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Family: William Dority MELTON / Sarah Jane ARTHUR (F24)

m. 19 Feb 1850


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  • Father | Male
    William Dority MELTON

    Born  10 Sep 1825  , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 1903  , 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
    Married  19 Feb 1850  [1, 2]  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Joel Morgan MELTON | F1538 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Marabah Julia RAMSEY | F1538 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Sarah Jane ARTHUR

    Born  5 Oct 1829  , Meramec River, Crawford County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Aug 1912  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  27 Aug 1912  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William ARTHUR, II | F25 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah ADAMS | F25 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Maraba MELTON

    Born  25 Dec 1850  , Corn Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 1937   
    Buried    Rhea Cemetery, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  George Washington HOOD | F26 
    Married  20 Mar 1873  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Sarah Carolyn MELTON

    Born  18 Jul 1853  , Beaver Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Dec 1923   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elias SMITH | F28 
    Married  9 Oct 1891  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    James William MELTON

    Born  17 May 1857  , Beaver Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Jan 1911  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  22 Jan 1911  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    + Mary Jane MELTON

    Born  7 May 1859  , Beaver Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1922   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Sterling Price MILLER | F29 
    Married  16 Dec 1882  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    + Robert Lee MELTON

    Born  24 Sep 1863  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 May 1890   
    Buried    , Birch Tree, Shannon County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Anna Mary MCCLOUD | F30 
    Married  24 May 1881  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    + Joel Morgan MELTON

    Born  14 Aug 1866  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Nov 1955  Phelps County Memorial Hospital, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  3 Nov 1955  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Catherine PHELPS | F34 
    Married  14 Mar 1894  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    + John Anderson MELTON

    Born  16 Jun 1868  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Jun 1959   
    Buried    Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Jane BARNES | F36 
    Married  24 Jan 1892   

    Child 8 | Female
    + Laura Louisa MELTON

    Born  13 Aug 1873  , Victor Mill, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Aug 1955  , Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  12 Aug 1955  Anutt Cemetery, Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William M. SCHMIEDEKE | F37 
    Married  15 Nov 1903   

  • Sources 
    1. [S645] "William Dority Melton," obituary, The Rolla Herald-Democrat (Missouri). 30 April 1903; MST Periodical Microfilm roll 071.78594 R647h 1903/05, Missouri S&T Library, Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, Missouri, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1177] The State Historical Society of Missouri, R038 Watts, John J. (1831-1912) Collection, 1874-1912, (http://shsmo.org/manuscripts/rolla/r0038index.pdf : accessed 2 May 2016), v2, p320-321, entry for William Dority Melton. (Reliability: 2).