|Descendants of Frederick and Mary Elizabeth Peery Miller|
The Frederick and Elizabeth Peery Miller Family
Frederick Miller (1760-1822) and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Peery (1769-1844), were both raised in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. After their marriage, they migrated to the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia. Their seven children were born in Botetourt County, Virginia, 1789-1811. The family migrated to Clark County, Ohio in 1818. Frederick bought a quarter section, containing forty acres of cleared land, located in Bethel township, six miles west of Springfield.
Frederick Miller died during the construction of their house in Clarke County in 1822. Frederick and Mary Elizabeth Miller are buried in the Bethel Cemetery, Bethel Township, Clark County, Ohio.
Frederick and Elizabeth were the parents of SEVEN (7) children: (1) Mary 1789-1850, md Anthony Leffel; (2) Henry 1791-1866, md Charity Vantassel and Sarah Beaty; (3) Elizabeth 1796-1874, md James P Leffel; (4) John 1798-1863, md Joanna Smith; (5) Daniel 1802-1878, md Elizabeth Neff ; (6) David 1805-1967, md Sarah Smith; and (7) Delilah 1811-1863, md William Gordon.
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