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MELTON Caroline

Female 1832 - 1893  (61 years)


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  • Name MELTON Caroline  [1
    Born 18 May 1832  , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    1840 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1840  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: < 10y 
    • She was represented by a mark on the census for a female between the ages of 5 and 10 in the household of Joel Melton
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    Page 201, for MELTON, Joel Morgan
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 18y 
    • She was recorded in the household of Joel Melton, and was 18 years old at the time of this census. Kentucky was her reported birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [MELTON, Joel Morgan]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [MELTON, Joel Morgan]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  , Hawkins Township, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 25y 
    • She was recorded in the household of James W. Melton, and was 25 years old at the time of this census. Kentucky was her reported birthplace.

      Joel Melton's family was counted twice in 1860. Once here, and once on the census for Rolla, MO.
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Hawkins [MELTON, Joel M. #2]
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Hawkins [MELTON, Joel M. #2]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 28y 
    • She was recorded as C. Melton in the household of J.W. Melton, and was 28 years old at the time of this census. Her birthplace is the same as stated in the 1850 census.

      Joel Melton's family was counted twice in 1860. Once here, and once on the census for Hawkins Township.
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Rolla [MELTON, Joel M. #1]
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Rolla [MELTON, Joel M. #1]
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 46y 
    • She was recorded as the sister to Eli M. Melton and was 46 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was her reported birthplace.
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MELTON, Margaret]
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MELTON, Margaret]
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    Died 21 Sep 1893  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Age: 61y 4m 3d 
    Buried Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gravestone for MELTON, Caroline
    Gravestone for MELTON, Caroline
    Transcription:
    CAROLINE
    MELTON
    MAY 18, 1832
    SEPT. 21, 1893
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I4134  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2017 

    Father MELTON Joel Morgan,   b. 18 Oct 1798, , Bedford, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1863, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother RAMSEY Marabah Julia,   b. 9 Sep 1800, , , Hardin [later Hart] County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1859, , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1822  , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F1538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 May 1832 - , , , Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: < 10y - 1 Jun 1840 - , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 18y - 1 Jun 1850 - , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 25y - 1 Jun 1860 - , Hawkins Township, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 28y - 1 Jun 1860 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 U.S. Census - Age: 46y - 1 Jun 1880 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 61y 4m 3d - 21 Sep 1893 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Case, Mary Ruth. "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy." Supplied by compiler, Rolla, Missouri.

    2. [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). Grave markers, Caroline Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S695] Missouri. Pulaski County. 1840 U.S. census. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S705] Missouri. Pulaski County. 1850 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S482] Missouri. Phelps County. 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S716] Missouri. Phelps County. 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S711] Missouri. Phelps County. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    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). Grave markers, Caroline Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1101] Pugh, Barbara and Kathleen Winn. The Rolla Herald Obituaries & Death Notices, 1890-1899, (Rolla, MO: B. Pugh and K. Winn, 1989), p. 78 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S11] Gustafson, Janice C. "World Family Tree, Vol. 72, Tree 932." Submitted by compiler, 30 Main Street, Box 723, HCR - Gay Location, Lake Linden MI 49945. Database by subscription. http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v72/0901to0950/v72t0932.html : 2005.