HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG1236.AM: Mark Lane Milford, 1844-1932
Lancaster County, Nebraska: Presbyterian minister
Size: Two volumes
Born in Fountain County, Indiana, on January 12, 1844, Mark Lane Milford married Clara Jones on June 21, 1871 in Hocking, Ohio. Milford became a Presbyterian minister, serving congregations in Ohio before moving to Nebraska. By 1885 he was serving as minister in Bennet, Lancaster County, Nebraska, and the surrounding area. Around 1900 the Milford family moved back to Ohio. Between 1910 and 1920 the family moved to Portland, Oregon. Rev. Mark Lane Milford died at the home of his daughter in Sherwood, Oregon, on December 30, 1932. He is buried at River View Cemetery, Portland, Oregon.
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
The collection consists of two volumes containing sermons and sermon notes by Mark Lane Milford. The sermons are written in shorthand. The volumes are undated.
Milford, Mark Lane, 1844-1932
Presbyterian church — Nebraska
Sermons — Nebraska