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Robert Earl MELTON

Male 1898 - 1945  (47 years)



  • Name Robert Earl MELTON  [1
    Birth (Alternate) Jun 1897  , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born 2 May 1898  , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer  [1
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 2y 
    • He was the son of Joel F. Melton and was 2 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace.
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MELTON, Joel F.], p. 2 of 2
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MELTON, Joel F.], p. 2 of 2
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    Died 30 Jul 1945  , Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: lobar pneumonhia 
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Robert Earl
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Robert Earl
    Buried 31 Jul 1945  Qulin Cemetery, Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Person ID I3843  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2018 

    Father Joel Franklin MELTON,   b. 1 Aug 1847, , Flat, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1908, , Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Martha Ann MATHIS,   b. 12 Jun 1854, , Flat, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1921, , Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1873  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Marriage, MELTON, Joel F. and MATHIS, Martha Ann
    Marriage, MELTON, Joel F. and MATHIS, Martha Ann

    Transcription:

    Melton to Mathes

    State of Missouri }
    County of Phelps }

    This is to certify that the rites of marriage was performed between Joel F. Melton and Martha Mathes on the 26 day of October 1873 by the undersigned of Phelps County State of Mo.

    Simeon B. Lewis
    Minister of the Gospel

    Filed for Record }
    Jan'y 19 1873 }

    Photos
    Family of MELTON, Joel Franklin
    Family of MELTON, Joel Franklin
    SOURCE: Tresa Tatyrek, online photo, "Melton Photo Gallery", http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~tresa/Melton/photo.htm and Butler County Genealogical Society, Butler County, Missouri, Vol. I, (Popular Bluff: Butler Co. Genealogical Society, 1988), p. 146
    Family ID F109  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ellen PATTERSON,   b. 17 Oct 1903,   d. 27 Mar 1964  (Age 60 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. R. MELTON
     2. Lonnie Robert MELTON,   b. 6 May 1931, , Fisk, Butler County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1986, , Lutesville, Bollinger County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. W. MELTON
     4. M.L. MELTON
     5. C.O. MELTON
    Family ID F116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth (Alternate) - Jun 1897 - , , , Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 May 1898 - , , , Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 2y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: lobar pneumonhia - 30 Jul 1945 - , Qulin, Butler County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Jul 1945 - Qulin Cemetery, Qulin, Butler County, 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=I3843&tree=1: accessed 18 November 2018), "Robert Earl MELTON".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967", database with images, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/: accessed 2007-present), entry for death certificate no. 26950 (file no.), 215 (reg. no.), Earl R. Melton, 30 July 1945. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S876] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 5-B, dwelling 93, family 93, Joel F. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873, (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S876] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 5-B, dwelling 93, family 93, Joel F. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1177] ***1***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).

    5. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967", database with images, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/: accessed 2007-present), entry for death certificate no. 26950 (file no.), 215 (reg. no.), Earl R. Melton, 30 July 1945. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S604] Qulin Cemetery (Qulin, Butler County, Missouri; LAT/LON N36.595° W-90.2722°; take Hwy 53 South from Poplar Bluff for 15 miles; at Qulin, turn right (west) onto Hwy N for 1.2 miles; the cemetery is on the left).

    7. [S912] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriages", (1867-1881), 1:210, entry for Joel F. MELTON and Martha Ann MATHIS, 26 October 1873; MSA microfilm C20224, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri, (Reliability: 2).