Miall, Edward (1809-81),aprominent advocate of disestablishment, was a Nonconformist minister for several years. In 1841 he began to conduct the Nonconformist, and three years later was the chief founder of the British Anti-State-Church Association. From 1852 to 1867 he was M.P. for Rochdale, and from 1869 to 1874 for Bradford. He was author of Title-deeds of the Church of England to her Parochial Endowments (1861).