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Delamater, Melissa A. (b. Pa. 1823) -m. Miller, James Madison - June 5, 1839

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Delamater, Melissa A. (b. Pa. 1823) -m. Miller, James Madison - June 5, 1839

Posted: 28 Jul 2011 8:35PM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: Delamater, Day, Miller, Snodgrass, McCartney, Klingensmith, Smith
Delamater, Melissa A. (b. Pa. 1823) -m. Miller, James Madison - June 5, 1839

from a book found on HeritageQuestOnline.com – not in my line as far as I know

Title: Genealogy of descendants of Claude Le Maitre (Delamater.) [sic]: who came from France via Holland and settled at New Netherlands, now New York, in 1652
Authors: De La Mater, La Fayette,
City of Publication: Albany
Publisher: J. Munsell's Sons
Date: 1882
Page Count: 233
Notes: Includes index.
Reel/Fiche Number: Genealogy and local history; G1072
Subject Headings: Delamater family.
La Maitre, Claude, d. 1683.
Primary Family Name: Delamater family.


Melissa A. Delamater, dau. of Thomas Delamater and Martha Day, his wife, b. June 16, 1823, in Crawford Co., Pa.; m. June 6, 1839, James Madison Miller, of that county. He was a successful farmer, and furnished excellent facilities for the education of their children at Meadville, Pa. Their children were:

1. George Kellogg Miller, b. July 5, 1840, son of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife, m. Elizabeth Snodgrass, May 31, 1862; he has (1880) a small farm in Fallowfield, also a planning mill and steam saw mill at Atlantic Station, Pa; they have children, but the record has not been furnished
2. Thomas James Miller, b. Nov. 22, 1841 , son of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife, d. July 28, 1861
3. Martha Melissa Miller, b. Sept. 8, 1843, dau. of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife, m. Aug. 19, 1865, Samuel H. McCartney. They have children, but the record has not been furnished.
4. Mary Amelia Miller, b. June 20, 1845; dau. of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife, m. W.R. Klingensmith, Aug. 22, 1866. They have one child: a daughter.
5. Emily Alice Miller, b. Dec. 4, 1847; dau. of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife. She has a good education and is employed in a dry goods store.
6. Oliver Dewitt Miller, b. Aug. 17, 1849, son of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife. Has much experience in business, is clerk in a dry goods store.
7. Henry Madison Miller, b. July 4, 1851, son of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife. Is a graduate of Allegheny College, studied law and was admitted to the bar of Crawford County.
8. Helen Adelia Miller, b. July 9, 1853, dau. of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife, m. Mr. Smith, a railroad employee and telegraph operator, Ohio
9. Charles Franklin Miller, b. Aug. 8, 1857, son of James M. Miller and Melissa A. Delamater, his wife Is a student of music in the conservatory at Oberlin, Ohio

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