Biography of Abraham Miller
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Miller, Abraham, was born in Sand Lake, March 6, 1834. He is the son of Jacob and Regina (Cipperley) Miller, both natives of Sand Lake, where they follow farming. Mr. Miller died in 1876 and Mrs. Miller in 1875. The grandfather of Abram Miller, Silas, came from Columbia county, and settled in Sand Lake. The maternal grandfather was George Cipperley of Sand Lake. Mr. Miller was reared on the Miller farm and educated in the common schools. In 1854 he married the daughter of Nicholas and Mary (Crane) Sharp of North Greenbush, by whom he has had five children: Nicholas, a farmer of Sand Lake; Sydney, works on the farm; George, died at the age of fifteen; Lena, who died at the age of two and a half years; and Ida, now at home. Mr. Miller commenced his business career as a farmer, then was a painter for nine years, and in 1880 again settled on the farm of 164 acres, beautifully located on Snyder's Lake, North Greenbush, where he has carried on general farming and dairying. In politics he is independent. Mr. and Mrs. Miller are members of the First Lutheran church of West Sand Lake.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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