Nimrod Johnson Miller
Missing since September 1, 1881 from Oklahoma
Circumstances of Disappearance
Miller was last seen in Indian Territory, modern day Oklahoma on September 1, 1881. He was working for the Burnet County Sheriff's Department in Texas.
Sheriff Miller was shot with an arrow and beaten by several suspects while en route to Indian Territory (modern day Oklahoma) to arrest a suspect.
Sheriff Miller's body was never found. What happened to Sheriff Miller was learned about until a prisoner in Fort Smith, Arkansas, confessed that he witnessed the murder.
Sheriff Miller had been with the agency for four years and was survived by his wife and seven children.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Burnet County Sheriff's Department