Submitted by: Georgene Sones
James A. MILLER
James A. MILLER, son of Alexander MILLER and Hannah Jane GRACY, was born 13 August 1860 in Knox Co. IL and died 1 May 1911 in Seward Co. NE. Ella M.
BARTLETT, wife of James A. MILLER, died on 6 February 1895 in Mercer Co.
and is buried in Mount Vernon Cemetery in North Henderson Twp.
The marriage of James A. MILLER and Ella M. BARTLETT was performed in
Mercer Co. on 15 November 1883 at the residence of the bride's parents (Orin M.
Bartlett and Anna HICKS Bartlett) at North Henderson Twp. by Joseph E.
Williams, officiating minister. Both the bride and groom were residents of North Henderson Twp. and it was the first marriage for both.
The Marriage Return also shows: James A. MILLER, age 24 at next birthday,
farmer, born Rio Twp. Knox Co. IL.; Ella M. BARTLETT, age 23 at next
birthday, born Logan Co. IL.. (Parents of both named above.) Witnesses to marriage: (?)Molley Scott and C. S. Bartlett.