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Mary Urmin MELTON

Female 1842 - 1922  (79 years)



  • Name Mary Urmin MELTON  [1
    Birth (Alternate) 22 Aug 1842  , Beaver Creek, Pulaski County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Born 22 Sep 1842  , Edgar Springs, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    1850 US Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 8y 
    • She was recorded in the household of Joel Melton, and was 8 years old at the time of this census. Missouri 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 US Census 1 Jun 1860  , Hawkins Township, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 18y 
    • She was recorded in the household of James W. Melton, and was 18 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 US Census 1 Jun 1860  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 18y 
    • She was recorded as Mary Melton in the household of J.W. Melton, and was 18 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 US Census 1 Jun 1880  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 36y 
    • She was recorded as the sister to Eli M. Melton and was 36 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]
    JJ Watts Collection
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, Joel
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, Joel
    Death (Alternate) 23 Feb 1922  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    FamilySearch ID
    Died 23 Mar 1922  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Cause: an accidental injury from fall and old age 
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Mary Urmin
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Mary Urmin
    Buried 24 Mar 1922  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Gravestone for MELTON, Mary Urmin
    Gravestone for MELTON, Mary Urmin
    Transcription:
    MARY URMIN
    MELTON
    AUG. 22, 1842
    FEB. 23, 1922
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I4138  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2019 

    Father Joel Morgan MELTON,   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 Marabah Julia RAMSEY,   b. 9 Sep 1800, , , Hardin [later Hart] County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1859, George Smith farm on Corn Creek, Edgar Springs, 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  [3
    Family ID F1538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4138&tree=1: accessed 17 October 2019), "Mary Urmin MELTON."

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy ," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri; no specific documentation for any piece of data.

    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), Mary Urmin Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S283] Joel Melton Family, manuscript records; box 1, v2, Genealogical Records, Book 1, 1773-1910, p321, John J. Watts Collection, 1874-1912 (R0038); Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science and Technology, G-3 Curtis Laws Wilson Library, Rolla. A collection of notebooks of genealogical records kept by a circuit riding Baptist minister in the northern Ozarks. The records cover Phelps, Pulaski, Texas, and parts of Maries and Dent counties in south-central Missouri. (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967," death certificate no. 9748 (file no.), 9 (reg. no.), Mary Melton, 23 March 1922; digital image, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/ : accessed 17 November 2006). (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S1183] 1850 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, population schedule, District #72, p. 220 (penned), p. 110 (stamped on recto side of page), dwelling 539, family 549, Joel Morgan Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 July 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 411. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1107] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Hawkins Township, p. 129 (penned), dwelling 844, family 844, Susan Bradley household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 5 March 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S716] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Rolla, p. 12 (penned), dwelling 78, family 78, J.W. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 August 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S710] 1880 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, enumeration district (ED) 128, p. 22 (penned), dwelling 194, family 197, Eli M. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 October 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 709. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S283] William Dority Melton Family, manuscript records; box 1, v2, Genealogical Records, Book 1, 1773-1910, p321, John J. Watts Collection, 1874-1912 (R0038); Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science and Technology, G-3 Curtis Laws Wilson Library, Rolla. A collection of notebooks of genealogical records kept by a circuit riding Baptist minister in the northern Ozarks. The records cover Phelps, Pulaski, Texas, and parts of Maries and Dent counties in south-central Missouri. (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967," death certificate no. 9748 (file no.), 9 (reg. no.), Mary Melton, 23 March 1922; digital image, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/ : accessed 17 November 2006). (Reliability: 3).

    11. [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), Mary Urmin Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).