
    Alice, 9, VA
    William H., 6, WV
    George W., 4, WV
    Over T., 5/12 (Feb), WV.
  3. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.
  4. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, January 9, 1898 at the residence of the bride in Upshur County, West Virginia by Columbus Lanham
    Shreve, G. L., 34, widower, b. Uphsur County, West Virginia, resides Hinkle, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o N. G. & Martha Shreve
    Miller, Alice, 35, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Jacob Miller.

Opha D. Miller1

M, b. February 1870
Opha D. Miller|b. Feb 1870|p119.htm#i3556|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     Opha D. Miller was born in February 1870 in West Virginia.3,4,1 He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.2
     Opha D. Miller was also known as Over T. Miller.3 Opha D. Miller was also known as Ower Miller.2

Last Edited=4 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S157] Census: 1910 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 0150, April 31, 1910, HH#80-80
    Miller, Opha D., 39, WV VA VA
    Mother Sarah, 69, widowed, 8 children, 7 living, VA VA VA.
  2. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, September 7, 1870, HH#213-196
    Miller, Jacob, 34, farm laborer, VA
    Sarah, 30, keeping house, VA
    Joseph, 11, VA
    Alice, 9, VA
    William H., 6, WV
    George W., 4, WV
    Over T., 5/12 (Feb), WV.
  4. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.

Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller1,2,3

M, b. 3 May 1875, d. 2 June 1947
Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller|b. 3 May 1875\nd. 2 Jun 1947|p119.htm#i3557|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller was born on 3 April 1874.4 He was born on 3 May 1875 in Upshur, West Virginia.5,6,7,8,9,10 He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.3 Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller married Martha Ann "Mattie" Kelley, daughter of N. Calvin Kelley and Emily Hevner, on 13 April 1899 in Isaac Carter's residence, Upshur, West Virginia.11 Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller died on 2 June 1947 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 72.12 He was buried on 4 June 1947 in Philadelphia Church Cemetery, Hampton, Upshur, West Virginia.12
     Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller registered for the WWI Draft on on 11 September 1918 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.4

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Children of Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Miller and Martha Ann "Mattie" Kelley

Citations

  1. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, February 20, 1926 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia by Forest Snyder
    Taylor, Francis William, 21, b. Cleveland, Ohio, resides Buckhannon, Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o H. C. & Dosia Taylor
    Miller, Goldie, 20, b. Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Tom & [unspecified] Miller.
  2. [S2562] Minter D. Miller, Email to John Teets, 2/3/2011, Teets Family & Ancestry - Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia.
  3. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  4. [S351] Ancestry.com: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Name: Thomas Jefferson Miller
    County: Upshur
    State: West Virginia
    Birth Date: 3 Apr 1874
    Race: White
    FHL Roll Number: 1992966
    DraftBoard: 0
    [nearest relative Mrs. Mattie Miller].
  5. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 63, Thos. Miller, born May 3, 1875 in Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Jacob Miller.
  6. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.
  7. [S180] Census: 1900 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 143, June 6, 1900, HH#107-107
    Miller, Thos. J., Apr 1874, 26, married 1 year, WV WV WV
    wife Mattie, Feb 1878, 22, married 1 year, 1 child, 1 living, WV WV WV
    son Guy, Apr 1900, 1/12, WV WV WV.
  8. [S157] Census: 1910 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 0150, April 28, 1910, HH#87-87
    Miller, Thomas J., 31, married once, married 12 years, WV VA VA
    wife Mattie, 30, married once, married 12 years, 5 children, 5 living, WV WV WV
    son Gary, 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ruth, 9, WV WV WV
    daughter Tarey, 6, WV WV WV
    daughter Goldie, 4, WV WV WV
    son Merideth, 1 4/12, WV WV WV.
  9. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 140, January 7, 1920, HH#49-49
    Miller, Thomas J., 46, WV VA VA
    wife Mattie, 40, WV Ireland VA
    son Guy, 20, WV WV WV
    daughter Tarsie, 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Goldie, 14, WV WV WV
    son Meredith, 12, WV WV WV
    son Thomas, 8, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 1 6/12, WV WV WV.
  10. [S220] Census: 1930 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 3, April 14, 1930, HH#296-312
    Miller, Thomas J., 56, WV WV WV
    wife Mattie, 52, WV WV VA
    son Thomas, 19, WV WV WV
    daughter Mildred, 8, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 12, WV WV WV.
  11. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, April 13, 1899 in Upshur County, West Virginia by J. W. Hollen
    Miller, Thomas J., 24, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Jacob & Sarah Miller
    Kelley, Mattie, 22, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Hampton, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o N.? C. & Emily Kelley.
  12. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Thomas J. Miller, born May 3, 1875 in Upshur County, West Virginia, age 72y 4m 29d, widowed, SSN 200-03-3433, s/o Jacob Miller (West Virginia) and Sarah Pumphrey (West Virginia), died June 2, 1947 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Sadie Taylor (Rt 4, Buckhannon). Buried June 4, 1947 in Philadelphia Church Cemetery, Hampton, Upshur County, West Virginia by B. F. Whitescarver.
  13. [S351] Ancestry.com: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Name: Guy Raymond Miller
    County: Upshur
    State: West Virginia
    Birth Date: 14 Jan 1899
    Race: White
    FHL Roll Number: 1992966
    DraftBoard: 0
    [father Thomas J. Miller].
  14. [S157] Census: 1910 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 0150, April 28, 1910, HH#87-87
    Miller, Thomas J., 31, married once, married 12 years, WV VA VA
    wife Mattie, 30, married once, married 12 years, 5 children, 5 living, WV WV WV
    son Gary, 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ruth, 9, WV WV WV
    daughter Tarey, 4, WV WV WV
    daughter Goldie, 4, WV WV WV
    son Merideth, 1 4/12, WV WV WV.
  15. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 140, January 7, 1920, HH#49-49
    Miller, Thomas J., 46, WV VA VA
    wife Mattie, 40, WV Ireland VA
    daughter Tarsie, 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Goldie, 14, WV WV WV
    son Meredith, 12, WV WV WV
    son Thomas, 8, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 1 6/12, WV WV WV.

Earl Miller1,2

M, b. 4 November 1879
Earl Miller|b. 4 Nov 1879|p119.htm#i3558|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     Earl Miller was born on 4 November 1879 in Upshur, West Virginia.3,1 He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.2

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.
  2. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  3. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 72, Earl Miller, November 4, 1879 in Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Jacob Miller and Sarah Miller.

William H. Miller1

M, b. circa 1864
William H. Miller|b. c 1864|p119.htm#i3559|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     William H. Miller was born circa 1864 in West Virginia.2,3 He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.1

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, September 7, 1870, HH#213-196
    Miller, Jacob, 34, farm laborer, VA
    Sarah, 30, keeping house, VA
    Joseph, 11, VA
    Alice, 9, VA
    William H., 6, WV
    George W., 4, WV
    Over T., 5/12 (Feb), WV.
  3. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 8, 1880, HH#68-69
    Miller, Jacob, 44, farmer, WV VA VA
    wife Sarah, 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Joseph L., 21, works on farm, WV VA VA
    daughter Alice, 18, at home, WV VA VA
    son William H., 16, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son George W., 13, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son Over T., 10, works on farm, WV VA VA
    son James, 9, WV VA VA
    son Thomas J., 4, WV VA VA
    son Earl, 7/12 (Nov), WV VA VA.

James Miller1

M, b. circa 1871
James Miller|b. c 1871|p119.htm#i3560|Jacob Miller|b. 3 Feb 1843|p119.htm#i3547|Sarah Pumphrey|b. c 1838|p83.htm#i2463|Joseph Miller|b. c 1800\nd. b 1880|p82.htm#i2458|Nancy Miller|b. 1810|p82.htm#i2459|Lorenzo D. Pumphrey|b. bt 1807 - 1814\nd. b 1900|p83.htm#i2464|Anna Lee "Annie" Wilfong|b. 11 Oct 1821\nd. 1884|p53.htm#i1568|

Relationship=4th great-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.].
     James Miller was born circa 1871 in Upshur, West Virginia. He was the son of Jacob Miller and Sarah Pumphrey.1

Last Edited=3 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.

Jacob Ours1,2

M, b. circa 1846
Jacob Ours|b. c 1846|p119.htm#i3561|John Ours|b. c 1816|p119.htm#i3562|Drusilla Hess|b. c 1817|p119.htm#i3563|Henry Ours Sr.|b. 1790\nd. 18 Jul 1878|p235.htm#i7022|Sarah "Sally" Strader|b. c 1795|p235.htm#i7023|Peter Hess||p235.htm#i7027||||
     Jacob Ours was born circa 1846 in Lewis, Virginia.1,3,4,5 He was the son of John Ours and Drusilla Hess.1 Jacob Ours married Susanna "Susan" Miller, daughter of Joseph Miller and Nancy Miller, on 16 August 1863 in Upshur, West Virginia.1,6 Jacob Ours married Nancy Jane Hess, daughter of Peter Hess, on 18 May 1922 in Upshur, West Virginia.7

Last Edited=5 Oct 2005

Children of Jacob Ours and Susanna "Susan" Miller

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, age 24.
  3. [S444] Census: 1850 Lewis, Virginia, District 30, August 12, 1850, HH#669-673
    Ours, John, 33, farmer, VA
    Drusilla, 32, VA
    Mary, 8, VA
    Susan, 6, VA
    Jacob, 4, VA
    Perry?, 3, VA
    Henry, 2, VA
    Elizabeth, 4/12, VA.
  4. [S437] Census: 1870 Lewis, West Virginia, Union, September 8, 1870, HH#228-208
    Ours, Jacob, 24, farm laborer, VA
    Susanna, 32, keeping house, VA
    Agnes J., 6, VA
    Harvey D., 5, VA
    John W., 3, VA
    Garson?, 2, VA.
  5. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 24, 1880, HH#269-272
    Ours, Jacob, 38, farm laborer, WV WV WV
    wife Susanna, 45, keeping house, VA VA VA
    daughter Agnes J., 16, at home, WV WV VA
    daughter Nancy D., 15, at home, WV WV VA
    son John W., 12, WV WV VA
    daughter Fanny, 8, WV WV VA
    daughter Martha S., 4, WV WV VA.
  6. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, August 16, 1863
    Ours, Jacob, 19, Lewis; Upshur, s/o John & Drusilla
    Miller, Susan, 23, Rockbridge, VA; Upshur, d/o Joseph & Nancy.
  7. [S9] Upshur County, WV, Marriages 1896-1923, Cochran, May 18, 1922
    Ours, Jacob, 78, widowed, Upshur, s/o John & Drusilla
    Bennett, Nancy Jane, 73, widowed, Upshur, d/o Peter Hess.
  8. [S6] Upshur County, West Virginia, Births, 1853-1897, OURS, Mandruzilla Mar 18, 1865 d/o Jacob Jr. Susan 1-49-70.

John Ours1

M, b. circa 1816
John Ours|b. c 1816|p119.htm#i3562|Henry Ours Sr.|b. 1790\nd. 18 Jul 1878|p235.htm#i7022|Sarah "Sally" Strader|b. c 1795|p235.htm#i7023|John G. Ours (Auer)|b. 27 Nov 1739\nd. 1793|p237.htm#i7104|Anna M. Weatherholt|b. 7 Jul 1753\nd. 1838|p237.htm#i7105|||||||
     John Ours married Drusilla Hess, daughter of Peter Hess.1 John Ours was born circa 1816 in (West) Virginia.3,4 He was the son of Henry Ours Sr. and Sarah "Sally" Strader.2

Last Edited=14 Jun 2005

Children of John Ours and Drusilla Hess

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S7] Book: "The History of Upshur County, West Virginia: From Its Earliest Exploration and Settlement to the Present Time", by W.B. Cutright, 1907, p.529.
  3. [S444] Census: 1850 Lewis, Virginia, District 30, August 12, 1850, HH#669-673
    Ours, John, 33, farmer, VA
    Drusilla, 32, VA
    Mary, 8, VA
    Susan, 6, VA
    Jacob, 4, VA
    Perry?, 3, VA
    Henry, 2, VA
    Elizabeth, 4/12, VA.
  4. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 24, 1880, HH#270-273
    Ours, John, 61, farmer, WV WV WV
    Drusilla, 61, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son Perry, 30, WV WV WV
    daughter Elmira, 22, WV WV WV
    daughter Columbia, 18, WV WV WV.
  5. [S6] Upshur County, West Virginia, Births, 1853-1897, OURS, John Aug 14, 1854 s/o John Drusilla 1-04-183.

Drusilla Hess1

F, b. circa 1817
Drusilla Hess|b. c 1817|p119.htm#i3563|Peter Hess||p235.htm#i7027||||||||||||||||
     Drusilla Hess married John Ours, son of Henry Ours Sr. and Sarah "Sally" Strader.1 Drusilla Hess was born circa 1817 in (West) Virginia.3,4 She was the daughter of Peter Hess.2

Last Edited=14 Jun 2005

Children of Drusilla Hess and John Ours

Citations

  1. [S124] Beverly Howes, Descendants of Joseph Miller, received 12/2004, undated.
  2. [S7] Book: "The History of Upshur County, West Virginia: From Its Earliest Exploration and Settlement to the Present Time", by W.B. Cutright, 1907, p.529.
  3. [S444] Census: 1850 Lewis, Virginia, District 30, August 12, 1850, HH#669-673
    Ours, John, 33, farmer, VA
    Drusilla, 32, VA
    Mary, 8, VA
    Susan, 6, VA
    Jacob, 4, VA
    Perry?, 3, VA
    Henry, 2, VA
    Elizabeth, 4/12, VA.
  4. [S158] Census: 1880 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, District 127, June 24, 1880, HH#270-273
    Ours, John, 61, farmer, WV WV WV
    Drusilla, 61, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son Perry, 30, WV WV WV
    daughter Elmira, 22, WV WV WV
    daughter Columbia, 18, WV WV WV.
  5. [S6] Upshur County, West Virginia, Births, 1853-1897, OURS, John Aug 14, 1854 s/o John Drusilla 1-04-183.

Frank Fisher Melton1

M, b. 23 November 1901, d. 21 February 1978
Frank Fisher Melton|b. 23 Nov 1901\nd. 21 Feb 1978|p119.htm#i3564|Jefferson Davis Melton|b. 22 Jan 1861\nd. 5 Apr 1939|p88.htm#i2619|Harriett Frances Williams|b. 19 Dec 1868\nd. 21 Jan 1957|p88.htm#i2620|Benjamin A. Melton|b. 28 May 1825\nd. 11 Mar 1888|p82.htm#i2435|Sarah A. Jarrett|b. 18 Dec 1831\nd. 4 Oct 1900|p82.htm#i2434|||||||
     Frank Fisher Melton married Thelma E. Jarrett, daughter of James Jasper Jarrett and Tida White.2 Frank Fisher Melton was born on 23 November 1901.3,4 He was the son of Jefferson Davis Melton and Harriett Frances Williams.2 Frank Fisher Melton died on 21 February 1978 in Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia, at age 76.3,5 He was buried after 21 February 1978 in Jarretts Ford Cemetery, Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia.3

Last Edited=15 Jan 2008

Children of Frank Fisher Melton and Thelma E. Jarrett

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton.
  3. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Picture:, 6/5/2005 [pictures of tombstones].
  4. [S27] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index, Name: Frank Melton
    SSN: 236-40-0081
    Last Residence: 25071 Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States of America
    Born: 23 Nov 1901
    Last Benefit: 25071 Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States of America
    Died: Feb 1978 State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951 ).
  5. [S95] Tombstone:, Frank Fisher Melton, b. 23 Nov 1901, d. 21 Feb 1978.

Thelma E. Jarrett1

F
Thelma E. Jarrett||p119.htm#i3565|James Jasper Jarrett|b. 4 Jul 1882\nd. 12 Mar 1954|p119.htm#i3566|Tida White|b. 22 Apr 1890\nd. 22 Jun 1964|p231.htm#i6922|||||||||||||
     Thelma E. Jarrett is the daughter of James Jasper Jarrett and Tida White.1,2 Thelma E. Jarrett married Frank Fisher Melton, son of Jefferson Davis Melton and Harriett Frances Williams.3

Last Edited=5 Jun 2005

Children of Thelma E. Jarrett and Frank Fisher Melton

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Picture:, 6/5/2005 [pictures of tombstones].
  3. [S184] Debra Sue Melton.

James Jasper Jarrett1

M, b. 4 July 1882, d. 12 March 1954
     James Jasper Jarrett married Tida White.2 James Jasper Jarrett was born on 4 July 1882.2 He died on 12 March 1954 at age 71.2 He was buried after 12 March 1954 in Jarretts Ford Cemetery, Elkview, West Virginia.2

Last Edited=11 Aug 2005

Child of James Jasper Jarrett and Tida White

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Picture:, 6/5/2005 [pictures of tombstones].

James Dexter Melton1

M, b. 14 October 1925, d. 16 February 1996
James Dexter Melton|b. 14 Oct 1925\nd. 16 Feb 1996|p119.htm#i3567|Frank Fisher Melton|b. 23 Nov 1901\nd. 21 Feb 1978|p119.htm#i3564|Thelma E. Jarrett||p119.htm#i3565|Jefferson D. Melton|b. 22 Jan 1861\nd. 5 Apr 1939|p88.htm#i2619|Harriett F. Williams|b. 19 Dec 1868\nd. 21 Jan 1957|p88.htm#i2620|James J. Jarrett|b. 4 Jul 1882\nd. 12 Mar 1954|p119.htm#i3566|Tida White|b. 22 Apr 1890\nd. 22 Jun 1964|p231.htm#i6922|
James Dexter Melton and Juanita Yvonne Swinderman Melton
     James Dexter Melton was born on 14 October 1925.2,3 He was the son of Frank Fisher Melton and Thelma E. Jarrett.1 James Dexter Melton married Juanita Yvonne Swinderman on 23 December 1948 in Kanawha, West Virginia.1 James Dexter Melton died on 16 February 1996 at age 70.2,3 He was buried after 16 February 1996 in White Cemetery, Blue Creek, West Virginia.2

Last Edited=11 Aug 2005

Children of James Dexter Melton and Juanita Yvonne Swinderman

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Picture:, 6/5/2005 [pictures of tombstones].
  3. [S27] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index, Name: James D. Melton
    SSN: 725-03-1406
    Last Residence: 25071 Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States of America
    Born: 14 Oct 1925
    Died: 16 Feb 1996
    State (Year) SSN issued: Railroad Board (Issued Through) (Before 1951 ).

Anna Faye Melton1

F
Anna Faye Melton||p119.htm#i3568|Frank Fisher Melton|b. 23 Nov 1901\nd. 21 Feb 1978|p119.htm#i3564|Thelma E. Jarrett||p119.htm#i3565|Jefferson D. Melton|b. 22 Jan 1861\nd. 5 Apr 1939|p88.htm#i2619|Harriett F. Williams|b. 19 Dec 1868\nd. 21 Jan 1957|p88.htm#i2620|James J. Jarrett|b. 4 Jul 1882\nd. 12 Mar 1954|p119.htm#i3566|Tida White|b. 22 Apr 1890\nd. 22 Jun 1964|p231.htm#i6922|
     Anna Faye Melton is the daughter of Frank Fisher Melton and Thelma E. Jarrett.1 Anna Faye Melton married Raymond Daniel Fizer Jr.1

Last Edited=9 Jan 2005

Children of Anna Faye Melton and Raymond Daniel Fizer Jr.

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.

Juanita Yvonne Swinderman1

F, b. 16 August 1929, d. 18 August 2004
     Juanita Yvonne Swinderman was born on 16 August 1929.2 She married James Dexter Melton, son of Frank Fisher Melton and Thelma E. Jarrett, on 23 December 1948 in Kanawha, West Virginia.1 Juanita Yvonne Swinderman died on 18 August 2004 at age 75.2 She was buried after 18 August 2004 in White Cemetery, Blue Creek, West Virginia.2

Last Edited=11 Aug 2005

Children of Juanita Yvonne Swinderman and James Dexter Melton

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Picture:, 6/5/2005 [pictures of tombstones].

Debra Sue Melton1

F, b. 18 May 1956
Debra Sue Melton|b. 18 May 1956|p119.htm#i3570|James Dexter Melton|b. 14 Oct 1925\nd. 16 Feb 1996|p119.htm#i3567|Juanita Yvonne Swinderman|b. 16 Aug 1929\nd. 18 Aug 2004|p119.htm#i3569|Frank F. Melton|b. 23 Nov 1901\nd. 21 Feb 1978|p119.htm#i3564|Thelma E. Jarrett||p119.htm#i3565|||||||
Debra Sue Melton Dennis
     Debra Sue Melton was born on 18 May 1956 in Charleston, West Virginia.2 She is the daughter of James Dexter Melton and Juanita Yvonne Swinderman.1 Debra Sue Melton married Eugene Keith Dennis on 2 March 1973 in Kanawha, West Virginia.2 Debra Sue Melton and Eugene Keith Dennis were divorced on 14 July 1988.2 Debra Sue Melton married Glenn Richard Vickers, son of William Wesley Vickers and Madge Hoover, on 20 June 1998 in Kanawha, West Virginia.2

Last Edited=9 Jan 2005

Child of Debra Sue Melton and Eugene Keith Dennis

Citations

  1. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Re: Melton Genealogy, dated 1/5/2005.
  2. [S184] Debra Sue Melton, email to John Teets, Meltons, dated 1/8/2005.
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