Harvey H. Miller Letters, 1861-1863

Harvey H. Miller (b. November 6, 1933) served as a lieutenant in Co. F, 20th Indiana Infantry. He was born in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio, but his parents had both died by the time he was five years old. He was raised in Cass County, Indiana, by his uncle, Lewis L. Irving. He mustered into the army in July, 1861, and received an honorable discharge on July 8, 1864. He married Kate R. Wheelock during a leave of absence in 1863, and they had three children. Most of his letters are addressed to his cousin, Emily Irving.

Transcribed by Kathryn Auner, February 2015

Proofed and corrected by M. Ellis, March 2015

Indiana Historical Society


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ID Letter Date Author Recipient From To
15400 Miller2 November 17, 1861 Harvey H Miller Emily, Sally, Luce, & Saly Hill Fort Monroe, Elizabeth City County, IN Cass County, IN
15398 Miller1 July 7, 1862 Harvey H Miller Emily A Irving Tippecanoe, Tippecanoe County, IN Cass County, IN
15405 Miller6 September 16, 1862 Harvey H Miller Emily A Irving DC Cass County, IN
15401 Miller3 May 9, 1863 Harvey H Miller Emily A Irving Cass County, IN
15404 Miller5 July 28, 1863 Harvey H Miller Emily A Irving Harrison's Landing, Charles City County, VA Cass County, IN
15403 Miller4 August 15, 1863 Harvey H Miller Emily A Irving New York City, New York County, NY Cass County, IN

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