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Loyalist Directory: Peter Miller (Mueller)

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Surname : Miller (Mueller)
Given name : Peter
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : St. Armand W., Missisquoi Bay
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Peters
Enlistment Date : 1776
Date & Place of Birth : June 1740. His burial record says Court Matrix, Limerick County, Ireland
Settled before war : Camden, Cambridge, NY
Date & Place of Death : Oct 27 1819 St. Armand W. Missisquoi Lower Canada
Place of Burial : St. Armand W, Missisquoi Lower Canada
Wife Name : Agnes Benor, widow of Peter Lawrence, b 1731 Ireland d 1832 (101 yrs of age) St Armand W, Missisquoi, Lower Canada, m to Miller Sep 7 1765 Limerick Ire

Howard Lawrence (a 4 gt-grandson) notes that the surname "Benor" was used in French Quebec; otherwise she was Agnes "Benner".
Agnes and Peter were the parents of Loyalist Captain George Lawrence. Peter had been previously married to Catherine (iunknown) and a son of theirs was John Lawrence who married the widow of Philip Embury, the first Methodist preacher of North America.
Children : Mary b Jun 20 1766 d Mar 26 1855 m Sep 1782 to Garrett Sixby;
Charles b Oct 29 1768 d Jul 21 1852 m Mar 2 1793 to Margaret McCutcheon;
Catherine b Apr 17 1772 d 1831 m Samuel Embury
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Robert Fulton Galer, Toronto Branch, UELAC Certificate of June 21, 1983 is a direct descendant of American Loyalist Peter Miller.
(Robert's wife Mary Jane Galer, New Brunswick Branch, UELAC is a direct descendant ot American Loyalist Azor Betts.)
Fred Hayward of Hamilton Br. on 2002.05.20;
Little Forks 1990.08.23;
Little Forks 1991.07.16;
Little Forks 1992.02.18;
Sir John Johnson 1976.08.24;
Sir John Johnson 1984.03.20;
Sir John Johnson 1985.07.24;
Sir John Johnson 1986.01.22;
Sir John Johnson 1993.10.23;
Little Forks 2011-05-30;
Sir Guy Carleton 2011-05-30;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : Peter Miller and Agnes Benor;
→Mary Miller m Garrett Sixby;
–→Catherine Sixby m Jacob Galer;
––→J. Nyles Galer m Sarah Armington;
–––→Jay Clinton Butler Galer m Agnes Oliver;
––––→Fulton Armington Galer m Mabel Clair Troth Robson;
–––––→Robert Fulton Galer m Mary Jane Perkins;
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Ontario Archives 1904 List p9
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