George Washington Miles - photo taken in Greenville, SC
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George Washington Miles Family

Rev. George W. Miles is the son of James Aquilla Miles and Priscilla Wells.  He is the grandson of Thomas Miles and Sarah Farrow.

George W. Miles was born at Cross Anchor, Laurens [Spartanburg] County, S.C., January 28.1828; and died at Bristol, Tenn., September 16, 1892.  He was converted and joined the Church in his teens.  He was married to Miss Rebecca Austin December 23, 1851 [December 7, 1850]. He intended to study for the law, but after a struggle he yielded to the motions of the Holy Spirit and consented to become an itinerant minister.  He was admitted into the Conference 1855.

Holston Methodism: From it origin to the present time Vol. 5
By R. N. Price

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