Searching for information on George Miley, b. abt. 1775 in Germany, including his parents and 3 brothers. In Martin's 1904 History of Noble County, Ohio, page 176, "The Miley family of Noble County, are of German, Scotch and Irish descent. George Miley, the progenitor of the Miley family, in this country, came from Germany with his father and three brothers and settled in Monongalia county, Va., which is now a part of West Virginia, on the border line between Pennsylvania and West Virginia. George Miley and one of his brothers remained with their father, and one brother settled in the western part of Ohio. George Miley married Miss Jane Moore; their children were: Abraham and John. Mr. Miley was killed at a raising about the year 1803. The sons were small at the time, one being five and the other but two years old. After six years of widowhood, the mother married George Rich, a native of Pennsylvania....."
George Jane Moore Miley Rich and Abraham John Miley settled in an area in Guernsey County, Ohio, which became part of Noble County in 1851.