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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
Olivet
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: 
 Parents:
  Simeon Asa Mills (1795 - 1879)
  Clarissa Porter Mills (1793 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Porter Frazer Mills (1817 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Herbert Leslie Mills (1840 - 1893)*
  Augusta Andrews Mills Keeney (1846 - 1894)*
  Homer Bertrand Mills (1849 - 1928)*
  Robert Porter Mills (1855 - 1933)*
  Simeon Mills (1858 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Cowles Mills (____ - 1843)*
  Eli Porter Mills (1816 - 1882)
  Olive Mills Fairbanks (1818 - 1898)*
  Mariette Mills Brown (1819 - 1873)*
  Maria Mills Upjohn (1821 - 1882)*
  Charles H. Mills (1826 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Olivet City Cemetery
Olivet
Eaton County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Feb 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17860859
Eli Porter Mills
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Eli Porter Mills
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- JUDY L.
 Added: May. 21, 2009

- SMSmith
 Added: Feb. 8, 2007
 
 
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