The Melton Lineage

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Legend = [Cem] = Cemetery Record, [Obit] = Obituary Notice, [Pic] = Picture, [Doc] = Documentation

Generation 1

John Melton m. ??? Sheffield

Generation 2

John Madison Melton b. 1833 AL d. Setp 1904 Durant, Bryon Co., OK [Cem] m.2/19/1857 Itawamba, Fulton, AL to Marie/Mariah Parker b.1836-1838 AL or MS d.1915 Durant, Bryon Co., OK poss daug of Anderson Peyton Parker and Nancy Melinda Mabry

Generation 3

c/o John Madison Melton and Mariah Parker

Gilbert Melton b. 11/13/1863 Maborn, Clay Co, MS d.10/14/1933 Durant, OK [Obit] [Cem] [Doc] m. 7/26/1891 Webster Co, MS to Daisey J. Phillips b.3/27/1877 Maborn, Clay Co, MS d. 11/10/1967 Durant, Bryon Co., OK [Obit] [Doc] daug of Zachriah Taylor Phillips and Mary Francis Wooten

Lee Melton b.1867

Joe S Melton b. 1873

Dallas Melton b. 1877

James M Melton b. 1882 Maborn, MS d. Dallas, TX m. 7/17/1907 Lamar Co., TX to Mirtie Gilbert

Generation 4

c/o Gilbert Melton & Daisy J Phillips

Roland b. 4/28/1895 Lamar Co, TX d. 6/27/1978 Durant, Bryon Co, OK [Cem] [Mil] m. 12/6/1927 Durant, Bryon Co, OK to Calantha Davis b. 6/5/1895 Central, SC d. 10/14/1982 Durant, Bryon Co, OK [Obit] d/o W Lawrence Davis

Ruby A b. 1897 Lamar Co, TX m. 6/9/1918 Paris, TX to M S Ingram

Edna L b. 1899 Indian Territory m. Durant, Bryon Co, OK to O B Cotton

Lillian B b. 10/16/1902 Durant, Bryon Co, OK d. 7/31/1983 [Cem] m. Frank H Cooper b. 11/1/1890 d. 10/19/1979 Sulpher, OK s/o Fred Cooper and Sarah De Jasnette

John Lee b. 4/7/1905 Durant, Bryon Co, OK d.7/15/1989 Calera OK m. 3/14/1925 Sherman, Grayson Co, TX to Opal Willie Little b. 4/14/1908 Sherman, Grayson Co, TX d. 3/7/1989 St Bernard, LA [Obit] d/o William Little & Martha Jane Merrit Vincent

Angie Lena b. 2/19/1908 Durant, Bryon Co, OK d. 12/31/1987 Durant, Bryan Co, OK [Obit] m. 12/23/1931 Durant, Bryan Co, OK to Isaac W Wooten 1908-10/8/1958 s/o Miles Walter Wooton

Howard Bransford m. 8/29/1938 Anna Berneice Dodson b. Jul 1915 d. Aug 2004

Mary Francis m. C C Foster

Generation 5

Children of Howard Bransford Melton & Beatrice Dodson


Children of John Lee Melton & Opal Willie Little

Joseph Melton

Betty Jane b. 1/7/1929 d. 10/10/1969 Houston, TX m.1. Edmund Barwell d. c1955 m.2. c1960 Kenneth Anderson d. 3/29/00 Webster, TX

Dorothy Jean m. David Fusilier

John Lee Jr b. 1/29/1931 Sherman, Grayson Co, TX d. 9/14/1985 Junction City, OR [Vet] [Pic] [Cem] m. 5/4/1956 Oceanside, CA to Mary Irene Starrett b. 2/12/1935 Naniamo, BC, Can d. 1/10/2004 New Westminster, BC, Can [Pic] [Obit] d/o Wilmer Starrett & Violet Latisha Lindsay m.2. OR to Laura ???

Children of Roland Melton & Calanthe Davis

Baby 7/5/1924-7/5/1924 Durant, Bryan Co, OK
Baby 11/7/1926-11/7/1926 Durant, Bryan Co, OK
Roland Jr
Elizabeth m. ??? Schmidhamer

Generation 6

Children of John Lee Melton Jr & Mary Irene Starrett

Belinda Joy [Pic] b. CA m.1. 1976 CA to Kenneth James Runde m.2. IN to Norman Ray Gregory m.3. IN to William Andrew Payne m.4. ME to John Cox III m.5. MD to Dennis Charles Hughes I m.6. MD to Michael Christopher DePhillip

Janet Lee b. CA m.1. OR to James W Jensen m.2. OR to James W Jensen m.3. OR to Allen James Brantley

Karen Renee b. VA m. OR to Todd Pearson

Links to other Melton sites on the Web

The Ancestry of Jesse & Virginia Sharp Melton
Durant, OK-Melton Obituary Notices
Gayle's Gleanings
George's Genealogy Research Filing Cabinet
Magnollia Manor Genealogy
The Melton DNA Project
Peggy's Perspective

This page updated: 12/8/2013


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Belinda Melton DePhillip