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 Miller Downing

Miller Downing

Birth
Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Apr 1879 (aged 74)
Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 11999657 · View Source
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Son of Richard Downing and Elizabeth Miller. Married Sarah Quinn Mount in 1834. Ten children: Deborah Elizabeth; Mary Ellen; Louisa Miller; Jane Eliza; Edwin Price; Hannah Handy; James Mount; Thomas William; Sarah Virginia; and Tolliver Handy.

The Daily Local News, West Chester, Chester County, Pa.
April 28, 1879

Death of an Aged Citizen- Miller Downing, a highly respected citizen of Downingtown, having been born in that borough, died in that borough on Sunday, at the advanced age of 74 years. He was a life-long resident of Downingtown, having been born there, and during all his life followed the occupation of a farmer. Notice of his funeral will be found in another column.

Ibid:
April 29, 1879

DOWNING: At Downingtown, on the 27th of April, Miller Downing, aged 74 years.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from his late residence on Thursday, May 1st., leave the house at 11 a.m.

Ibid:
May 2, 1879

Funeral: On Thursday the remains of Miller Downing, an old resident of this place, was consigned to their resting place in the Friends' Burying Ground, near the borough. The funeral was largely attended.



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  • Created by: Ray Downing
  • Added: 14 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11999657
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Miller Downing (15 Apr 1805–27 Apr 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11999657, citing Downingtown Friends Meetinghouse Cemetery, Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Ray Downing (contributor 46523418) .