|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1864|
|Death: ||Oct. 14, 1944|
Miriam was born in Floyd County, Virginia to Mark Henry Custer & Rhoda E. Gray. She was the first born of their 6 children which were 3 girls & 3 boys. They were in order of birth: Miriam Annie, Byron "Homer", Printice "Print" Warner, Joseph Montgomery G., Cleopatra A. "Timmie", & Eliza F. Custer.
After the death of her mother in 1899, her father remarried to her stepmother, Mary Catherine Prillaman, in 1891 and she had 8 half siblings from this 2nd marriage. Their names were in order of birth: Eva H., Rhoda L., Henry "Bryant", Claude "Clarence", Barnard Eliza, Carrie M., Irvin N. & Estle Thomas Custer.
Miriam married Charles William Aldredge in Virginia on 07 Feb 1884. They married at the bride's home in Floyd County, VA by Elder Woodson or Woodsom Cummings. Witnesses were her father and mother.
Miriam & Charles had 8 children together (2 of them died in infancy). They were in order of birth, Ella May, Grover Lee, James Henry, Rhoda, Unnamed Daughter, Posie Warner, Mary Esther & George Cabell Aldredge.
After Charles died at the young age of 39, she remarried on 19 Sep 1905 to Thomas Newell Walton who was a preacher. They were married by E.C. Oakes.
At the age of 53 she married William G. Terry in February 1918. They divorced in May 1926.
She worked in farming and died at the age of 79 in Danville, Virginia.
Charles William Aldredge (1861 - 1901)*
Ella May Aldredge Dallas (1885 - 1962)*
James Henry Aldredge (1888 - 1964)*
Posie Warner Aldredge (1892 - 1932)*
Mary Esther Aldredge Day (1894 - 1970)*
George Cabell Aldredge (1897 - 1941)*
Created by: Craig Dixon
Record added: May 16, 2009
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