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Sarah Jane ARTHUR

Female 1829 - 1912  (82 years)


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  • Name Sarah Jane ARTHUR  [1
    Born 5 Oct 1829  , Meramec River, Crawford County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Sarah Melton  [4
    1830 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1830  , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: < 5y 
    • She was represented by a mark on the census for a female under the age of 5 in the household of William Arthur, Sr
    1830 U.S. census, Missouri, Crawford County, p. 1 of 2
    1830 U.S. census, Missouri, Crawford County, p. 1 of 2
    1840 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1840  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: < 15y 
    • She was represented by a mark on the census for a female between the ages of 10 and 15 in the household of William Arthur, Srr
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    Page 216, for Various People
    JJWattsCollection
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, Joel
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, William Dority
    FindAGrave
    Died 25 Aug 1912  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: dysentery with senility 
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Sarah Jane (Arthur)
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Sarah Jane (Arthur)
    Buried 27 Aug 1912  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gravestone for MELTON, William Dority & Sarah Jane (Arthur)
    Gravestone for MELTON, William Dority & Sarah Jane (Arthur)
    Transcription:
    MELTON
    WILLIAM D.
    1825 -- 1903

    SARAH J.
    1829 -- 1912
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Association E. UPDIKE (Relationship: DNA Relative) 
    Person ID I38  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2018 

    Father William ARTHUR, II,   b. 6 Dec 1796, , , Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1885, T36N R8W S30 N1/2 lot 1 SW, Cold Spring Twp., Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Sarah ADAMS,   b. 17 Sep 1799, , Bradfordsville, Washington [now Marion] County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1863, T36N R8W S30 N1/2 lot 1 SW, Cold Spring Twp., Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 26 May 1818  , , Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Marriage Record for William Arthur and Sarah Adams
    Marriage Record for William Arthur and Sarah Adams
    Married by Minister James Hile
    Marriage Register for William ARTHUR and Sarah ADAMS
    Marriage Register for William ARTHUR and Sarah ADAMS
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Dority MELTON,   b. 10 Sep 1825, , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1903, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1850  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
    +1. Maraba MELTON,   b. 25 Dec 1850, , Corn Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1937  (Age 86 years)
     2. Sarah Carolyn MELTON,   b. 18 Jul 1853, , Beaver Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1923  (Age 70 years)
     3. James William MELTON,   b. 17 May 1857, , Beaver Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1911, , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +4. Mary Jane MELTON,   b. 7 May 1859, , Beaver Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922  (Age 62 years)
    +5. Robert Lee MELTON,   b. 24 Sep 1863, , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1890  (Age 26 years)
    +6. Joel Morgan MELTON,   b. 14 Aug 1866, , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1955, Phelps County Memorial Hospital, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +7. John Anderson MELTON,   b. 16 Jun 1868, , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1959  (Age 91 years)
    +8. Laura Louisa MELTON,   b. 13 Aug 1873, , Victor Mill, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1955, , Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1829 - , Meramec River, Crawford County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1830 U.S. Census - Age: < 5y - 1 Jun 1830 - , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: < 15y - 1 Jun 1840 - , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Feb 1850 - , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: dysentery with senility - 25 Aug 1912 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Aug 1912 - Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Sarah Jane (Arthur) MELTON
    Sarah Jane (Arthur) MELTON
    source: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/33748187/person/18527761422/photo/e365fb43-78fa-4432-bf4b-b40df5b42674?otid=13804876&opid=-6707619&hf=Photo&pn=6&hs=recent&pg=32880&pgpl=hf%7cpn%7chs
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I38&tree=1: accessed 16 August 2018), "Sarah Jane ARTHUR"

  • 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. [S258] Tresa Tatyrek , compiler, "My Mother's Father's People," Online family tree, Rootsweb's World Connect Project, (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=dunhamchambers&recno=0: accessed 1 July 2008).

    3. [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).

    4. [S11] Janice C. Gustafson, "World Family Tree, Vol. 72, Tree 932", submitted by Gustafson, 30 Main Street, Box 723, HCR - Gay Location, Lake Linden MI 49945; database by subscription, (http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v72/0901to0950/v72t0932.html : accessed 1 Aug 2005); no specific documentation for any piece of data.

    5. [S309] 1830 U.S. census, Crawford County, Missouri, p. 172 (penned), line 22, William Arthur; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M19, roll 72, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S693] 1840 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, no township, p. 216 (stamped), line 15, William Arthur; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 229, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [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).

    8. [S539] Smith Cemetery (Flat, Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.7384°, W-91.9011°; located on Highway 63 South to County Road 6120 turning right; turn on CR6130 and stay on this road until you see the old church building and cemetery), William D. & Sarah J. Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1067] Washington County, Kentucky, "Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records (1852-1910)"; KSA microfilm 241382, Kentucky Dept. of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort., p. 173, entry for William Arthur and Sarah Adams. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky: M. Conway, 1934), (Reliability: 2).