Bättle, Anna Sabina

Birth Name Bättle, Anna Sabina
Gender female


Miley researcher, Carolyn Shearer, suggests that Anna Sabina Miley's maiden name may have been Bettle or Beedle, based on some witnesses at the baptisms of the children.
"Sponsor: Michael Baettle and his wife" in the Early Lutheran Baptism records. "Baettle" is clearly anglicization of German "Bättle"


Family of Miley, (John) Martin and Bättle, Anna Sabina

Married Husband Miley, (John) Martin ( * 1691-02-07 + 1770-11-00 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage before 1733      

Miley is the anglicized version of Meyli or Meylin or Meili.

Said to have immigrated in 1710 -
"Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s"
Name: Martin Miley aka "Martin Meili"
Year: 1710
Place: New Castle, Delaware
Source Publication Code: 1640.45
Primary Immigrant: Miley, Martin
Annotation: Date and port of arrival. This ship is also discussed in They Called It Strasburg; 18th and 19th Centuries, by Charles D. Spotts, and Don Yoder's Rhineland Emigrants (indexed in PILI 1991 as no. 9968).
Source Bibliography: DOHNER, DUDLEY. "The Ship Maria Hope." In Mennonite Family History (Elverson, PA), vol. 11:2 (April 1992), p. 64.
Page: 64

Note: Hans Meili arrived with him. The settlers of Lancaster Co, PA were Mennonites or Amish -

Longer account here in "Historical Papers and Addresses of the Lancaster County Historical Society. (PA)"
some dates are different; says Martin's wife was Barbara (1672-1742) and had a son Martin b.1714 d. 26 Dec 1742 ! and Hans, but specifically says that Martin from Zurich, Switzerland arrived in Pequea 1710. "Rupp says Martin Mylin's aged father, Hans, came over in 1710, but there is no proof of this that we know (Rupp, pg74). He was not mentioned in the warrants." [Israel Daneil Rubb, "History of Lancaster County...", 1844.]

dates and children from family researcher Irene Brunet. Daughter Sabina mentioned in his will. Johannes found in Early Lutheran Baptism records.

Name Birth Date Death Date
Miley, Sabina
Miley, Elizabeth1733-11-07
Miley, Johannes1735-01-26
Miley, (John) Martin Jr1737-07-251801
Miley, Samuel1739-03-161802-07-26
Miley, Henry1742-01-16before 1787-03-28
Miley, John George1743-10-211797-10-25