William Miller (1782-1849) was born 15 Feb. 1782 in Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of William Miller and Paulina Phelps. He married Lucy Phelps Smith on 29 Jun. 1803. He died 20 Dec. 1849 in Hampton, Washington Co., New York.
Captain William Miller Jr. (D6G7-RRH), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). William Miller, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-miller, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). William Miller, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/william-miller, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).
Excerpt:The Conference met pursuant to adjournment. Opened by Prayer Scattering members were then represented consisting of near 50 not included in any of the Above branches The President then proceded to make some remarks on the Office of Patriarch and concluded by moving that Elder Albertson be ordained to that Office. This was seconded by Elder Kimball and carried unanimou- sly. Resolved that D. Watt Thomas Richardson G. J. Adams James ...
Excerpt:the officers & members & to the whole Congregation consisting of about seven hundred people, A large fragmen[t] was left for some who were not present, while the cake was passing P. P. Pratt composed the following lines When in far Distant regions As strangers we roam Far away from our Country Our friends and our home When sinking in sorrow Fresh courage we'll take As we think on our friends And remember the CAKE Elder O Hide appealed powerfully to the meeting & covenanted with the ...Dates:April 7, 1841
Excerpt:July 9, 1845~ Wednesday 9th I went to the office to day And attended to such temporal affairs as I had on hand [FIGURE] I recieved 3 letters 4 miles July 10, 1845 ~ Thursday 10th [FIGURE] I wrote 4 letters one to Br Player, one to Clithero, to Wm Miller & G. Slator I sent 1 & 2 Numbers of the 6 vol of the Times & Seasons Star ...Dates:July 9, 1845 July 10, 1845 July 11, 1845 July 12, 1845 July 13, 1845 July 14, 1845 July 15, 1845 July 16, 1845 July 17, 1845