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August Riley MELTON

Male 1898 - 1980  (82 years)



  • Name August Riley MELTON  [1
    Born 1 Feb 1898  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 2y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Eli 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
    Died 27 May 1980  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gravestone for MELTON, August Riley & Gwen Pearl ([nee Unknown])
    Gravestone for MELTON, August Riley & Gwen Pearl ([nee Unknown])
    Transcription:
    MELTON
    AUGUST R.
    FEB. 1, 1898
    MAY 27, 1980

    GWEN. PEARL
    MAY 1, 1899
    JAN. 30, 1981
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I4214  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2009 

    Father Eli Mills MELTON,   b. 13 May 1859, , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1920, , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth EVANS,   b. 21 Jan 1861, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1943, , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1889  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Photos
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Back: Scott Arthur, Winford Lewis, Dots Woodson, Lillian Grace and Alpha L.
    Front: August Riley, Eli Mills, Inez A., Sarah Ellen, Sarah Elizabeth (Evans) and Cloa Blanch

    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume I, page 266
    Family ID F1581  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gwen Pearl ROSSEL,   b. 1 May 1899,   d. 30 Jan 1981  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Lee Dale MELTON
     2. Earline MELTON
     3. Fred MELTON
     4. Betty MELTON
     5. Margie MELTON
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 
    Family ID F1592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    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 - 27 May 1980 - , Edgar Springs, 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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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Family of MELTON, Eli Mills
    Back: Scott Arthur, Winford Lewis, Dots Woodson, Lillian Grace and Alpha L.
    Front: August Riley, Eli Mills, Inez A., Sarah Ellen, Sarah Elizabeth (Evans) and Cloa Blanch

    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume I, page 266

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4214&tree=1: accessed 21 November 2018), "August Riley MELTON".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S22] "Kline, LuAnn, submitter, "World Family Tree, Vol. 72, Tree 6," website by subscription, Genealogy.com, (http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v72/0001to0050/v72t0006.html : accessed 25 Jul 2004)", [Inactive website].

    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), August R. & Glen Pearl Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S877] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), p. 308 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 6-A, dwelling 94, family 94, Eli Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873, (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S877] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), p. 308 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 6-A, dwelling 94, family 94, Eli Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873, (Reliability: 3).

    5. [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), August R. & Glen Pearl Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri.