Eduard von Müller (General, 1799)
Eduard was the son of the Mecklenburg-Schwerin lieutenant Johann Gottlieb von Müller (1770-1829) and his wife Charlotte Wilhelmine, née von Mühlenfels (1778-1802).
On October 1, 1814, Müller joined the Guard Jäger Battalion of the Prussian Army as a hunter and was promoted to secondary lieutenant by the beginning of April 1817 . By April 21, 1838 he rose to captain and company commander . Two years after his promotion to major , Müller was appointed commander of the 2nd Jäger Battalion on November 21, 1848 . From January 18, 1853, he was employed as a battalion commander in the 24th Infantry Regiment , and in this capacity Müller became a lieutenant colonel on March 22, 1853 . He was promoted to colonel on June 13, 1854, and was appointed commander of the 19th Infantry Regiment . On June 15, 1857, Müller was transferred to Glogau as commander of the 17th Infantry Brigade , on July 7, 1857, assigned à la suite of his previous regiment, and on May 22, 1858, promoted to major general. On June 3, 1859, he was put up for disposal with a pension .
On the occasion of the German War in 1866 and the war against France , Müller was reused for the duration of the mobilization and served as commander of the deputy 5th Infantry Brigade in Stettin . He died on September 21, 1885 in Stralsund.
- Gustave Jenny Elisabeth Charlotte Caroline (* 1830) ⚭ 1882 Ernst von Müller (1817–1901), Lord of Dubrau
- Elisabeth (* 1832)
- Sophie (* 1834)
- Hermann (1835-1840)
- Eduard Johann Karl (1841–1932), Prussian Lieutenant General ⚭ Marie Schweickhardt (1850–1929)
- Kurt von Priesdorff : Soldier leadership . Volume 6, Hanseatische Verlagsanstalt Hamburg, [Hamburg], , , p. 465, no. 2080.
- Gothaisches Genealogisches Taschenbuch der Briefadeligen houses. 1909 . Third year, Justus Perthes , Gotha 1908, p. 537 f.
- After Gotha 1909: Eduard Ludwig David von Müller.
- Gothaisches Genealogisches Taschenbuch der Nobeligen houses. 1903. Fourth year, Justus Perthes, Gotha 1902, p. 482.
- Marcelli Janecki (Red.): Handbook of the Prussian nobility. Volume 1, ES Mittler & Sohn , Berlin 1892, p. 410.
|SURNAME||Müller, Eduard von|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Müller, Eduard Ludwig David von (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Prussian lieutenant general|
|DATE OF BIRTH||January 16, 1799|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Schwerin|
|DATE OF DEATH||September 21, 1885|
|Place of death||Stralsund|