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Family: Eli Mills MELTON / Sarah Elizabeth EVANS (F1581)

m. 9 Apr 1889


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  • Father | Male
    Eli Mills MELTON

    Born  13 May 1859  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Mar 1920  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  9 Apr 1889  [1]  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Lewis Hayden MELTON, Sr. | F1492 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Margaret Riley WELCH | F1492 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Sarah Elizabeth EVANS

    Born  21 Jan 1861  , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Jan 1943  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John EVANS | F1589 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Male
    + Scott Arthur MELTON

    Born  21 Jan 1890  , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Apr 1978   
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mildred Sarah JOHNSON | F1590 
    Married  Yes, date unknown   
    Spouse  Edith FORE | F1774 
    Married  1953   

    Child 2 | Male
    + Winford Lewis MELTON

    Born  17 Jul 1891  , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 May 1960  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ruth May JONES | F1591 
    Married  Yes, date unknown   

    Child 3 | Male
    + Dots Woodard MELTON

    Born  24 Oct 1892   
    Died  10 Jul 1987   
    Buried  12 Jul 1987  Ozark Memorial Gardens, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ruth JENKINS | F1776 
    Married     
    Spouse  Bessie TALBERT | F1777 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Lillian Grace MELTON

    Born  17 Oct 1894   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Gene ARNOTT | F1778 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Female
    Alpha L. MELTON

    Born  31 Dec 1895   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Orbin MEADOWS | F1779 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    + August Riley MELTON

    Born  1 Feb 1898   
    Died  27 May 1980  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Gwen Pearl ROSSEL | F1592 
    Married  Yes, date unknown   

    Child 7 | Female
    Sarah Ellen MELTON

    Born  24 Aug 1901   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Frank RAMSEY | F1780 
    Married     

    Child 8 | Male
    Iva A. MELTON

    Born  20 Feb 1903   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Cloah Blanche MELTON

    Born  13 Feb 1905   
    Died  1906   
    Buried     

  • Photos
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Back: Scott Arthur, Winford Lewis, Dots Woodson, Lillian Grace and Alpha L.
    Front: August Riley, Eli Mills, Inez A., Sarah Ellen, Sarah Elizabeth (Evans) and Cloa Blanch

    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume I, page 266

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri.