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Sarah Jane Melton

F, b. September 22, 1853
Last Edited=November 2, 2012
     Sarah was born on Thursday, September 22, 1853 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of James L. Melton and Elizabeth (?). Sarah Jane Melton married Thomas Andrew Sellers, son of Henry Madison Sellers and Mary Jane Bentley, on Thursday, November 11, 1869 in Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Sarah, age 29, was married to George Wright Minor, age 36 Wednesday, January 10, 1883 in Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     As of Thursday, November 11, 1869, her married name was Sellers (Melton). Sarah (age 16) was listed as a household member living with Thomas Andrew Sellers on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 199, District No. 1, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Sarah (age 26) was listed as a daughter living with James L. Melton on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 36, Petersburg, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.3 As of Wednesday, January 10, 1883, her married name was Minor (Melton). Sarah (age 46) was listed as George Wright Minor's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 86, Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Sarah (age 56) was listed as George Wright Minor's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 147, District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Sarah (age 66) was listed as George Wright Minor's wife on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 61, Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Sarah (age 76) was listed as George Wright Minor's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 151, District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Sarah was living with Boyd Busby and his wife Zola, on April 1, 1935 in District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Sarah (age 86) was listed as a mother-in-law living with Boyd Busby on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 141, District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.8

Children of Sarah Jane Melton and Thomas Andrew Sellers

Children of Sarah Jane Melton and George Wright Minor

Citations

  1. [S840] Personal research of Jane Sellers McBroom, e-mail address, (http://www.kyseeker.com/gedcoms/Wkydbase/Wkydbase.html).
  2. [S653] Ancestry.com, 1870 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Webster County.
  3. [S1047] James L. Blue, 1880 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S835] Ancestry.Com, 1900 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.Com: Ancestry.Com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S583] Ancestry.com, 1910 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S751] Ancestry.com, 1920 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Webster Co. Census.
  7. [S750] Ancestry.com, 1930 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Webster Co. Census.
  8. [S1099] Ancestry.com, 1940 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Webster Co. Census.

Sarah Katherine Melton

F, b. October 8, 1908
Last Edited=February 25, 2013
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Sarah was born on Thursday, October 8, 1908 in Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of Elijah Spencer Melton and Sara Katherine Wise.
     Sarah (age 1) was listed as a daughter living with Elijah Spencer Melton on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 38, District No. 8, McCracken Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Sarah (age 11) was listed as a daughter living with Elijah Spencer Melton on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 88, Paducah, McCracken Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S840] Personal research of Jane Sellers McBroom, e-mail address, (http://www.kyseeker.com/gedcoms/Wkydbase/Wkydbase.html).
  2. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1075] Ancestry.com, 1920 McCracken County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1920 McCracken Co., KY Federal Census.

Sherman Duncan Melton

M, b. August 14, 1920, d. December 21, 1975
Last Edited=June 29, 2015
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Sherman was born on Saturday, August 14, 1920 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of Cosby Dixon Melton Sr. and Bertha Madorra Grayson. Sherman died on Sunday, December 21, 1975 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 55 years, 4 months and 7 days.1
     Sherman (age 9) was listed as a son living with Cosby Dixon Melton Sr. on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 220, Walnut Bottom, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Sherman, Cosby Dixon Melton Sr.'s child, resided with him and Bertha Madorra, in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.3 Sherman (age 19) was listed as a son living with Cosby Dixon Melton Sr. on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 79, District No. 5, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Sherman Duncan Melton was listed as the informant on Cosby Dixon Melton Sr.'s Death Certificate on Tuesday, December 11, 1956 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  3. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.
  4. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 514. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.

Stella Melton

F, b. circa 1893
Last Edited=July 2, 2004
     Stella was born circa 1893 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Archibald Dixon Melton and Mary Alice Liles.
     Stella was listed as a daughter living with Archibald Dixon Melton on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 694, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Stella was listed as a daughter living with Archibald Dixon Melton on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910.2

Citations

  1. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Susan E. Melton

F, b. circa 1869
Last Edited=April 29, 2015
     Susan was born circa 1869 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Samuel Jefferson Melton and Mary Jane Bridwell.
     Susan was listed as a household member living with Samuel Jefferson Melton on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 287, District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S653] Ancestry.com, 1870 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Webster County.