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Scope and Contents Genealogical files on the Ammons, Bell, Bennett, Booth, Boyce, Braswell, Cheek, Claytor, Couch, Cox, Craig, Darnell, Faust, Harden, Jackson, Jernigan, Kerr, Langley, Littlefield, Logan, Mabry, Miller, Moore, Morris, Oliver, Pate, Rhodes, Robertson, Sims, Sturtevant, Waldrop, Webb, and allied families collected by Mary Claire Oliver Cox.
Scope and Contents John Blount Miller (1782-1851) was the patriarch of these families and is the principal correspondent in the collection. Miller served as Commissioner in Equity for Sumter District, S.C., over a forty-year period and was active in legal affairs. He was also a planter whose estate, probated in 1851, included thirty-three slaves and substantial lands.Letters addressed to J.B. Miler and other family members, chiefly from former residents of Sumter District who migrated to other...
Background Miller graduated from Columbia College in 1918 and taught school at Hyatt Park for five years. She was a charter member of Eau Claire Music Club and Eau Claire Garden Club and a member of the Robert Gibbes Chapter of the Colonial Dames XVII Century.
- Names: Miller family X