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Sarah J. MELTON

Female 1830 - Yes, date unknown



  • Name Sarah J. MELTON  [1
    Born 15 Apr 1830  , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    1850 US Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 20y 
    • She was recorded in the household of Joel Melton, and was 20 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]
    JJ Watts Collection
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, Joel
    Records of JJ Watts for MELTON, Joel
    FamilySearch ID
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • twin of James Wilson
    • One of the girls was not reported on the 1830 and 1840 censuses... it was either Nancy J. or Sarah J., but both are on the 1850 census.
    Person ID I4681  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 27 Oct 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  [5
    Family ID F1538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4681&tree=1: accessed 27 February 2020), "Sarah J. MELTON."

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S258] Tresa Tatyrek, compiler, "My Mother's Father's People," online family tree, RootsWeb (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=dunhamchambers&recno=0 : accessed 1 July 2008).

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

    3. [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).

    4. [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).

    5. [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).