John Miller, father of Mrs. Burfield, was a native of Germany, where he grew to manhood and was married to Minnie
Simke. They came to Houston county, Minn., in 1865, locating on a farm on Union Ridge, Caledonia township, where
Mrs. Miller died in 1891. Mr. Miller later retired and moved to La Crosse, where his death occurred in 1910. They
had eight children, their daughter Selma being one of the younger members of the family. She was educated in Union
township, attending district school.
The History of Houston County, Minnesota
Edited by: Franklyn Curtis-Wedge.
H. C. Cooper, Jr. & Co.
Winona, Minn. 1919
Houston County, MN
Names A to L
Names M to Y
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906