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MELTON Joel Morgan

Male 1866 - 1955  (89 years)


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  • Name MELTON Joel Morgan  [1, 2
    Born 14 Aug 1866  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer  [1
    Died 2 Nov 1955  Phelps County Memorial Hospital, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: chronic myocardial failure due to accident which fractured left hip and femer 
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Joel Morgan
    Death Certificate of MELTON, Joel Morgan
    Buried 3 Nov 1955  Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Gravestone for MELTON, Joel M. & Sarah Catherine (Phelps)
    Gravestone for MELTON, Joel M. & Sarah Catherine (Phelps)
    Transcription:
    MELTON
    JOEL M.
    1866 -- 1955

    SARAH C.
    1871 -- 1945
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I49  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch, Collier Branch
    Last Modified 2 May 2016 

    Father MELTON William Dority,   b. 10 Sep 1825, , , Hart County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1903, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother ARTHUR Sarah Jane,   b. 5 Oct 1829, , Meramec River, Crawford County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1912, , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1850  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family PHELPS Sarah Catherine,   b. 30 Apr 1871, , , Henry County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1945, , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1894  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. MELTON Cleon Leona,   b. 8 Dec 1894, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1970, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. MELTON Emile Leslie,   b. 3 Jan 1898,   d. 20 Apr 1976  (Age 78 years)
     3. MELTON Charles Ralph,   b. 21 Sep 1900,   d. 22 Nov 1972  (Age 72 years)
    +4. MELTON John William,   b. 26 May 1902,   d. 2 Sep 1966  (Age 64 years)
    +5. MELTON Ollis Arthur,   b. 20 Mar 1905,   d. 18 Feb 1986  (Age 80 years)
     6. MELTON Nancy Jane,   b. 13 Jan 1912,   d. 13 Jan 1912  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Aug 1866 - , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1894 - , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Nov 1955 - 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

  • Sources 
    1. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965." Database and digital images. Missouri Digital Heritage, (http://www.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/deathcertificates : accessed 2007-present), MissouriStateArchives: Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965., entry for death certificate no. 34303 (file no.), 199 (reg. no.), Joel Morgan Melton, 2 November 1955 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965." Database and digital images. Missouri Digital Heritage, (http://www.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/deathcertificates : accessed 2007-present), MissouriStateArchives: Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965., entry for death certificate no. 3076 (file no.), 2 (reg. no.), Sarah Catherine Melton, 7 January 1945 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965." Database and digital images. Missouri Digital Heritage, (http://www.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/deathcertificates : accessed 2007-present), MissouriStateArchives: Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1965., entry for death certificate no. 34303 (file no.), 199 (reg. no.), Joel Morgan Melton, 2 November 1955 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [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, Cemetery: Smith., Joel M. & Sarah C. Melton marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S645] Missouri. Rolla. The Rolla Herald-Democrat. 30 April 1903, Obituary: MELTON, William Dority. (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S174] Crowell, Homer and John Usry, compilers. Phelps County, Missouri Marriages, Book "A", 4 September 1857-17 February 1867, [researched & compiled from original records in the Phelps Co. courthouse], (Rolla, Missouri : Phelps County Genealogical Society, 1983), Book: Phelps County, Missouri Marriages, Book "A"., Page "71b".