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Eli Porter Mills
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1816
Orangeville Center
Wyoming County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1882
Eaton County
Michigan, USA

Son of Simeon Asa Mills and Clarissa Porter

Married Jane Porter Frazer, 28 Oct 1838, Orangeville, Wyoming, New York

Children: Ernest Mills, Herbert Leslie Mills, Alverda Delos Mills, Harriet Elmira Mills, Augusta Andrews Mills, Homer Bertrand Mills, Robert Porter Mills, Simeon Mills

Eli P. Mills and family moved to Illinois where Homer was born in Wheeling, Illinois, near Chicago. Later moved to Waukegan, Illinois; and from there Eli went to California with a company in a wagon across the continent. He was in California four years.

His wife and children had returned to Richland, Michigan, where his father, Simeon Mills, lived. Then after his return both families moved to Buchanan County, Iowa but later all returned to Michigan.

Herbert Leslie Mills went into the Union Army in 1861 in Company L 1st Iowa Calvary and went to Michigan at close of war. Then he went to Brookfield (Mar 1866) near Eaton Rapids where the family lived. 
Family links: 
  Jane Porter Frazer Mills (1817 - 1911)
  Augusta Andrews Mills Kenney (1846 - 1894)*
  Homer Bertrand Mills (1849 - 1928)*
  Robert Porter Mills (1855 - 1933)*
  Simeon Mills (1858 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Feb 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17860859

 Added: May. 21, 2009

- SMSmith
 Added: Feb. 8, 2007

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