Biography of Peter Paul Miller


Miller, Peter Paul, Buffalo, son of John Miller, was born in Buffalo, N.Y., November 20, 1837, and received a public school education. He was associated with the Western Transportation company until its dissolution in 1884, becoming successively chief engineer of their entire fleet, superintendent and a director. In 1873 he also became a director of the Citizens' Gas Company, and since 1885 has been its managing director, secretary and treasurer. Mr. Miller is a director of the General Electric Company and manager and part owner of the Red Star line of steamers. He introduced, in 186, in the small steamer Susquehanna the first compound engine on the lakes. He is a Republican, and served as alderman of the Fourth ward in 1869-70.

Our County and its people
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Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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