Ezra Miller (politician)
|Member of the New Jersey Senate|
from Bergen County
1884 – July 9, 1885
|Preceded by||Isaac Wortendyke|
|Succeeded by||John W. Bogert|
|Member of the Wisconsin State Senate|
from the 17th district
|Born||(1812-05-12)May 12, 1812|
Bergen County, New Jersey
|Died||July 9, 1885(1885-07-09) (aged 73)|
Mahwah, New Jersey
Ezra Miller (May 12, 1812 – July 9, 1885) was a member of the Wisconsin State Senate and the New Jersey Senate. He should not be confused with the early twenty-first century celebrity actor of the same name.
In 1833, he joined the 2d New York Militia. Miller married his wife, Amanda, in May 1841. They had three children and moved to Magnolia, Wisconsin. In 1851, he was commissioned a colonel in the 8th Wisconsin Militia.
Miller was a member of the Wisconsin State Senate from the 17th district from 1853 to 1854. Additionally, he was a justice of the peace in Magnolia and Postmaster of Janesville, Wisconsin. Miller joined the New Jersey Senate in 1884. He was a Democrat.
- "Ezra Miller Dead". Passaic Daily News. July 11, 1885. p. 2. Retrieved January 4, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.
- Col. Ezra Miller. America's Successful Men. 1896. Retrieved February 15, 2014.
- The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Vol. VII. James T. White & Company. 1897. pp. 116–117. Retrieved February 20, 2021 – via Google Books.
- Ezra Miller at Find a Grave