Ezekiel Miller, Jr.

Male 1783 - 1855  (71 years)


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  • Name Ezekiel Miller 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 1 Aug 1783  Granville, Washington Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Est 1813 
    War of 1812 (US)
    16th Regt. New York Militi(Stranahan's) 
    Died 27 Mar 1855  Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ezekiel and Polly (Hogaboom) Miller - Virgil Cemetery
    Ezekiel and Polly (Hogaboom) Miller - Virgil Cemetery
    Notes 
    • Living in the Covert,Seneca County area before 1800, as he is there in the 1800 census with his mother and two sister, his father apparently is not there at that time. In Ezekiel's Will, Henry Winters states, "his wife and my mother were sisters" (Henry's mother was a Hogaboom).

      Ezekiel served in the War of 1812 16 REG'T (STRANAHAN'S), NEW YORK MILITIA. This is also noted in the "Festal gathering of the early settlers and present inhabitants of the town of Virgil, Cortland County, N.Y. : held at Virgil Village on Thursday, the 25th of August, 1853, embracing a historic sketch of the town : supplemented with a brief historical account of events from that time to 1878. Dryden, N.Y.?. unknown. 1878."

      The Last Will and Testament of Ezekial Miller
      In the matter of proving the last will and testament of Ezekial Miller, deceased--Cortland County.
      Be it remembered that heretofore, upon the petition of George W. Miller, the executor named in the last will and testament of Ezekial Miller, late of the town of Virgil in the said county, deceased, for that purpose, to the Surrogate of said County, a citation was duly issued in this matter, which citation with the proofs of service thereof, were thereafter duly returned to said Surrogate and which said petition and citation , with the proof of said service thereof, are now on file in the office of said Surrogate. And therefore, the said Last Will and Testament of the said deceased with the proof, thereof, were produced and are as follows to wit.
      In the name of God, Amen. I, Ezekial Miller of the town of Virgil, County of Cortland and State of New York, of the age of seventy one years, and being of a sound mind and memory, do make and publish and declare this my last will and testament in manner following, that is to say:
      1st. I give and bequeath to my wife Polly, one grey mare, the one used on my premises, as a part of the team, valued at eighty dollars. Also, all my household furniture, beds, bedding, chairs, table, bureaus, stands, clothing, etc, dishes, pails, pans, stove and stove pipe. Also, clock, looking glass and all above furniture and all kinds of ---- about house to be accepted in lieu of dower, together with her right to my real estate hereinafter described.
      2nd I give and bequeath to my daughter Almyra the sum of two hundred dollars.
      3rd I give and bequeath to my son Arnold A. Miller the sum of one hundred dollars.
      4th I give and bequeath to my daughter Dema ? Parker, the interest of the sum of eighty dollars, interest to commence two years from and after my decease, and after said Dema's decease, the principal to go to her heirs.
      5th I give and bequeath to my daughter Almyra one old cow called Cherry, six years old this spring, and said cow to be kept on my premises, while said Almyra lives in said premises. Also, six sheep to be kept on the place with the said cow all winters and summers during the time said Almyra stays on said premises. Also, said Almyra to have a maintenance until the decease of her mother on said premises. Said several legacies (excepting the personal property) to be paid two years after my decease.
      6th I give and bequeath and devise to my son George W. Miller, his heirs and assign all that tract or parcel of land situated on Lot number thirty-nine in Virgil. County and State aforesaid, it being the same land conveyed to me by Abraham VanBuskirk & Catherine his wife, deed dated, May 11, 1837, and recorded in the Cortland County Clerk's office in Libre Y of deed ---- :387, May 12th 1837. Also, another piece or parcel of land deeded to me by John Shevalier ? and Anna his wife. Deed dated 27th July, 1838, and recorded in the County of Cortland Clerk's office in Libre No.1 of deeds -----:471, December 10th, 1838.
      Lastly, I give and bequeath all the rest and residue and remainder of my personal estate, goods and chattel of whatsover nature or kind soever to my son, George W. Miller, whom I hereby appoint to be Executor of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made. In witness thereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 19th day of March, 1855.
      Ezekial Miller
    Person ID I209  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2013 

    Father Ezekiel Miller,   b. Abt 1745, East Hampton, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1832, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Mary,   b. Abt 1745, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Polly Hogaboom,   b. 25 Oct 1788, Colchester, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1862, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1808 
    Children 
     1. Almira Miller,   b. Abt 1808, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1865  (Age ~ 58 years)
    +2. Arnold Anson Miller,   b. 27 May 1809, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1861, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +3. Eliza Miller,   b. ca 1812, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1894, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
    +4. H. Nelson Miller,   b. ca 1814, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1893, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
    +5. Harry H. Miller,   b. 04 Feb 1817, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Aug 1893, West Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +6. Ambrose W. Miller,   b. 1820, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1890, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +7. Phebe Miller,   b. 1823, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1883, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +8. George W. Miller,   b. 4 Mar 1825, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1873, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +9. Dima H. Miller,   b. 1828, Cortland Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1869, Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     10. Albert Ebur Miller,   b. 7 Apr 1831, Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1913, Orleans, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F1326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Aug 1783 - Granville, Washington Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Mar 1855 - Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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