Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Robert MILLERAge: 73 years17951869

Name
Robert MILLER
Given names
Robert
Surname
MILLER
Birth September 3, 1795
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Pat Bostock.

Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Miller was born 3 Sep 1795 Erskine, Renfrew Scotland SP Image Birth Record Robert Miller - 06/09/1795 Miller Robert (OPR Births 563/0010 0268 Erskine) Heading on Page Erskine 1795 Robert - William Miller and Elizabeth Cunningham had a lawful son born Septr 3 and Baptised 6th - called Robert"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that Robert was 36 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1834. His headstone is inscribed that he was 73 years of age at the time of his death in 1869.
Baptism September 6, 1795 (Age 3 days)
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Miller was born 3 Sep 1795 Erskine, Renfrew Scotland SP Image Birth Record Robert Miller - 06/09/1795 Miller Robert (OPR Births 563/0010 0268 Erskine) Heading on Page Erskine 1795 Robert - William Miller and Elizabeth Cunningham had a lawful son born Septr 3 and Baptised 6th - called Robert"

MarriageElizabeth MUIRView this family
June 13, 1820 (Age 24 years)
Address: Middle Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert and Elizabeth married 13 June 1820 IGI ROBERT MILLER Spouse ELIZABETH MUIR 11 JUN 1820 Middle Church, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland This is a record of the bans and payment only. It seems the marriage was 2 days later. From Journal James Muir: P161 JUNE --- 1820. Married at Paisley, Tuesday, 13th June, Elizabeth Muir, daughter of the deceased James Muir, late farmer, in Netherton, to Robert Miller, wright, in Paisley"

Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary White MILLER
January 6, 1821 (Age 25 years)
Dun - Thomas and Mary White
Dun - Thomas and Mary White

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Citation details: 11 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary was born 6 January 1821 - the oldest of 11 children born to Robert Miller and Elizabeth Muir & the only one without a surviving birth/baptism record. Mary's date of birth comes from here

"From the Journal of James Muir P171 JANUARY --- 1821. Saturday, 6th, Mrs R Miller, Paisley, was safely delivered of a Daughter, -- Mary." http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~patricia/muir_journal_.htm "

Note: The headstone for Mary is inscribed that she was 77 years of age at the time of her death in 1898 and that she was bornb in Paisley Scotland.
Birth of a son
#2
William MILLER
December 31, 1822 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"William Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 31 December 1822 christening: 19 January 1823 MIDDLE CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that William was 10 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1834.
Number of childrenElizabeth MUIRView this family
11

Citation details: 11 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary was born 6 January 1821 - the oldest of 11 children born to Robert Miller and Elizabeth Muir & the only one without a surviving birth/baptism record."

Christening of a sonWilliam MILLER
January 19, 1823 (Age 27 years)
Address: Middle Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"William Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 31 December 1822 christening: 19 January 1823 MIDDLE CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Birth of a son
#3
James MILLER
October 9, 1824 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"James Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 9 October 1824 christening: 31 October 1824 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that James was 8 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1834.
Christening of a sonJames MILLER
October 31, 1824 (Age 29 years)
Address: Low Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"James Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 9 October 1824 christening: 31 October 1824 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth MILLER
November 14, 1826 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

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"Elizabeth Family Search Elisabeth Millar, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950" Name: Elisabeth Millar Gender: Female Christening Date: 10 Dec 1826 Christening Place: LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND Birth Date: 14 Nov 1826 Father's Name: Robert Millar Mother's Name: Elisabeth Muir Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11962-4 System Origin: Scotland-VR GS Film number: 1041322 Reference ID: - 2:17LKPVP

She must have died before the second Elizabeth was born - but I have no record of that death"

Christening of a daughterElizabeth MILLER
December 10, 1826 (Age 31 years)
Address: Low Church
Citation details: 12 January 2014
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeth Family Search Elisabeth Millar, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950" Name: Elisabeth Millar Gender: Female Christening Date: 10 Dec 1826 Christening Place: LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND Birth Date: 14 Nov 1826 Father's Name: Robert Millar Mother's Name: Elisabeth Muir Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11962-4 System Origin: Scotland-VR GS Film number: 1041322 Reference ID: - 2:17LKPVP

She must have died before the second Elizabeth was born - but I have no record of that death"

Birth of a son
#5
Robert MILLER
March 5, 1828 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 5 March 1828 christening: 13 April 1828 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that Robert was 6 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1834.
Christening of a sonRobert MILLER
April 13, 1828 (Age 32 years)
Address: Low Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 5 March 1828 christening: 13 April 1828 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Birth of a son
#6
John MILLER
June 21, 1830 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"John Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 21 June 1830 christening: 25 July 1830 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that John was 4 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1834.
Christening of a sonJohn MILLER
July 25, 1830 (Age 34 years)
Address: Low Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"John Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 21 June 1830 christening: 25 July 1830 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Birth of a daughter
#7
Elizabeth MILLER
June 20, 1832 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Elisabeth Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 20 June 1832 christening: 22 July 1832 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Note: The immigration record includes the information that Elizabeth was 2 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1834.
Christening of a daughterElizabeth MILLER
July 22, 1832 (Age 36 years)
Address: Low Church
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Elisabeth Millar Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 birth: 20 June 1832 christening: 22 July 1832 LOW CHURCH, PAISLEY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND"

Immigration about March 15, 1834 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 11 Februaqry 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary White Miller came to Australia with her parents and siblings William, James, Robert, John and Elizabeth in 1833. They left Paisley on August 1 1833, went to Glasgow where they boarded the Vulcan Steamship bound for Liverpool. At Liverpool they boarded the "Othello" but were delayed by weather and didn't leave until 27 August 1833. They arrived in Sydney on 15 March 1834."

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Text:

Name: Robert Miller Estimated birth year: abt 1798 Age: 36 Port of Departure: Liverpool Via Hobart Town Port of Arrival: Port Jackson, New South Wales Voyage Arrival Date: 14 Mar 1834 Vessel Name: Othello Origin Location: Scotland

Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Pat Bostock.

Note: Robert and Elizabeth and their children, Mary, William, James, Robert, John and Elizabeth arrived on board the "Othello".
Note: The headstone for Robert is inscribed that he arrived in Australia on 14 March.
Birth of a daughter
#8
Anne MILLER
about 1835 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: V18352912 45B/1835 MILLER ANNE ROBERT ELIZABETH
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V183589 47/1835 MILLER ANNE ROBERT ELIZABETH

Birth of a son
#9
George M MILLER
about 1837 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: V18373153 45B/1837 MILLER GEORGE M ROBERT ELIZABETH
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V1837338 47/1837 MILLER GEORGE M ROBERT ELIZABETH

Marriage of a childThomas DUNMary White MILLERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 24, 1837 (Age 42 years)
Address: Presbyterian Scots Church
Citation details: V1837320 75/1837 DUN THOMAS MILLER MARY W JB
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V18373026 74A/1837 DUN THOMAS MILLAR MARY W JB

Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Elizabeth Muir DUN
October 2, 1838 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: V1838461 47/1838 DUN ELIZABETH M THOMAS MARY W
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V18383299 45B/1838 DUN ELIZABETH M THOMAS MARY W

Birth of a grandson
#2
David DUN
August 7, 1840 (Age 44 years)
Address: Renfew Park
Citation details: V18403637 45B/1840 DUN DAVID THOMAS MARY W
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V18401160 47/1840 DUN DAVID THOMAS MARY W

Birth of a daughter
#10
Sarah Cunningham MILLER
about 1841 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: V18413975 45B/1841 MILLER SARAH C ROBERT ELIZABETH
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V18411940 47/1841 MILLER SARAH C ROBERT ELIZABETH

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1891 - 1937
Citation details: 7 June 1913, page 4
Fuller - Sarah Cunningham - Obituary
Fuller - Sarah Cunningham - Obituary

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Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Isabella Fleming DUN
June 15, 1842 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: V18423976 45B/1842 DUNN ISABELLA F THOMAS MARY W
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V18421941 47/1842 DUNN ISABELLA F THOMAS MARY W

Death of a granddaughterIsabella Fleming DUN
October 19, 1842 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: V18423976 45B/1842 DUNN ISABELLA F THOMAS MARY W
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V18421680 102/1842 DUNN ISABELLA F INFANT
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V1842955 103/1842 DUNN ISABELLA F INFANT

Burial of a granddaughterIsabella Fleming DUN
October 20, 1842 (Age 47 years)
Address: St. Andrew's
Birth of a daughter
#11
Margaret J MILLER
about 1843 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: V18434647 45B/1843 MILLER MARGARET J ROBERT ELIZABETH
Birth of a grandson
#4
Robert DUN
September 21, 1843 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: V18434786 47/1843 DUN ROBERT THOMAS MARY W
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V18435371 45B/1843 DUNN ROBERT THOMAS MARY W

Birth of a grandson
#5
Thomas DUN
January 20, 1846 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: V18465857 45C/1846 DUNN THOMAS THOMAS MARY W
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V1846816 48/1846 DUNN THOMAS THOMAS MARY W

Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Mary Miller DUN
December 8, 1847 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: V18476268 45C/1847 DUN MARY M THOMAS MARY W
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V18471251 49/1847 DUN MARY M THOMAS MARY W

Birth of a grandson
#7
James DUN
March 1, 1850 (Age 54 years)
Address: "Ringwood"
Citation details: V18501403 50/1850 DUNN JAMES THOMAS MARY W
Birth of a grandson
#8
William DUN
February 7, 1852 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: V18521150 51/1852 DUN WILLIAM THOMAS MARY W
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Isabella Barbara DUN
April 9, 1854 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childJames MILLERAgnes HARVEYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1854 (Age 58 years)
Address: Scot's Church
Citation details: V1854978 81/1854 MILLER JAMES HARVEY AGNES QC
Marriage of a childJohn T WILLIAMSElizabeth MILLERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1854 (Age 58 years)
Address: Presbyterian
Citation details: V1854708 81/1854 WILLIAMS JOHN T MILLER ELIZABETH JJ
Death of a grandsonDavid DUN
March 13, 1854 (Age 58 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V18541919 41A/1854 DUNN DAVID AGE 14
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Annie DUN
April 10, 1856 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 7458/1856 DUN ANNIE THOMAS MARY W RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a childWilliam MILLERAnne MILLERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1856 (Age 60 years)
Address: Presbyterian
Citation details: V1856478 82/1856 MILLER WILLIAM MILLER ANN JJ
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V1856479 82/1856 MILLER WILLIAM MILLER JANE JJ

Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Margaret Wemyss DUN
about 1858 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 11792/1858 DUN MARGARET W THOMAS MARY W RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildRichard Tarrant RUSSELLElizabeth Muir DUNView this family
March 3, 1858 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 2607/1858 RUSSELL RICHARD T DUN ELIZABETH M RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a childGeorge Lawrence FULLERSarah Cunningham MILLERView this family
April 20, 1859 (Age 63 years)
Address: Parent's property "Renfrew Park"
Citation details: 2096/1859 FULLER GEORGE LAWRENCE MILLER SARAH CUNNINGHAM KIAMA
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1891 - 1937
Citation details: 7 June 1913, page 4
Fuller - Sarah Cunningham - Obituary
Fuller - Sarah Cunningham - Obituary

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Birth of a grandson
#12
John G DUN
about 1861 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 12232/1861 DUN JOHN G THOMAS MARY W RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#13
Sir George Warburton FULLER
January 22, 1861 (Age 65 years)
Fuller - George Laurence and George W
Fuller - George Laurence and George W

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Citation details: 8107/1861 FULLER GEORGE W GEORGE L SARAH C KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#14
Robert Miller FULLER
1862 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 8633/1862 FULLER ROBERT M GEORGE L SARAH C KIAMA
Death of a grandsonJohn G DUN
about 1862 (Age 66 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5712/1862 DUN JOHN G THOMAS MARY W RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#15
George DUN
about 1864 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 14132/1864 DUN GEORGE THOMAS MARY W RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#16
Frederick William FULLER
1864 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 9430/1864 FULLER FREDERICK W GEORGE L SARAH C KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Ada Annie FULLER
1867 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 10393/1867 FULLER ADA A GEORGE L SARAH C KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#18
Florence Elizabeth FULLER
1868 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 10694/1868 FULLER FLORENCE E GEORGE L SARAH C KIAMA
Death June 20, 1869 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 4067/1869 MILLER ROBERT WILLIAM ELIZABETH KIAMA
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

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Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion
Cemetery: Gerringong General
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert and Elizabeth Miller are buried in Gerringong"

Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Pat Bostock.


Miller - Robert and Elizabeth - Older headstone
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth - Older headstone

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with Elizabeth MUIR - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 13, 1820Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
7 months
daughter
2 years
son
William MILLER
Birth: December 31, 1822 27 23Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1907Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
son
James MILLER
Birth: October 9, 1824 29 25Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 5, 1894Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
16 months
son
Robert MILLER
Birth: March 5, 1828 32 28Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1905Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
John MILLER
Birth: June 21, 1830 34 31Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1905Milton, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Elizabeth MILLER
Birth: June 20, 1832 36 33Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1921Mosman, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Anne MILLER
Birth: about 1835 39 35New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 12, 1917Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
George M MILLER
Birth: about 1837 41 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1919St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
3 years
daughter

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
BirthHeadstone - Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

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BirthEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Miller was born 3 Sep 1795 Erskine, Renfrew Scotland SP Image Birth Record Robert Miller - 06/09/1795 Miller Robert (OPR Births 563/0010 0268 Erskine) Heading on Page Erskine 1795 Robert - William Miller and Elizabeth Cunningham had a lawful son born Septr 3 and Baptised 6th - called Robert"

BaptismEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert Miller was born 3 Sep 1795 Erskine, Renfrew Scotland SP Image Birth Record Robert Miller - 06/09/1795 Miller Robert (OPR Births 563/0010 0268 Erskine) Heading on Page Erskine 1795 Robert - William Miller and Elizabeth Cunningham had a lawful son born Septr 3 and Baptised 6th - called Robert"

MarriageEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert and Elizabeth married 13 June 1820 IGI ROBERT MILLER Spouse ELIZABETH MUIR 11 JUN 1820 Middle Church, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland This is a record of the bans and payment only. It seems the marriage was 2 days later. From Journal James Muir: P161 JUNE --- 1820. Married at Paisley, Tuesday, 13th June, Elizabeth Muir, daughter of the deceased James Muir, late farmer, in Netherton, to Robert Miller, wright, in Paisley"

ImmigrationEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 11 Februaqry 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary White Miller came to Australia with her parents and siblings William, James, Robert, John and Elizabeth in 1833. They left Paisley on August 1 1833, went to Glasgow where they boarded the Vulcan Steamship bound for Liverpool. At Liverpool they boarded the "Othello" but were delayed by weather and didn't leave until 27 August 1833. They arrived in Sydney on 15 March 1834."

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Text:

Name: Robert Miller Estimated birth year: abt 1798 Age: 36 Port of Departure: Liverpool Via Hobart Town Port of Arrival: Port Jackson, New South Wales Voyage Arrival Date: 14 Mar 1834 Vessel Name: Othello Origin Location: Scotland

ImmigrationHeadstone - Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Pat Bostock.

Number of childrenEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 11 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary was born 6 January 1821 - the oldest of 11 children born to Robert Miller and Elizabeth Muir & the only one without a surviving birth/baptism record."

DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4067/1869 MILLER ROBERT WILLIAM ELIZABETH KIAMA
DeathHeadstone - Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth
Miller - Robert and Elizabeth

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 12 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Robert and Elizabeth Miller are buried in Gerringong"

SourceEmails - Pat Bostock
Citation details: 11 February 2014
Text:

In part:

"Mary was born 6 January 1821 - the oldest of 11 children born to Robert Miller and Elizabeth Muir & the only one without a surviving birth/baptism record."