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Joel B. Miller
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1811
Springs
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1885
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA

Joel B. Miller was an outstanding man in the community in his generation. Beside operating a large farm, he was known far & near as an expert mechanic, in both wood and metals. All of his 5 sons & many of his grandsons were born mechanics. The study and the practical applicatons of the science of geology was a lifetime hobby with him.

MILLER .--On the 2nd of August, in Elk Lick Twp., Somerset Co., Pa., of paralysis, Joel Miller , aged 74 years, 4 months and 6 days. Funeral services by Manasscs Beachy from Rom. 8:1-5. The services were attended by a large concourse of friends and acquaintances. He leaves a second wife and nine children to mourn his departure. The deceased was a faithful member of the Amish Mennonite Church until he was called from labor to reward. He is much missed by the church in the singing. Herald Of Truth - Volume XXII, Number 16 - August 15, 1885, page 25
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benedict Miller (1781 - 1837)
  Catherine Beachy Miller (1778 - 1834)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Brenneman Miller (1813 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Samuel Joel Miller (1834 - 1906)*
  Daniel Joel Miller (1836 - 1920)*
  Elias Joel Miller (1839 - 1902)*
  Elizabeth Miller Hershberger (1841 - 1904)*
  Mary J. Miller Hershberger (1843 - 1905)*
  Joel J Miller (1844 - 1915)*
  Catherine Joel Miller Miller (1848 - 1913)*
  Annie J. Miller Yoder (1858 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Miller (1805 - 1879)*
  Mary Ann Miller Hochstetler (1806 - 1878)*
  Salome Miller Kempf (1808 - 1885)*
  Joel B. Miller (1811 - 1885)
  Susanna Miller Guengerich (1812 - 1889)*
  Elizabeth Miller Eash (1813 - 1859)*
  Benedict B. Miller (1815 - 1883)*
  Moses B. Miller (1819 - 1902)*
  Jacob B. Miller (1821 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Amos J. Yoder Old Burial Ground
Elk Lick Township
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Karen
Record added: Sep 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15674938
Joel B. Miller
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- Karen
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