Major Rowley Alexander Miller, Esq.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1850 - 1915  (65 years)


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  • Name Rowley Alexander Miller 
    Prefix Major 
    Suffix Esq. 
    Born 1850  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
    Gender Male 
    _UID 0712634DF75549B9ACB5EEAFAB5622336BDE 
    Died 16 Jun 1915  Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    the Hospital 
    Person ID I10403  Treefive
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2017 

    Father Rev. Alexander Rowley Miller,   b. Jan 1810, Londonderry, County Derry, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1877, Magherafelt, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Maria Eliza Synnot,   b. 3 Jan 1819, Ballymoyer, County Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1892, Coalisland, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1848  Monkstown, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Address:
    Monkstown Church 
    Family ID F2571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella Frances Mason,   d. 9 May 1911 
    Married 1876  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. Ethel Maria Rowley Miller,   b. 27 Nov 1877, Gortmore, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1945, Monkstown, County Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Winifred Rowley Miller,   b. 7 Nov 1878, Gortmore, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, County Rathdown, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Lieut. Alexander Rowley Miller,   b. 1880, Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1902, Kaffirkop Orange River Colony, Orange Free State, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     4. Inglis Francis Rowley Miller,   b. 1893, Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1914, Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2988  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • In 1892, Rowley was the sole executor of his mother's estate. In 1902, he was granted administration of the estate of his brother Alexander, who died in South Africa. In 1915, he was granted administration (with the will) of the estate of his brother Inglis, who died in France.

      With thanks to Annette Miller for this biography of Rowley:

      Major ROWLEY ALEXANDER MILLER (1850-1915)

      Rowley Alexander Miller, the son of Rev Alexander Rowley Miller and Maria Elizabeth Synnott, was born in 1850. He was educated at Portora Royal School, Enniskillen & Trinity College Dublin. He represented Ireland in cricket between 1868 and 1874. He served with the Royal Tyrone Fusiliers with a rank of Major.

      He married Ella Francis Mason, daughter of Rev Thomas Wall Mason in 1876 in Rathdown, Ireland.

      He was a Clerk, Petty Sessions, Omagh. In 1901, he was living at 1 Millburn Terrace, Omagh and in 1911 at 21 Mountjoy Road, Omagh.

      Ellen died on 9th May, 1911 and Alexander died on 16th June 1915 at Tyrone Hospital, Omagh, Co Tyrone, aged 65 years.

  • Sources 
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    3. [S2701] BOK The County Families of the United Kingdom (1908) by Edward Walford, page 751 (Miller, Rowley Alexander).

    4. [S2702] BOK The County Families of the United Kingdom (1909) by Edward Walford, page 765 (Miller, Rowley Alexander).

    5. [S2703] BOK The County Families of the United Kingdom (1911) by Edward Walford, page 781 (Miller, Rowley Alexander).

    6. [S2920] BOK169 Leslie - Armagh Clergy and Parishes, BOK169., pages 121, 349.

    7. [S3174] BAC460 Narrative - Alexander Rowley Miller and children by [LIVING PERSON], BAC460.

    8. [S2297] TRE Family tree - Sinnett Family Tree (owner James Sinnett) on ancestry.com accessed 12, 22 Jul 2014, 18 Feb 2015, Maria Elizabeth Synnot.

    9. [S2273] Ancestry.com Dublin, Ireland, Probate Record and Marriage Licence Index, 1270-1858, 1848 Marriage Licence: Rev. Alexander Rowley Miller and Maria Eliza Synnot.

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    18. [S3338] MAR509 Marriages Synnot (4) 1831-1848, Dublin, MAR509.