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Kenneth William MELTON, Sr.

Kenneth William MELTON, Sr.

Male 1925 - 2009  (83 years)


  • Name Kenneth William MELTON 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 7 Oct 1925  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer and self-employed contractor  [2
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 18m 
    • He was recorded as the son of John W. Melton, and was 18 months old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace.
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    Occupation From 1943 to 1946  [2
    U.S. Military WWII Veteran (Merchant Marine) 
    Club/Society/Group Lions Club  [2
    • He was the first President of the Edgar Springs Lions Club
    Club/Society/Group Mason\Odd Fellows  [2
    • He was a fifty year member of The Grand Lodge of Missouri (Masonic Blue Lodge) as a 32nd degree Master Mason
    Club/Society/Group Shriner  [2
    • South Central Missouri Shrine Club, Shrine Motor Corp, Scottish Rite and Eastern Star. He was a forty year member of York Rite.
    Military Service From 1943 to 1946  [2
    Died 17 Feb 2009  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 21 Feb 2009  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2086  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch, Collier Branch
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2014 

    Father John William MELTON,   b. 26 May 1902,   d. 2 Sep 1966  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Minnie Estelle STEELE,   b. 12 Sep 1905, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [4
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    Family ID F476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family E.E. LEFEVER 
    Children 
    +1. L.L. MELTON
    +2. D.K. MELTON
    +3. K.W. MELTON, Jr.
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Oct 1925 - , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 18m - 1 Apr 1930 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 2009 - , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Feb 2009 - Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

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    MELTON, Kenneth William Sr.
    MELTON, Kenneth William Sr.
    SOURCE: "Kenneth William Melton, Sr.," obituary, The Rolla Daily News, Rolla, MO : Floyd Jernigan, 19 February 2009

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I2086&tree=1: accessed 17 November 2018), "Kenneth William MELTON, Sr.".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S750] 1930 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, p. 254 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 81-15, sheet 4-B, dwelling 79, family 80, John W. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 1216, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S884] "Kenneth William Melton, Sr.," obituary, The Rolla Daily News (Missouri), 19 Feb 2009; Web edition, (http://www.therolladailynews.com/obituaries/x1658747182/Kenneth-William-Melton-Sr : 11 Mar 2009), (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S750] 1930 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, p. 254 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 81-15, sheet 4-B, dwelling 79, family 80, John W. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 1216, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S41] Lundi S. Leonard, submitter, "World Family Tree, Vol. 58, Tree 14", [Inactive website], Genealogy.com (http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v58/0001to0050/v58t0014.html : accessed 25 Jul 2004).