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Mary "Belle" LEDBETTER

Female 1898 - 1974  (76 years)



  • Name Mary "Belle" LEDBETTER 
    Born 7 Sep 1898  , , Pope County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Belle Melton 
    Died 21 Sep 1974  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Age: 76y 15d 
    Person ID I202  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2018 

    Family 1 William MELTON,   b. 21 Feb 1878, , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1954, , Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1923  , Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • William married Mary Ledbetter, the widow of his brother, Oliver.
    Children 
     1. V.H. MELTON
     2. Alice Maxine MELTON,   b. 12 Feb 1929,   d. 18 Jan 1995, , Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Robert Franklin MELTON,   b. 15 Mar 1931,   d. 7 Jul 1998  (Age 67 years)
     4. W.E. MELTON
     5. J.L. MELTON
     6. Lavetta Audrey Phoebe MELTON,   b. 13 Feb 1933,   d. 1935  (Age 1 years)
     7. Millie Alfreda MELTON,   b. 8 Apr 1923, , Broseley, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1954  (Age 30 years)
     8. A.L. MELTON
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F99  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Oliver Franklin MELTON,   b. 12 May 1887, , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1921, , Ash Hill Twp., Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1919  , Fagus, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • After Oliver died, Mary married William, Oliver's older brother.
    Children 
     1. Martha Catherine MELTON,   b. 19 Sep 1920, , Broseley, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1980, , , , Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1898 - , , Pope County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Dec 1919 - , Fagus, Butler County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1923 - , Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 76y 15d - 21 Sep 1974 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I202&tree=1: accessed 18 December 2018), "Mary "Belle" LEDBETTER".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S883] Mary Hudson, to Kathy Kult, e-mail, 10 March 2009, "Proposed Change: LEDBETTER Mary "Belle" (I202),"; privately held by Kult, Island Lake, Illinois, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1279] Pearman, Shirley and Lynn Emery, Genealogical Society of Butler County [Missouri], Southeast Butler County Cemeteries, (n.p., Missouri: Butler County Genealogical Society, 2000), p. 193. (Reliability: 2).