Miley, (John) Martin Jr

Birth Name Miley, (John) Martin Jr
Gender male
Age at Death 63 years, 5 months, 7 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1737-07-25 Lebanon, PA   1a
Baptism 1737-12-25 Lebanon, PA    
Death 1801 Jefferson, KY    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Miley, (John) Martin1691-02-071770-10-00
Mother Bindnagel?, Anna Sabinaabout 1700
    Sister     Miley, Anna Sabina 1733-09-02
    Sister     Miley, Elizabeth 1733-11-07
    Brother     Miley, Johannes 1735-01-26
         Miley, (John) Martin Jr 1737-07-25 1801
    Brother     Miley, Samuel 1739-03-16 1802-07-26
    Brother     Miley, Henry 1742-01-16 before 1787-03-28
    Brother     Miley, John George 1743-10-21 1797-10-25


Family of Miley, (John) Martin Jr and Fortney, Elizabeth Catarina

Married Wife Fortney, Elizabeth Catarina ( * 1738-05-20 + between 1810 and 1820 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1770      

home in 1786: Lampeter, Lancaster, PA:
Both John and Martin Miley listed in the PA Septennial Census.

home in 1790: Lampeter, Lancaster, PA:
John Miley 6m>=16, 4f
Martin Miley 4m<16, 2m>=16,4f
"The brothers migrated from PA with their parents, stayed a while in Washington Co. MD (Hagerstown area) then to the Shenandoah Valley, VA, and finally settled in Jefferson County, KY about 1797 (Martin Miley appears on tax lists that year.) In 1801, Martin Miley died and his wife Catherine was named administrator of his estate. Henry Miley and David Miley were sureties. Martin Miley had 100 acres on Harrods Creek and a lot and house in Jeffersontown when he died. In 1802 the land is split into two 50 acre parcels. Henry Miley appears on the tax list in 1802 with 50 acres; David Miley appears on Jefferson Co. KY tax list in 1806 with 50 acres. Sometime after that, the brothers migrated to Pike County, IN, and settled there."

Note in early tax lists of Lancaster Co, PA only a John Miley is listed 1750-1758 living in Lebanon Twnship, Lancaster, PA.

Name Birth Date Death Date
Miley, Anne Sabina1760-04-171839-12-16
Miley, John Heinrich1767-06-181847-09-13
Miley, David1769-06-30after 1820

Source References

  1. Egle, William Henry: History of the counties of Dauphin and Lebanon in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
      • Page: 139
      • Citation:

        "John Martin, son of John Martin Meyly, born Sept 7, 1736, baptized Oct. 3, 1736"