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Absalom MELTON

Male Abt 1735 - 1806  (~ 69 years)


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  • Sources

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    1. [S1096] Bedford County Virginia County Court, "Will books, 1763-1914; general indexes, 1754-1976," v. 3-4 1803-1817, Will for Absalom Melton, v3:97-98; digital image, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/275249 : accessed 25 October 2019); img 109 and 110 of 408; imaged from FHL microfilm 1941023, DGS 7645310. Access to digital images are only available at the Family History Library or a Family History Center. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    2. [S1096] Bedford County Virginia County Court, "Will books, 1763-1914; general indexes, 1754-1976," v. 3-4 1803-1817, Will for Absalom Melton, v3:97-98; digital image, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/275249 : accessed 25 October 2019); image xx and xx of 408; imaged from FHL microfilm 1941023, DGS 7645310. Access to digital images are only available at the Family History Library or a Family History Center. (Quality Assessment: 3).

    3. [S1061] Ann Chilton, Bedford County, Virginia Will Book 3, 1794-1810, (Signal Mountain, Tennessee : Mountain Press, 1988), p. 97, "Will of Absolom Melton" and p. 111, "Inventory of Estate of Absolem Melton". (Quality Assessment: 2).

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

    5. [S11] Janice C. Gustafson, "World Family Tree, Vol. 72, Tree 932," [Inactive website], Genealogy.com (INACTIVE: http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v72/0901to0950/v72t0932.html : 1 August 2005).

    6. [S242] Virginia State Library (Richmond, Virginia), "Register of marriages, Louisa County, Virginia, 1766-1861," entry for Absalom Melton and Nancy Freeman, 2 February 1797; digital image, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/362063 : accessed 6 June 2021); citing FHL microfilm, DGS 7578998, img 317 of 762. (Quality Assessment: 2).

    7. [S631] Genealogical Society of Utah, Bedford County, Virginia Marriage Bonds, 1800 to 1853, (Salem, Massachusetts : Higginson Book Co., 19--), p. 105.



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