Francis Lowe <I>Bowman</I> Miller


Francis Lowe Bowman Miller

Rockingham County, Virginia, USA
Death 7 Jan 1906 (aged 72)
North English, Iowa County, Iowa, USA
Burial South English, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 28467456 View Source

Harrisonburg, Virginia
Harrisonburg Daily News
20 January 1906
page 1 column 6

Mrs. Miller Dead in Iowa.
News has been received here of the death of Mrs. Noah Miller, which occurred January 7, near North English, Iowa. Mrs. Miller was born in Rockingham county September 18, 1833, her maiden name being Frances Lowe. She was married to Noah Miller October 23, 1851. To this union were born 12 children, 7 girls and 5 boys, all living except one girl. They moved to Iowa in 1856, buying a farm near North English. She united with the Brethren church about 1852, being a consistent member for 54 years.
There are left to mourn her death eleven children, all of whom attended the funeral except Mrs. Sarah A. Fry of Holmesville, Neb., and M. H. Miller, of Oregon, 61 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

The Gospel Messenger
27 January 1906
page 63 column 3

Miller, Frances, nee Lowe, died near North English, Iowa, Jan. 7, 1906, aged 72 years, 3 months and 19 days. She was born in Rockingham county, Virginia; married Noah Miller, Oct. 23, 1851. To this union were born twelve children. Eleven survive her. She was in her usual health on Saturday and on Sunday morning was a corpse. They moved to a farm near North English in 1856. She was a faithful member of the Brethren church for fifty-four years. Her companion is very feeble. Services by the writer, assisted by C. M. Brower.
J. C. Seibert.


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  • Created by: Kathy
  • Added: 22 Jul 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 28467456
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Lowe Bowman Miller (18 Sep 1833–7 Jan 1906), Find a Grave Memorial ID 28467456, citing English River Church of the Brethren Cemetery, South English, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Kathy (contributor 47027838) .