We remember James Miller

We remember James Miller

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Timeline

1877
sibling Robert Miller Source:8475932 1877
1879
birth Chester-le-St, Co. Durham United Kingdom Source:5478481 April 1879
1880
sibling William Miller Source:8475932 1880
1881
location 19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-st United Kingdom parents address Source:8476233 1881
1881
dates Age 2 Source:8476233 1881
1883
sibling Isaac Miller Source:8475932 1883
1891
location 19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-St United Kingdom parents address Source:8475932 1891
1891
dates Age 12 Source:8475932 1891
1899
employment Private Soldier British army United Kingdom Source:5478481 30th May 1899 - 9th July 1907
1899
service British Army Pte 5837 later 9266 on re-enlistment Northumberland Fusiliers 1st Source:5478481 30th May 1899 - 9th February 1907
1899
enlistment Chester-le-St, Co. Durham United Kingdom Source:5478481 30th May 1899
1899
dates Age 20 Source:5478481 30th May 1899
1901
theatres Africa :5 Source:8477597 1901 - 1903
1907
dates Age 28 Source:6189143 22nd April 1907
1907
marriage Margaret Jane Forster Source:6189143 22nd April 1907 - 1915
1907
dates Age 28 Source:5478481 22nd April 1907
1907
children James Miller Source:8476241 31st July 1907
1907
employment Coal miner NC Pelton Fell United Kingdom Source:5478481 1907 - 1914
1909
children Elizabeth Mary Miller Source:8476241 8th June 1909
1911
children Jane Peel Miller Source:6189137 11th January 1911
1911
location 19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-St United Kingdom parents address Source:8476233 1911
1911
location 28 Hopgarth, Chester-le-st United Kingdom their own address Source:6189137 1911
1911
dates Age 32 Source:6189137 1911
1911
employment Hewer Coal mines Pelton Fell, Chester-le-st United Kingdom Source:6189137 1911
1915
dates Age 36 Source:6190792 January 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5478481 1st May 1915 - 16th June 1915
1915
dates Age 36 Source:5478481 16th June 1915
1915
missing MIA presumed KIA but not confirmed until one year later to his wife. Source:8477598 16th June 1915 - 16th June 1916
1915
children Margaret Jane Miller Source:8476241 27th July 1915
service British Army Source:5478481
service British Army Private 3/9266 Northumberland Fusiliers Source:3039354
marriage Margaret Jane Miller Forster Source:6190792
employment Coal Miner Pelton fell, Chester-le-St, Co. Durham United Kingdom Source:5478481
1915
death Killed in Action Z Company of 1st Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers were to attack Bellewaarde Farm on 16th June and were mustered in Railway Wood. Bellewaarde, Ypres Belgium Source:6190792 16th June 1915
burial Mennin Gate CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Ypres No known grave, commemorated on Menin Gate Belgium Pane; 8 and 12 Source:8476233 Source:6190792

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Miller
Source 3039354
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-St United Kingdom parents address known 1891
19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-St United Kingdom parents address known 1911
19, Grange Tce, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-st United Kingdom parents address known 1881
28 Hopgarth, Chester-le-st United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3/9266 Northumberland Fusiliers Private
British Army
British Army 5837 later 9266 on re-enlistment Northumberland Fusiliers 1st Pte
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Peel Miller daughter 11th January 1911
Elizabeth Mary Miller daughter 8th June 1909
James Miller son 31st July 1907
Margaret Jane Miller daughter 27th July 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Miller father
Mahala Miller mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Miller brother 1877
William Miller brother 1880
Isaac Miller brother 1883
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Jane Miller Forster wife
Margaret Jane Forster wife 22nd April 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1899-05-30 5'6"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription Roland458
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Roland458
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Roland458
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Roland458
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Roland458
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Roland458
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43148
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43148

External Evidence

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CWGC Memorial Record Preston43148
Extract from the Chester Chronicile 16/06/1916 Preston43148
The Battle of Bellewaarde 16th June 1915 Preston43148
Holy Trinity Church War Memorial, Pelton, Chester-le-St, Co Durham Preston43148
Durham At War Preston43148
Pelton Fell War Memorial, Battle Green, Pelton Fell Preston43148

Multimedia

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Pte James Miller 9266 Preston43148
Pelton Fell, Chester-le-St, War Memorial Preston43148
Menin gate inscription for Jam s Miller Preston43148
War memorial Plaque remembering James Miller Pte Preston43148

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