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Miller, Rev. Jacob W.

Posted by hattie clark 
Miller, Rev. Jacob W.
June 06, 2013 04:52PM
Rev. J. W. (Jacob Wesley) Miller (b. 1822, Rockingham Co., VA), wife Mary L. nee Balfour (b. 1823 in Washington Co., VA) and son Asberry (b. 1849 in VA) are listed on the 1850 Athens, McMinn, TN Federal Census He is listed as an M.E. minister. He was of the Holston Conference.

One of Mary's sisters (Elizabeth R. Balfour) was married to Dr. William G. Nice in 1852, McMinn, another one (Sarah "Sallie" Balfour) married Robert McEwen in 1851, McMinn. Rev. J.W. Miller married Sallie and Robert McEwen.

The Balfour sisters were the g-granddaughteers of Rev. Charles P. Cummings (Presbyterian) of Abingdon, Washington, Virginia. They were the daughters of Charles Cummings (C.C.) Balfour and Ann W. Trigg nee King.

Ann Balfour, Dr. William G. Nice, and Sallie McEwen are all buried in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Am looking for information on these family.