James Madison Miller

James Madison Miller[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1816 - 1865  (48 years)

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  • Name James Madison Miller 
    Born 7 Apr 1816  Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Mar 1865  Florence POW Stockade, Florence Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Methodist Church Cemetery, Five Forks, Pageland, Chesterfield, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I25511  Robert Jackson
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2017 

    Family Frances Shehorn Blakeney,   b. 7 Jul 1819, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1881, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mallisa (I or J) Miller,   b. Abt 1836, Prob Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     2. Susan Miller,   b. Abt 1841, Prob Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     3. Charlotte Miller,   b. Abt 1843, Prob Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     4. Harriett Miller,   b. Abt 1845, Prob Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     5. James Alexander Miller,   b. Abt 1847, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     6. Stephen Decater Miller,   b. Abt 1849, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     7. Jane Miller,   b. Abt 1852, Old Store, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     8. John C. Miller,   b. Abt 1855, Old Store, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     9. William Blakeney Miller,   b. Abt 1858, Old Store, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     10. Olive S. Miller,   b. Abt 1865, Old Store, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F9476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • For the record of the execution of James Madison Miller by Union Troops just before the end of the Civil War, scroll down this page: http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/o/Lottie-L-Stout/GENE4-0003.html .

      See also: http://www.jamesmillerscv.org/index_files/Page276.htm

      Gravestone inscription: "James M. Miller Co C. Browns Batt. S. C. Infy. Who was shot to death in retaliation for a regularly detailed forager who was murdered and found near Big Lynch Creek S. C., March 2nd 1865"

      From record at Find-a-Grave site: "Methodist Minister and Guard at Florence POW Stockade during US Civil War. Was executed in retaliation for killing of a Union Soldier of the 30th Illinois by drawing at random a short lot.
      Brother of Major John Simpson Miller."

      1850 Census dist n/g, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina
      James M Miller, 34 M Farmer 4000 SC
      Frances Miller, 30 F SC
      Malissa T Miller, 14 F SC (image looks more like Malissa I or J.)
      Susan Miller, 9 F SC
      Charlotte Miller, 7 F SC
      Harriet Miller, 5 F SC
      James Miller, 3 M SC
      Stephen Miller, 1 M SC

      1860 Census dist n/g, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina
      Post Office: Old Store
      The family is indexed as Mcmiller because the hand writting is so bad.
      Jno McMiller, 45 M Farmer SC The name should be James M. Miller.
      Frances McMiller, 41 F blank
      Susan McMiller, 18 F blank
      Charlotte McMiller, 16 F blank
      Harriet McMiller, 14 F blank
      Janos McMiller, 12 M blank (James)
      Stephen McMiller, 10 M blank
      Jane McMiller, 8 F blank
      Jno McMiller, 5 M blank
      Wm McMiller, 2 M blank

  • Sources 
    1. [S119] Email from Donna Moran, descendant, (dmspmoran add the at hot mail add the dot com).

    2. [S1578] Website of Lottie Stout: , (http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/o/Lottie-L-Stout/GENE4-0003.html).

    3. [S1016] 1850 U.S. Census, (http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8054), Chesterfield Co., South Carolina.

    4. [S85] 1860 U.S. Census, (http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7667), dist n/g, Chesterfield Co., South Carolina.

    5. [S1738] Find A Grave Website, (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi), Memorial# 61996385.
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=61996385