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James Arrington Miller

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At a Glance

A doctor, James Miller married Ann Eliza Ashe in 1857.


As a doctor, James Arrington Miller proved extremely valuable during the 1861 yellow fever epidemic in Wilmington and went on to join the C.S.A. in 1862 as a surgeon. Dr. Miller had four children with Ann Eliza but left no direct descendants.

Biographical Data




  1. Mary Claire Engstrom. The Book of Burwell Students: Lives of Educated Women in the Antebellum South. (Hillsborough: Hillsborough Historic Commission, 2007).