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James MELTON

Male Aft 1790 -



  • Name James MELTON  [1
    Born Aft 1790  , Bedford, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Tax Record 1819  , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1850 US Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #42, Jefferson County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 60y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household and 60 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "farmer", and Virginia was his reported birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Jefferson County, District #42
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Jefferson County, District #42
    Occupation farmer  [4
    Person ID I12  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2019 

    Father Garland Anderson MELTON,   b. 20 Oct 1756, , Bedford, Bedford County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1834, , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 77 years) 
    Mother Nancy RICHARDSON,   b. 1771, , , , Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1863, , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1787  , Bedford, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • Joseph Richardson, surety
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah D. LEMMONS,   b. 1796, , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 Nov 1815  , , Hardin County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. William Franklin MELTON,   b. 30 Jul 1820, , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1884, , , Cooke County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I12&tree=1: accessed 17 October 2019), "James MELTON."

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S11] Janice C. Gustafson, "World Family Tree, Vol. 72, Tree 932," [Inactive website], Genealogy.com (http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v72/0901to0950/v72t0932.html : 1 August 2005).

    2. [S1114] Hart County Kentucky Taxpayers of 1819, (Indianapolis : The Researchers, [nd]), p. 6. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S216] 1850 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Missouri, population schedule, District #42, p. 411 (stamped), dwelling 68, family 68, James Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 December 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 402. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S216] 1850 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Missouri, population schedule, District #42, p. 411 (stamped), dwelling 68, family 68, James Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 December 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 402. (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S632] Nicholas Russell Murray, Bedford County, Virginia, 1755-1803, (Hammond, Louisianna : Nicholas R. Murray, Hunting for Bears, 1986), p. 36.

    6. [S633] Joan Colbert Gioe, Bedford County Virginia Records #1: Marriages, 1755-1800, (Indianapolis : Researchers, 1996), p. 16.

    7. [S667] Earle S. Dennis and Jane E. Smith, Marriage Bonds of Bedford County Virginia 1755 - 1800 [Digitial version is located at HeritageQuest Online, http://persi.heritagequestonline.com/hqoweb/library/do/books/results/image?urn=urn:proquest:US;glhbooks;Genealogy-glh08062461;-1;-1;], (Bedford, Virginia : E.S. Dennis and J.E. Smith, 1932), p. 42. (Reliability: 2).