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Joel Franklin MELTON

Joel Franklin MELTON

Male 1847 - 1908  (60 years)

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    (Reliability ratings:
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    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. [S643] "Deaths," The Rolla Herald-Democrat (Rolla Missouri), 14 May 1908; image copy of obituary, Newspapers.com, (https://www.newspapers.com/clip/77460533/obit-melton-joelfranklin-frank/ : accessed 10 May 2021), p. 7, col. 3, top. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    3. [S876] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 5-B, dwelling 93, family 93, Joel F. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873. (Quality Assessment: 1).

    4. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Unfortunately, the Pulaski County Courthouse burned down in 1903. No records survived therefore no birth record is available from Pulaski County records..

    5. [S311] 1850 U.S. census, Crawford County, Missouri, population schedule, District #24, p. 211 (stamped), dwelling 314, family 314, L. H. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 August 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 397. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    6. [S314] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Green Township, p. 67 (penned), dwelling 439, family 439, L.H. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    7. [S23] Ancestry.com website, www.ancestry.com, (Provo, UT : The Generations Network, Inc., 2007).

    8. [S269] 1870 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, p. 21 (penned), p. 748 (stamped), dwelling 138, family 147, L.H. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 December 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 797. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    9. [S710] 1880 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, enumeration district (ED) 128, p. 24 (penned), dwelling 209, family 213, Joel F. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 October 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 709. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    10. [S1283] Butler County Genealogical Society, Butler County Missouri, Vol I, (Popular Bluff, Missouri : Butler County Genealogical Society, 1988), Melton-Heath, p. 146. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    11. [S876] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township (north part), enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 5-B, dwelling 93, family 93, Joel F. Melton household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 873. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    12. [S643] "Deaths," The Rolla Herald-Democrat (Rolla Missouri), 14 May 1908; image copy of obituary, Newspapers.com, (https://www.newspapers.com/clip/77460533/obit-melton-joelfranklin-frank/ : accessed 10 May 2021), citing print edition, p. 7, col. 3, top. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    13. [S283] Lewis Haydon Melton Family, manuscript records; box 1, v19, Miscellaneous genealogical notes, 1827-1912, p86, 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. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    14. [S643] "Deaths," The Rolla Herald-Democrat (Rolla Missouri), 14 May 1908; image copy of obituary, Newspapers.com, (https://www.newspapers.com/clip/77460533/obit-melton-joelfranklin-frank/ : accessed 10 May 2021), citing print edition, p. 7, col. 3, top. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    15. [S283] Joel Franklin Melton Family, manuscript records; box 1, v17, Mathis family record, 1775-1903, p16, 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. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    16. [S605] Webb Cemetery (Qulin, Butler County, Missouri; LAT/LON 36.60925, -90.18742; located northeast of Qulin, MO; from Qulin, take Rt. 53 east for 2.5 miles; turn left (north) on Road "CC"; stay on CC for 1.67 mi; turn right (east) on Road 686; there will be a field immediately on the right, look for a row of trees about 1/2 mi down the road; after the row of trees, there's another field with a patch of trees about 175ft from the road. The graveyard is in the patch of trees. There is no real driveway to the cemetery, but there looks like a tractor/dirt path which leads to and around the cemetery), marker not yet located; (Quality Assessment: 2).

    17. [S788] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriages," (1867-1881), 1:210, Joel F. MELTON and Martha Ann MATHIS, 26 October 1873; MSA microfilm C20224, Missouri State Archive, Jefferson City. (Quality Assessment: 3).



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