Documents (1712-1900) of the Millerd family of Rhode Island. Included are sermon books, correspondence, birth and death date
information for family members, and records of debt. The collection is organized in two series: 1) SERMON BOOKS and 2) FAMILY
The first record of the Millerd Family of Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island appears in 1740 when Nathaniel Millerd signed
a promissory bond to Edward Thurber. Either this Nathaniel or his father died the following year in 1741. A Nathaniel Millerd
was born in February 1772 and married Betsey Green in 1793. The couple had five children between 1794 and 1806: Augustus,
Welcome, Julia, George, and Eliza. In 1800 Nathaniel Millerd was elected to a captaincy in the Rhode Island infantry. There
is no record of Nathaniel's death extant.
0.40 linear feet
(1 archives box)
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