William Meech1

M, b. 7 May 1696, d. 17 January 1776
Relationship6th great-grandfather of Hugh E Riggs
ChartsAncestors: Riggs, Hugh
Birth*7 May 1696 William Meech was born on 7 May 1696 in Preston, New London County, Connecticut.1 
Marriage*7 May 1738 He married Hannah Freeman on 7 May 1738 in Preston, New London County, Connecticut.1 
Death*17 January 1776 William Meech died on 17 January 1776 in New London County, Connecticut, at age 79.1 

Family

Hannah Freeman b. 24 Feb 1712/13, d. 19 Apr 1759
Child

Citations

  1. [S1914] Allan Joyce, Northern & Southern East Coast Families: from Jamestown, VA & Plymoth, MA to present.

Roxa A Meeds1,2

F, b. February 1876, d. 9 July 1965
Birth*February 1876 Roxa A Meeds was born in February 1876 in Illinois.1,2 
Census1880*10 June 1880 Roxa was listed as a daughter in C M and Sarah Meads's household on the 1880 Census in Bear Claw Township, Christian County, Illinois.3 
Married Namecirca 1895  As of circa 1895, her married name was Bradley (Meeds).1 
Marriage*circa 1895 She married Edgar Horace Bradley, son of Horace Bradley and Eliza Caroline Swisher, circa 1895.1,2 
Census1900*21 June 1900 Roxa was listed as Edgar Horace Bradley's wife on the 1900 Census in Pawnee Township, Sangamon County, Illinois.2 
Census1910*22 April 1910 Roxa was listed as Edgar Horace Bradley's wife on the 1910 Census in Moriarty Precinct, Torrance County, New Mexico.4 
Census1930*8 April 1930 Roxa was listed as Edgar Horace Bradley's wife on the 1930 Census in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.5 
Census1940*8 April 1940 Roxa was listed as a mother in Clark F and Eva A Bradley's household on the 1940 Census in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.6 
(wife) Death24 November 1951 Roxa's husband, Edgar, died on 24 November 1951.1 
Death*9 July 1965 Roxa A Meeds died on 9 July 1965 at age 89.1 

Family

Edgar Horace Bradley b. Feb 1874, d. 24 Nov 1951
Marriage*circa 1895 She married Edgar Horace Bradley, son of Horace Bradley and Eliza Caroline Swisher, circa 1895.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S6899] 1900, Sangamon County, Illinois.
  3. [S2842] 1880, Christian County, Illinois.
  4. [S6900] 1910, Torrance County, New Mexico.
  5. [S3477] 1930, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.
  6. [S5959] 1940, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Mary Meekins1

F, b. circa 1650, d. 1704
Father*Thomas Meekins2 d. 10 Dec 1687
Mother*Sarah (?)2 d. 21 Jan 1650/51
Relationship7th great-grandmother of Martha Gail Oros
ChartsAncestors: Oros, Martha
Birth*circa 1650 Mary Meekins was born circa 1650 in Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1 
 She was the daughter of Thomas Meekins and Sarah (?)2 
Marriage*14 December 1669 Mary Meekins married John Allis on 14 December 1669 in Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.1 
Married Name14 December 1669  As of 14 December 1669, her married name was Allis (Meekins).1 
Death*1704 Mary Meekins died in 1704 in Hatfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.1 

Family

John Allis b. 5 Mar 1641/42, d. Jan 1690/91
Child

Citations

  1. [S1255] World Family Tree Volume 54, tree 0123.
  2. [S1401] World Family Tree Volume 46, tree 1474.

Thomas Meekins1

M, d. 10 December 1687
Father*Thomas Meekins1 d. c 1640
Mother*Catherine Bell1 d. 3 Feb 1650/51
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Martha Gail Oros
ChartsAncestors: Oros, Martha
Birth* Thomas was born in England.1 
 He was the son of Thomas Meekins and Catherine Bell.1 
Marriage* Thomas Meekins married Sarah (?)
Death*10 December 1687 Thomas died on 10 December 1687 in Hatfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.1 

Family

Sarah (?) d. 21 Jan 1650/51
Child

Citations

  1. [S1401] World Family Tree Volume 46, tree 1474.

Thomas Meekins1

M, d. circa 1640
Relationship9th great-grandfather of Martha Gail Oros
ChartsAncestors: Oros, Martha
Marriage* Thomas Meekins married Catherine Bell
Death*circa 1640 Thomas died circa 1640 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1 

Family

Catherine Bell d. 3 Feb 1650/51
Child

Citations

  1. [S1401] World Family Tree Volume 46, tree 1474.

Nancy Meeks1,2

F, b. circa 1824
Birth*circa 1824 Nancy Meeks was born circa 1824 in Alabama.1,2 
Marriage*23 December 1847 She married first Robert Templeton on 23 December 1847 in Lincoln County, Tennessee.2 
Married Name23 December 1847  As of 23 December 1847, her married name was Templeton (Meeks). 
Census1850*26 September 1850 On the 1850 census, Robert Templeton's household included Nancy in District 11, Lincoln County, Tennessee.3 
Marriage*14 December 1865 She married second William W Haley on 14 December 1865 in Lincoln County, Tennessee.1,2 
Married Name14 December 1865  As of 14 December 1865, her married name was Haley (Meeks). 
Census1870*21 June 1870 On the 1870 census, William W Haley's household included Nancy, Mary and Lucinda in District 19, Lincoln County, Tennessee.4 

Family 1

Robert Templeton b. c 1820
Marriage*23 December 1847 Nancy Meeks married first Robert Templeton on 23 December 1847 in Lincoln County, Tennessee.2 

Family 2

William W Haley b. c 1807
Marriage*14 December 1865 Nancy Meeks married second William W Haley on 14 December 1865 in Lincoln County, Tennessee.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S520] 1880, Civil District #19, Lincoln County, Tennessee, p. 227C.
  2. [S1007] Marriage Index: Tennessee, (1851-1900) (CD# 235).
  3. [S1166] 1850, District Number 11, Lincoln County, Tennessee, p. 138.
  4. [S533] 1870, District number 19, Lincoln County, Tennessee, p. 6.

James William Meier1,2,3

M, b. 28 March 1918, d. 23 November 2010
Birth*28 March 1918 James William Meier was born on 28 March 1918 in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.1 
Census1920*12 January 1920 James was listed as a son in John H and Lillian O Meier's household on the 1920 Census in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.4 
Census1930*22 April 1930 James was listed as a son in John H and Lillian O Meier's household on the 1930 Census in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.5 
Census1940*14 April 1940 James was listed as a son in John and Lillian Maier's household on the 1940 Census in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.6 
Marriage*circa 1945 He married Christine E Prestridge, daughter of Newton Prestridge and Stella Agnes Escue, circa 1945.1 
Death*23 November 2010 James died on 23 November 2010 in Bossier City, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, at age 92.2,1,7 

Family

Christine E Prestridge b. 8 Sep 1921, d. 3 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S5276] Obituary collection gathered from online newspapers.
  3. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.
  4. [S2594] 1920, Wapello County, Iowa.
  5. [S2432] 1930, Wapello County, Iowa.
  6. [S5913] 1940, Wapello County, Iowa.
  7. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Bernice Louise Meiers1,2,3,4

F, b. 17 April 1916, d. October 1992
Birth*17 April 1916 Bernice was born on 17 April 1916 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan. Daughter of Ernest C Meiers and Christine A Reese.1,2,4 
Census1920*24 January 1920 Bernice was listed as a daughter in Ernest and Christine Meier's household on the 1920 Census in Wyoming, Kent County, Michigan.5 
Census1930*17 April 1930 Bernice was listed as a daughter in Christine A Meier's household on the 1930 Census in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.3 
Married Name4 June 1934  As of 4 June 1934, her married name was Atkinson (Meiers).1,2 
Marriage*4 June 1934 She married Claude E Atkinson, son of Ralph Eli Atkinson and Olive Stelle Beeman, on 4 June 1934 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.1,2 
Census1940*11 April 1940 Bernice was listed as Claude E Atkinson's wife on the 1940 Census in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.1 
Name Variation  Bernice Louise Meiers was also known as Bernice Louise Nicolozzi (Meiers).4 
Last Residence* According to Social Security Administration the last residence of Bernice Louise Meiers was in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.6 
Death*October 1992 She died in October 1992 at age 76.6 

Family

Claude E Atkinson b. 27 Mar 1911, d. 9 Jun 1979
Marriage*4 June 1934 She married Claude E Atkinson, son of Ralph Eli Atkinson and Olive Stelle Beeman, on 4 June 1934 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5553] 1940, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.
  2. [S7929] Michigan Marriages, 1867-1952.
  3. [S1900] 1930, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.
  4. [S8159] United States Social Security Administration, US, Social Security Appl. and Claims, 1936-2007.
  5. [S8906] 1920, Wyoming, Kent County, Michigan.
  6. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Marjorie Louise Meissner1,2

F, b. 10 February 1917, d. 24 May 1981
Birth*10 February 1917 Marjorie Louise Meissner was born on 10 February 1917 in Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa.3,2 
Married Name3 April 1937  As of 3 April 1937, her married name was Glazier (Meissner).1 
Marriage*3 April 1937 She married Woodrow Burton Glazier on 3 April 1937 in Seattle, King County, Washington.1,4 
Census1940*19 April 1940 Marjorie was listed as 's wife on the 1940 Census in Seattle, King County, Washington.5 
Death*24 May 1981 Marjorie died on 24 May 1981 in Seattle, King County, Washington, at age 64.3,6 
Burial* She was buried in Greenwood Memorial Park, Renton, King County, Washington.7 

Family

Woodrow Burton Glazier b. 18 Nov 1916, d. 21 May 2002
Children

Citations

  1. [S2130] Www.digitalarchives.wa.gov, Washington State Digital Archives.
  2. [S4101] Pamela Sopp, Kern Glazier Family File.
  3. [S1723] Washington Death Index: 1940-2014.
  4. [S5872] Washington Marriage Records: 1865-2004.
  5. [S5516] 1940, Seattle, King County, Washington.
  6. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  7. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Audrey Ann Meixell1,2

F
Father*William Dean Meixell1 b. 1 Jul 1908, d. 14 Jun 1995
Mother*Florence Reba Clark1 b. 6 Jun 1906, d. 14 Nov 1990
Relationship3rd cousin of Martha Gail Oros
 Audrey Ann Meixell is the daughter of William Dean Meixell and Florence Reba Clark.1 

Family

Lee Rudie Johnson

Citations

  1. [S8019] 1940, Lincoln Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  2. [S9358] MN, Birth Index, 1935-1995.

Carol Margaret Meixell1,2

F
Father*William Dean Meixell1 b. 1 Jul 1908, d. 14 Jun 1995
Mother*Florence Reba Clark1 b. 6 Jun 1906, d. 14 Nov 1990
Relationship3rd cousin of Martha Gail Oros
 Carol Margaret Meixell is the daughter of William Dean Meixell and Florence Reba Clark.1 

Family

Dale Clifford Hauch b. 5 Sep 1939, d. 13 Dec 1984

Citations

  1. [S8019] 1940, Lincoln Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  2. [S9358] MN, Birth Index, 1935-1995.

Dean William Meixell1,2

M
Father*William Dean Meixell1 b. 1 Jul 1908, d. 14 Jun 1995
Mother*Florence Reba Clark1 b. 6 Jun 1906, d. 14 Nov 1990
Relationship3rd cousin of Martha Gail Oros
 Dean William Meixell is the son of William Dean Meixell and Florence Reba Clark.1 

Family

Marian Isabel Bienapfl b. 18 Jul 1936, d. 10 Jul 1990

Citations

  1. [S8019] 1940, Lincoln Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  2. [S7793] Minnesota Historical Society, MN, Birth Index, 1900-1934.

Janet Reba Meixell1

F, b. 4 December 1940, d. 30 June 1942
Father*William Dean Meixell1 b. 1 Jul 1908, d. 14 Jun 1995
Mother*Florence Reba Clark1 b. 6 Jun 1906, d. 14 Nov 1990
Relationship3rd cousin of Martha Gail Oros
Birth*4 December 1940 Janet Reba Meixell was born on 4 December 1940 in Blue Earth County, Minnesota.1 
 She was the daughter of William Dean Meixell and Florence Reba Clark.1 
Death*30 June 1942 Janet Reba Meixell died on 30 June 1942 in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, at age 1.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

William Dean Meixell1,2

M, b. 1 July 1908, d. 14 June 1995
Birth*1 July 1908 William was born on 1 July 1908 in Cambria, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. Son of Roy E Meixell and Laura Johnson.1,2,3,4 
Census1910*9 May 1910 William was listed as a son in Roy E and Laura D Meixell's household on the 1910 Census in Vernon Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.5 
Census1920*24 January 1920 William was listed as a son in Roy and Laura Meixell's household on the 1920 Census in Linden Township, Brown County, Minnesota.6 
Census1930*26 April 1930 William was listed as a son in Roy E and Laura A Meixell's household on the 1930 Census in Lyra Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.7 
Marriage*11 June 1930 He married Florence Reba Clark, daughter of John Lafayette Clark and Margaret Edna Smith, on 11 June 1930 in Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa.1,8 
Census1940*15 April 1940 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Lincoln Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.1 
Milit-Regist*16 October 1940 He signeddraft registration on 16 October 1940 in Lake Crystal, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.2 
(husband) Death14 November 1990 William's wife died on 14 November 1990 in Blue Earth County, Minnesota.3,9 
Death*14 June 1995 He died on 14 June 1995 in Lake Crystal, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, at age 86.3,9 

Family

Florence Reba Clark b. 6 Jun 1906, d. 14 Nov 1990
Marriage*11 June 1930 He married Florence Reba Clark, daughter of John Lafayette Clark and Margaret Edna Smith, on 11 June 1930 in Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa.1,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8019] 1940, Lincoln Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  2. [S7546] United States Government, World War II draft registration of Younger Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S3730] Minnesota, Minnesota Death Records Index, 1908-2002, ancestry.com.
  4. [S7793] Minnesota Historical Society, MN, Birth Index, 1900-1934.
  5. [S9355] 1910, Vernon Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  6. [S9356] 1920, Brown County, Minnesota.
  7. [S9357] 1930, Lyra Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  8. [S7379] Iowa Marriage Records, 1923-1937.
  9. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  10. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Emma Mekota1,2

F, b. April 1877, d. 26 April 1935
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Kathleen Louise Tschanz
ChartsAncestors: Tschanz, Kathleen
Name Variation  Emma Mekota was also known as Emma Mekato.3 
Birth*April 1877 Emma was born in April 1877 in Solon, Johnson County, Iowa. Daughter of Frank Mekota and Dorothea Reter.2,4,3,5 
Census*1895 She appeared on the census of 1895 in Iowa.3 
Census1900*1 June 1900 Emma was listed as a servant in 's household on the 1900 Census in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa.4 
Married Name4 October 1905  As of 4 October 1905, her married name was Jansa (Mekota).6,5 
Marriage*4 October 1905 She married Joseph W Jansa on 4 October 1905 in Linn County, Iowa.7,5 
Census1910*16 April 1910 Emma was listed as Joseph W Jansa's wife on the 1910 Census in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.8 
Milit-Regist*12 September 1918 Joseph W Jansa listed Emma Mekota as the person that would always know Joseph's address on 12 September 1918 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.9 
Census1920*3 January 1920 Emma was listed as Joseph W Jansa's wife on the 1920 Census in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.6 
(wife) Death25 June 1929 Emma's husband, Joseph, died on 25 June 1929 in Los Angeles County, California.7,10 
(mother-in-law) Census19309 April 1930 Emma was listed as a mother-in-law in George Alonzo Stilley's household on the 1930 Census in Alhambra, Los Angeles County, California.11 
Death*26 April 1935 Emma Mekota died on 26 April 1935 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.7,10 

Family

Joseph W Jansa b. 24 Jun 1875, d. 25 Jun 1929
Marriage*4 October 1905 She married Joseph W Jansa on 4 October 1905 in Linn County, Iowa.7,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1737] California Death Index 1940 - 1997.
  2. [S1853] 1930, Almira, Benzie County, Michigan.
  3. [S2592] 1895.
  4. [S1856] 1900, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa.
  5. [S8271] Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1940.
  6. [S1855] 1920, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
  7. [S4068] Jan Matson, Matson-Jensen-Barber-Koester.
  8. [S2475] 1910, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
  9. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  10. [S7253] California Death Index 1905-1939.
  11. [S1854] 1930, Alhambra, Los Angeles County, California.

Louis Vincent Melsa1,2

M, b. 16 July 1898, d. August 1971
Birth*16 July 1898 Louis was born on 16 July 1898 in Ely, Linn County, Iowa. Son of Joseph Melsa and Elbe Dostal.1,3,2 
Census1900*19 June 1900 Louis was listed as a son in Joseph and Elbe Melsa's household on the 1900 Census in Putnam Township, Linn County, Iowa.4 
Census1910*10 April 1910 Louis was listed as a son in Elbe and Joseph Melsa's household on the 1910 Census in Jefferson Township, Johnson County, Iowa.5 
Milit-Regist*12 September 1918 He signeddraft registration on 12 September 1918 in Swisher, Johnson County, Iowa.2 
Census1920*12 January 1920 Louis was listed as a son in Joseph and Elbe Melsa's household on the 1920 Census in Jefferson Township, Johnson County, Iowa.6 
Marriage*26 September 1923 He married Matilda Jansa, daughter of Frank B Jansa and Libbie Horak, on 26 September 1923 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa.1 
Census*1925 A census listed Louis as head of household 1925 in Jefferson Township, Johnson County, Iowa.7 
Census1930*9 April 1930 He was census 1930 on 9 April 1930 in Jefferson Township, Johnson County, Iowa.8 
Census1940*11 April 1940 Louis was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in College Township, Linn County, Iowa.9 
Death*August 1971 Louis died in August 1971 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, at age 73.3 

Family

Matilda Jansa b. 4 Mar 1904, d. 4 Mar 1995
Marriage*26 September 1923 He married Matilda Jansa, daughter of Frank B Jansa and Libbie Horak, on 26 September 1923 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4827] Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, IA, Marriages, 1809-1992.
  2. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S6040] 1900, Putnam Township, Linn County, Iowa.
  5. [S4610] 1910, Johnson County, Iowa.
  6. [S4562] 1920, Johnson County, Iowa.
  7. [S3677] 1925.
  8. [S4232] 1930, Johnson County, Iowa.
  9. [S6573] 1940, College Twp, Linn County, Iowa.

Victor Melsa1

M
Father*Louis Vincent Melsa1 b. 16 Jul 1898, d. Aug 1971
Mother*Matilda Jansa1 b. 4 Mar 1904, d. 4 Mar 1995
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Kathleen Louise Tschanz
 Victor Melsa is the son of Louis Vincent Melsa and Matilda Jansa.1 

Citations

  1. [S6573] 1940, College Twp, Linn County, Iowa.

Mildred Melson1,2

F

Family

Loren Robert Cox b. 3 May 1917, d. 19 Dec 2010
Children

Citations

  1. [S5493] 1940, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.

Ida May Melton1,2

F, b. 26 February 1876, d. 10 December 1962
Birth*26 February 1876 Ida was born on 26 February 1876 in Clay County, Illinois. Daughter of James Williaqm Melton and Marcella Josephine Tubbs.1,2 
Census1880*15 June 1880 Ida was listed as a daughter in William and Mercellia Melton's household on the 1880 Census in Xenia Township, Clay County, Illinois. (She is listed as Mary I).3 
Married Namecirca 1894  As of circa 1894, her married name was Herman (Melton).1 
Marriage*circa 1894 She married Carey Scott Herman, son of William Pinkney Herman and Emily Jane Scott, circa 1894.1 
Census1900*12 June 1900 Ida was listed as Carey Scott Herman's wife on the 1900 Census in Molalla, Clackamas County, Oregon.1 
Census1910*5 May 1910 Ida was listed as Carey Scott Herman's wife on the 1910 Census in Molalla, Clackamas County, Oregon.4 
Divorce*between 1911 and 1918 Ida May Melton and Carey Scott Herman were divorced between 1911 and 1918.5,6 
Census1920*9 January 1920 Ida was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Molalla, Clackamas County, Oregon.5 
Death*10 December 1962 She died on 10 December 1962 in Ashland, Jackson County, Oregon, at age 86.2 

Family

Carey Scott Herman b. 18 Mar 1873, d. 7 Jun 1938
Marriage*circa 1894 She married Carey Scott Herman, son of William Pinkney Herman and Emily Jane Scott, circa 1894.1 
Divorce*between 1911 and 1918 Ida May Melton and Carey Scott Herman were divorced between 1911 and 1918.5,6 

Citations

  1. [S2752] 1900, Clackamas County, Oregon.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S5309] 1880, Clay County, Illinois.
  4. [S3314] 1910, Clackamas County, Oregon.
  5. [S1690] 1920, Clackamas County, Oregon.
  6. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.

James M Melton1

M, b. November 1874, d. 23 May 1960
Birth*November 1874 James M Melton was born in November 1874 in Illinois.1,2 
Census1880*15 June 1880 James was listed as a son in William and Mercelia Melton's household on the 1880 Census in Xenia Township, Clay County, Illinois.3 
Census1900*9 June 1900 James was listed as a hired hand on the 1900 Census in Molalla Precinct, Clackamas County, Oregon.2 
Marriage*circa 1908 He married Elva Jane Herman, daughter of William Pinkney Herman and Emily Jane Scott, circa 1908.1 
Census1910*21 April 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census in Arleta Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon.1 
Divorce*say 1913 He and Elva Jane Herman were divorced say 1913 in Oregon.4,5 
Census1920*3 January 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Estacada, Clackamas County, Oregon. Also in the household is his wife Lissie and daughter Alice.4 
Census1930*12 April 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Pleasant Home Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon. Also in the household is his wife Lissie and daughter Alice.6 
Census1940*11 April 1940 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Pleasant Home Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon. Also in the household is his wife Lissie and daughter Alice.7 
Death*23 May 1960 He died on 23 May 1960 in Multnomah County, Oregon, at age 85.8 

Family

Elva Jane Herman b. Apr 1885, d. 3 Apr 1929
Marriage*circa 1908 He married Elva Jane Herman, daughter of William Pinkney Herman and Emily Jane Scott, circa 1908.1 
Divorce*say 1913 James M Melton and Elva Jane Herman were divorced say 1913 in Oregon.4,5 

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1910, Arleta Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon.
  2. [S2752] 1900, Clackamas County, Oregon.
  3. [S5309] 1880, Clay County, Illinois.
  4. [S1690] 1920, Clackamas County, Oregon.
  5. [S732] 1920, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.
  6. [S6731] 1930, Pleasant Home Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon.
  7. [S6732] 1940, Pleasant Home Precinct, Multnomah County, Oregon.
  8. [S5111] Oregon State Library, OR, Death Index, 1898-2008.

Lucy A Melton1,2

F, b. circa 1825
Birth*circa 1825 Lucy was born circa 1825 in Alabama.2 
Marriage*12 July 1842 She married Martin Armund Prestridge on 12 July 1842 in Perry County, Alabama.1,3 
Married Name12 July 1842  As of 12 July 1842, her married name was Prestridge (Melton). 
Census1850*26 September 1850 On the 1850 census, Martin Armund Prestridge's household included Lucy and George in Western District, DeSoto Parish, Louisiana.2 
(wife) Death22 November 1852 Lucy's husband, Martin, died on 22 November 1852.4 
(mother) Census188010 June 1880 Lucy was listed as mother in 's household on the 1880 Census in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.5 

Family

Martin Armund Prestridge b. 27 Sep 1820, d. 22 Nov 1852
Child

Citations

  1. [S1001] Marriage Index: Alabama, (1800-1900) (CD# 248).
  2. [S1036] 1850, Western District, DeSoto Parish, Louisiana.
  3. [S2221] Alabama Marriages: 1809-1920.
  4. [S874] Joann S. Gracey, World Family Tree Volume 12, tree 3174.
  5. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas, p. 315A.

Maynard Edward Melton1,2,3,4

M, b. 20 September 1899, d. 28 November 1941
Birth*20 September 1899 Maynard was born on 20 September 1899 in Indiana.5,6,4 
Census1900*7 June 1900 Maynard was listed as a son in J E and Rebecca C Melton's household on the 1900 Census in Paoli Township, Orange County, Indiana.7 
Census1910*20 April 1910 Maynard was listed as a son in Rebecka Melton's household on the 1910 Census in Melrose Township, Clark County, Illinois.6 
Census1920*3 January 1920 Maynard was listed as a son in Rebecca C Melton's household on the 1920 Census in Melrose Township, Clark County, Illinois.8 
Marriage*13 February 1920 He married Mabel Marie Steinbaugh on 13 February 1920 in Marion County, Indiana.4,9 
Occupation*1930 Maynard Edward Melton was a automobile salesman in 1930 in West York, Clark County, Illinois.10 
Census1930*5 April 1930 Maynard was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in West York, Crawford County, Illinois.10 
Census1940*23 April 1940 Maynard was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Hutsonville Township, Crawford County, Illinois.11 
Death*28 November 1941 Maynard died on 28 November 1941 in Melrose Township, Clark County, Illinois, at age 42.5,12 
Burial* He was buried in Bradbury Cemetery, Hutsonville Township, Crawford County, Illinois.5 

Family

Mabel Marie Steinbaugh b. 26 Jan 1900, d. 8 Feb 1977
Marriage*13 February 1920 He married Mabel Marie Steinbaugh on 13 February 1920 in Marion County, Indiana.4,9 

Citations

  1. [S198] Ronald E. Cornwell, Martha G. Cline and Norman L. Bailiff.
  2. [S135] Nina Daye (Reynolds) Garrison,.
  3. [S111] W Roesler and I Bailey, Cemetery Inscriptions of Crawford County Illinois, p. 26.
  4. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  5. [S111] W Roesler and I Bailey, Cemetery Inscriptions of Crawford County Illinois.
  6. [S1729] 1910, Melrose Township, Clark County, Illinois.
  7. [S6092] 1900, Orange County, Indiana.
  8. [S2335] 1920, Melrose Township, Clark County, Illinois.
  9. [S1541] Indiana Marriage Index 1800-1941.
  10. [S2427] 1930, Hutsonville Township, Crawford County, Illinois.
  11. [S5526] 1940, Hutsonville Township, Crawford County, Illinois.
  12. [S1471] Illinois State Archives, Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950.

James Melvin1,2,3

M, b. circa 1806
Name Variation  James Melvin was also known as James Milvern. 
Birth*circa 1806 He was born circa 1806 in Maryland.4 
Marriage*23 December 1845 He married Elizabeth Maple on 23 December 1845 in Jefferson County, Ohio.1,2,3 
Census1850*2 August 1850 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio.4 
(named) Will26 August 1854 He was named in the will of William R Maple.3 

Family

Elizabeth Maple b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S162] Gay H. (Mrs. William L.) Bossetti, Martha G. Cline.
  2. [S457] LDS, International Genealogical Index, Maple in Ohio.
  3. [S277] William Maple, Will.
  4. [S2636] 1850, Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio.

Hannah Mendenhall1,2

F, b. August 1854
Birth*August 1854 Hannah Mendenhall was born in August 1854 in Lee County, Iowa.1,3,4 
Married Name31 August 1874  As of 31 August 1874, her married name was Barker (Mendenhall).1 
Marriage*31 August 1874 She married Lewis E Barker on 31 August 1874 in Lee County, Iowa.1,5 
Census188022 June 1880 Hannah was listed as Lewis E Barker's wife on the 1880 Census in Corydon Township, Wayne County, Iowa.6,7 
Census1900*19 June 1900 Hannah was listed as Lewis E Barker's wife on the 1900 Census in Wright Township, Wayne County, Iowa.4 

Family

Lewis E Barker b. Apr 1854

Citations

  1. [S1335] 1880, Corydon Township, Wayne County, Iowa.
  2. [S4832] Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, IA, Births & Chris, 1830-1950.
  3. [S2592] 1895.
  4. [S3044] 1900, Wayne County, Iowa.
  5. [S4827] Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, IA, Marriages, 1809-1992.
  6. [S1336] 1880, Union Township, Wayne County, Iowa, p. 292A.
  7. [S1335] 1880, Corydon Township, Wayne County, Iowa, p. 292A.

Huldah Mendenhall1

F, b. 25 October 1824, d. 18 May 1857
Birth*25 October 1824 Huldah was born on 25 October 1824 in North Carolina.2,3 
Marriage*6 September 1843 She married Gideon Cox on 6 September 1843 in Bethel, Randolph County, North Carolina.2 
Married Name6 September 1843  As of 6 September 1843, her married name was Cox (Mendenhall). 
(household member) Census185011 September 1850 On the 1850 census, William Cox's household included Elizabeth, Anson, Gideon, Larken, Paris, Sarah and Huldah in Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.3 
(Parent) Death17 August 1852 Gideon and Huldah's child, Esther, died on 17 August 1852 in Randolph County, North Carolina.2 
Death*18 May 1857 Huldah died on 18 May 1857 in Randolph County, North Carolina, at age 32.2 

Family

Gideon Cox b. 12 Jul 1822, d. 22 Jan 1892
Children

Citations

  1. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 462, 483.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.
  3. [S1138] 1850, Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina, p. 129B.

Jacob Mendenhall1

M, b. 18 February 1808, d. 20 January 1873
Birth*18 February 1808 Jacob was born on 18 February 1808 in Guilford County, North Carolina.2 
Marriage*20 December 1827 He married first Susannah Moore on 20 December 1827 in Davidson County, North Carolina.2,3 
Marriage*29 March 1845 Jacob Mendenhall married second Elizabeth Davis, daughter of John Davis and Sarah Wheeler, on 29 March 1845 in Salem, Henry County, Iowa.2 
Census1850*9 October 1850 Jacob was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Division 28, Lee County, Iowa.4 
Census1870*26 July 1870 Jacob was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census in Cedar Township, Lee County, Iowa.5 
Death*20 January 1873 Jacob died on 20 January 1873 in Lee County, Iowa, at age 64.2 

Family 1

Susannah Moore

Family 2

Elizabeth Davis b. 3 Apr 1815, d. 7 Jun 1885

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 579.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  3. [S1717] C. 1977 North Carolina Division of Archives and History, An Index to Marriage Bonds Filed in the North Carolina State Archives.
  4. [S2730] 1850, Lee County, Iowa.
  5. [S3115] 1870, CedarTownship, Lee County, Iowa.

Miriam Mendenhall1,2

F, b. 21 February 1810, d. 13 August 1860
Birth*21 February 1810 Miriam was born on 21 February 1810 in North Carolina.3,4 
Marriage*17 May 1834 She married Enoch Davis on 17 May 1834 in Randolph County, North Carolina.3,4 
Married Name17 May 1834  As of 17 May 1834, her married name was Davis (Mendenhall). 
Census1850*9 August 1850 On the 1850 census, Enoch Davis's household included Miriam, Elizabeth, Hannah, Josiah, Lindley, Mordecai and Sophronia in Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.5 
Census1860*11 July 1860 On the 1860 census, Enoch Davis's household included Miriam, Josiah, Ruth, Elizabeth, Sophronia, Mary, James and John in Eastern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.6 
Death*13 August 1860 Miriam died on 13 August 1860 in Randolph County, North Carolina, at age 50.3,4 

Family

Enoch Davis b. 27 Apr 1810, d. 31 Jan 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 142.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 466-7, 603, 605.
  3. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  4. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.
  5. [S1138] 1850, Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina, p. 94B.
  6. [S3805] 1860, Randolph County, North Carolina.

Mordecai Mendenhall1

M
Marriage*20 June 1792 Mordecai Mendenhall married Margery Piggott on 20 June 1792 in Springfield, Guilford County, North Carolina.2 

Family

Margery Piggott b. 28 Dec 1768, d. 29 May 1849

Citations

  1. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 861, 891.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

Moses Mendenhall1

M

Family

Eales Bowater

Citations

  1. [S2952] Pennsylvania Chester County, Wills 1713-1825.

Phebe Mendenhall1

F, b. 17 July 1830
Birth*17 July 1830 Phebe was born on 17 July 1830.2 
Census1850*20 August 1850 Phebe was listed as a household member living with Zodak and Esther Mendenhall on the 1850 Census in Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.3 
Marriage*7 September 1859 She married Mahlon C Barker on 7 September 1859 in Bethel, Randolph County, North Carolina.2 
Married Name7 September 1859  As of 7 September 1859, her married name was Barker (Mendenhall). 
Census1860*11 July 1860 On the 1860 census, Mahlon C Barker's household included Phebe in Eastern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.4 
(wife) Death12 July 1863 Phebe's husband, Mahlon, died on 12 July 1863 in Randolph County, North Carolina.2 
Census1870*16 July 1870 Phebe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census in Franklinville Township, Randolph County, North Carolina.5 

Family

Mahlon C Barker b. 19 Sep 1833, d. 12 Jul 1863
Marriage*7 September 1859 She married Mahlon C Barker on 7 September 1859 in Bethel, Randolph County, North Carolina.2 

Citations

  1. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 460, 470, 483.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.
  3. [S1138] 1850, Southern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina.
  4. [S3805] 1860, Randolph County, North Carolina.
  5. [S3122] 1870, Franklinville Township, Randolph County, North Carolina.