Cornelia Miller

F, #9, b. 2 March 1839, d. 7 November 1918
Father*Robert Ragano Miller b. 30 Nov 1793
Mother*Polly Berry b. 1795
ChartsPedigree - Jane's father Leon George Campbell
John Campbell (Rev) (Immigrant 1717)
Reference1G Grm
Birth*2 March 1839 Cornelia Miller was born on 2 March 1839 at Vermont; Date from Bible, state from census.1 
(Witness) Census18501850 She appeared on the 1850 census in the household of Robert Ragano Miller, Westminster, Windham Co., Vermont; Robert 54 farmer $3000, Polly 34, Romanzo 17, Lamah 13, Cornelia 11 all b.VT (should Polly's age be 54.)2 
Residence*1859 Cornelia Miller lived in 1859; at time of marriage she lived in Westminster, Windham, VT. 
Marriage*10 January 1859 She married Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), son of Frasier F Campbell and Lydia Thayer, on 10 January 1859 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont; Marr certificate stuck into Campbell family Bible says he's a carpenter age 22 from Putney, she's age 20 of Westminster.
"Fred. E Campbell & Canilia (sic) Miller were married Jan 10 1859."1 
(InHomeOf) Census18601860 Cornelia Miller appeared on the 1860 census in the household of Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), pg 159 #1235-1133, Douglass, Iroquois Co., Illinois. Her info on the census included - Campbell, Cornelia (indexed Cornelio) 21 b.VT. 
(InHomeOf) Census18701870 Cornelia Miller appeared on the 1870 census in the household of Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), pg 145 #55-55, Haverhill Twnshp (Rochester PO), Olmsted Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Campbell, Cornelia (indexed Caroline) 31 b.VT. 
(InHomeOf) Census18801880 Cornelia Miller appeared on the 1880 census in the household of Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), ED 286 pg 20d #169-171, St Charles, Winona Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Campbell, Lydia (sic) 41 b.VT. 
(InHomeOf) Census19001900 Cornelia Miller appeared on the 1900 census in the household of Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), ED 132 sht 13a pg 268 #343-357, Santa Monica, Los Angeles Co., California. Her info on the census included - Campbell, Cornelia 62 b.VT Mar 1838 marr 40 years 2 children. 
Census1910*1910 Cornelia Miller appeared on the 1910 census as the head of household, an unknown place Look for it. 
Death*7 November 1918 She died on 7 November 1918 at Pasadena, Los Angeles Co., California, at age 79; Death record shows father as Robert Mills, evidently a typo. The informant is Dr George E Campbell. She died at home 504 S Catalina Ave.1,3 
Note*  According to son George's bio she belonged to a family of 14 children. According to her husband's bio, "it has been said by one of her grandchildren that Mrs Campbell belonged to a family of fourteen children, all of whom 'had the wonderlust'; a brother, a true pioneer, who had left home for the West before she was born, first became known to her decades later in California, where he was the owner of a large orange grove."4 

Family

Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin) b. 11 Aug 1836, d. 19 Jan 1905
Marriage*10 January 1859 She married Frederick Elmore Campbell (twin), son of Frasier F Campbell and Lydia Thayer, on 10 January 1859 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont; Marr certificate stuck into Campbell family Bible says he's a carpenter age 22 from Putney, she's age 20 of Westminster.
"Fred. E Campbell & Canilia (sic) Miller were married Jan 10 1859."1 
Children
Last Edited20 Jul 2016

Citations

  1. [S61] Campbell Family Bible (The English Version of the Polyglott Bible), Pasadena CA in possession (2009) of Jane C Wells, Fessenden & Co.: Brattleboro, 1836, My Evd # 61.
  2. [S124] US Census, 283, My Evd # 124.
  3. [S83] Death record of Cornelia (Miller) Campbell, My Evd # 83.
  4. [S62] Pages 45-47 of unknown book which seems to be a local history of some sort, possibly of doctors in Los Angeles county CA, My Evd # 62.