John "Indian John" Miller John "Indian John" Miller  ‎(I403)‎
Name:
John "Indian John" Miller
Nickname: Indian John

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death: 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ

Marriage Status Magdalena Lehman - MARRIED

Marriage Status Magdelena Yoder - MARRIED

Marriage Status Christina Hochstetler - MARRIED

Marriage Magdalena Lehman - 1748 ‎(Age 23)‎ Berks Co., PA

Marriage Magdelena Yoder - 1748 ‎(Age 23)‎
Death 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA

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Parents Family  (F132)
Christian Daniel Miller
1700 - 1777
Veronica "Anna" Mishler
1700 - 1778
John "Indian John" Miller
1725 - 1798
Veronica "Franey" Miller
1729 -
Nicholas Miller
1730/31 - 1784
Peter Miller
1733 - 1757
Christian Miller
1734 - 1777
Abraham Miller
1741 - 1812
Samuel C. Miller
1739 - 1845/46
Isaac Miller
1743 - 1785

Immediate Family  (F128)
Magdalena Lehman
1724/25 - 1817
Joseph "Sep" Miller
1753/54 - 1839
Peter J. Miller
1756 - 1818
Christian "Glades Christian" Miller
1760 - 1839
Barbara Miller
1750 - 1790
John Amos Miller
1752 - 1802
Jacob Yokkel Miller
1754 - 1835
Mary Miller
1764 - 1813
Catherine Miller
1758/59 - 1855/56
Veronica Miller
1766 - 1850
Susanna Miller
1768 - 1819
Elizabeth Miller
1770 - 1818

Immediate Family  (F130)
Magdelena Yoder
1724 -
John Amos Miller
1752 - 1802
Elizabeth Miller
1752 -

Immediate Family  (F131)
Christina Hochstetler
1724 -


Notes

Note
Indian John Miller b. 1725 Berne Canton, SWITZ d. 28 Jul 1798 Berlin, Brother's Valley, Somerset, PA m. Magdalena Yoder b: Abt 1724 PA

Children
Elizabeth Miller b: 1752 PA

John remarried Magdalena Lehman b: Abt 1730 EUR m. 1748

Children
Barbara Miller b: 1750
John Johannes Miller b: 1752 Berks Co,PA
Jacob Miller b: AUG 1754
Peter Miller b: 1756
Christian Miller b: 1760
Joseph Miller b: 1762
Mary Miller b: 1764
Veronica Miller b: 1766
Susanna Miller b: 1768
Elizabeth Miller b: 1770
Catherine Miller b: 14 JUL 1773
Mary "Maria" Miller b: 1764 Berks Co.,PA

Religion: Amish
Event: "Indian John" Miller AKA
Event: Wounded in Delaware Indian massacre ‎(Hochstetler Massacre)‎ Misc 20 SEP 1757 Northkill, Berks Co, PA
Event: Moved ABT 1775 Elk Lick Twp, Bedford ‎(Somerset)‎ Co, PA
Event: Moved ABT 1786 Brothers Valley Twp, Bedford ‎(Somerset)‎ Co, PA
Source: Miller/Thornburg/Calver/Pedersen
He resided in Brothers Valley Township ‎(The Glades)‎ in 1773 in Brothers Valley Twp., Somerset Co., PA. He owned Farm, northwest of Berlin, Pennsylvania in 1785 in Berlin, Brother's Valley, Somerset Co, PA. He resided in in 1796 in Brothers Valley Twp., Somerset Co., PA. He resided in in 1797 in Stony Creek Twp., Quemahoning, Somerset Co., PA. He died in 1798 in Berlin, Brother's Valley, Somerset Co, PA
Wounded by Indians during abduction of the Jacob Hochstetler family. He moved, later, to Somerset County, PA, where he died.

They were Amish-Mennonite immigrants. He came to Philadelphia on Sept. 15, 1749 on the Phoenix. His 1st wife may have been Magdalena Lehman. He was also known as "Indian John" or "Wounded John" or "Crippled John" from an incident when he was wounded when the Hostetler family was taken captive by the Indians in 1757.
See "Anniversary History of the Family of John "Hannes" Miller, Sr. ‎(ca 1750-1798)‎" by J. Virgil Miller - Mastof Bookstore.

Medical Information: Shot in the hand by the Indians during the Hostetler Massacre

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Family with Parents
Father
Christian Daniel Miller ‎(I405)‎
Birth 1700 23 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 1777 ‎(Age 77)‎ Berks Co., PA
Mother
Veronica "Anna" Mishler ‎(I406)‎
Birth 1700 13 2 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 1778 ‎(Age 78)‎ Berks Co, PA

Marriage: 1724 -- Berne Canton, SWITZ
1 year
#1
John "Indian John" Miller ‎(I403)‎
Birth 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA
4 years
#2
Sister
Veronica "Franey" Miller ‎(I409)‎
Birth 1729 29 29 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death Somerset Co, PA
2 years
#3
Brother
Nicholas Miller ‎(I410)‎
Birth 1730/31 (1731) 31 31 Canton Berne, SWITZ
Death 1784 ‎(Age 52)‎ Berks Co., PA
2 years
#4
Brother
Peter Miller ‎(I411)‎
Birth 1733 33 33 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 1757 ‎(Age 24)‎ Somerest Co., PA
2 years
#5
Brother
Christian Miller ‎(I412)‎
Birth 28 November 1734 34 34 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 1777 ‎(Age 42)‎ Shillington, Berks, PA
6 years
#6
Brother
Abraham Miller ‎(I413)‎
Birth 1741 41 41 Bern Canton, SWITZ
Death 1812 ‎(Age 71)‎ Somerest Co., PA
-2 years
#7
Brother
Samuel C. Miller ‎(I604)‎
Birth 1739 39 39 Bern Canton, SWITZ
Death 1845/46 (1846) ‎(Age 107)‎
4 years
#8
Brother
Isaac Miller ‎(I1055)‎
Birth 1743 43 43 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 1785 ‎(Age 42)‎ Somerest Co., PA
Family with Magdalena Lehman
John "Indian John" Miller ‎(I403)‎
Birth 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA
Wife
Magdalena Lehman ‎(I404)‎
Birth 1724/25 (1725) 23 21 Berks Co., PA
Death 1817 ‎(Age 91)‎ Somerset Co., PA

Marriage: 1748 -- Berks Co., PA
7 years
#1
Son
Joseph "Sep" Miller ‎(I386)‎
Birth 24 October 1753/54 (4 November 1754) 29 29 Berks Co., PA
Death 4 February 1839 ‎(Age 84)‎ Davidsville, Somerset, PA
14 months
#2
Son
Peter J. Miller ‎(I437)‎
Birth 1756 31 30 Berks Co., PA
Death 1 November 1818 ‎(Age 62)‎ Meyersdale, Somerset, PA
4 years
#3
Son
Christian "Glades Christian" Miller ‎(I438)‎
Birth 1760 35 34 Berks Co., PA
Death 4 January 1839 ‎(Age 79)‎ Somerset Co., PA
-10 years
#4
Son
Barbara Miller ‎(I439)‎
Birth 1750 25 24 Berks Co, PA
Death after 1790 ‎(Age 40)‎ Meyersdale, Somerest, PA
2 years
#5
Son
John Amos Miller ‎(I440)‎
Birth 1752 27 26 Berks Co., PA
Death 13 June 1802 ‎(Age 50)‎ Somerset Co., PA
3 years
#6
Son
Jacob Yokkel Miller ‎(I441)‎
Birth August 1754 29 29 Berks Co., PA
Death 25 February 1835 ‎(Age 80)‎ Tuscarawas Co, OH
9 years
#7
Daughter
Mary Miller ‎(I442)‎
Birth 1764 39 38 Berks Co., PA
Death after 1813 ‎(Age 49)‎ Somerest Co., PA
-4 years
#8
Daughter
Catherine Miller ‎(I443)‎
Birth 14 July 1758/59 (25 July 1759) 34 34 Berks Co., PA
Death 14 May 1855/56 (26 May 1856) ‎(Age 96)‎ Somerset Co, PA
6 years
#9
Daughter
Veronica Miller ‎(I444)‎
Birth 1766 41 40 Berks Co., PA
Death after 1850 ‎(Age 84)‎ Wayne Co., OH
2 years
#10
Daughter
Susanna Miller ‎(I445)‎
Birth 1768 43 42 Berks Co., PA
Death 1819 ‎(Age 51)‎ Conemaugh, Somerset, PA
2 years
#11
Daughter
Elizabeth Miller ‎(I446)‎
Birth 1770 45 44 Berks Co., PA
Death after 1818 ‎(Age 48)‎ Somerest Co., PA
Family with Magdelena Yoder
John "Indian John" Miller ‎(I403)‎
Birth 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA
-1 year
Wife
 
Magdelena Yoder ‎(I414)‎
Birth 1724 PA
Death PA

Marriage: 1748
4 years
#1
Son
John Amos Miller ‎(I598)‎
Birth 1752 27 28 Berks Co., PA
Death 13 June 1802 ‎(Age 50)‎ Somerset Co., PA
#2
Daughter
Elizabeth Miller ‎(I649)‎
Birth 1752 27 28 PA
Family with Christina Hochstetler
John "Indian John" Miller ‎(I403)‎
Birth 1725 25 25 Berne Canton, SWITZ
Death 28 July 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berlin, Somerset, PA
-1 year
Wife