cemeteries







ALABAMA

COOSA CO.
PINE GROVE CEMETERY
(near Marble Valley)

MELTON
George W.              7 Jul 1817      4 Jan 1901  83 years, 6 mos. 27 days.
Marion Joseph      5 Mar 1878  11 Feb 1900 age 21,   11 mos.   6 days.
Son of George W. & Martha G. MELTON.

DONATED BY: Mary W. Jackson.
FROM: M/M POT V. 7 pg. 47.

ILLINOIS
(N.B. death records were not kept in Ill. until 1877)

HANCOCK CO.
ST. MARY'S TOWNSHIP

BOOK A Pg. 116
Allen Melton died May 9, 1884 age 76 years 1 day.
Born in Tennessee, lived in Illinois 53 years, buried in Plymouth.

DONATED BY: John Bradley Arthaud
FROM: M/M POT V. 6 pg. 29

PLYMOUTH CEMETERY

MELTON

Allen                  21 May 1808      9 May 1884  age 76 yrs. & 7 days
(on the back of stone reads: Willie G. son of A & R.M. MELTON d. 1Jun 1894 age 11 yrs. 5 mos. 2 days.

William Melton         Cem. Sec. 27, lot 15

(The next two are on the same tombstone)
Henry                              1810      5 Apr 1870  age 59 yrs. 6 mos. 1day.
Pvt. Pratt's Co. Ill.  Militia Black Hawk War
Matthew            15 Jan 1855     31 Oct 1872

Lorania L.                               d. 17 Apr 1869  11 yrs. 3 mos. 11 days. dau. of H. & L. MELTON.
Martha E.  dau. of J.W.    L. ROBERTS   d. 27 May 1872   2yrs.  8 mos.

DONATED BY: John Bradley Arthaud
FROM: M/M POT V. 7 pg. 69.

KNOX CO.
BAPTIST CEMETERY
SOUTH OF RIO
(from Moline, take Rt. 150 south past Alton to Rio Rd.  Turn right toward Rio.  Drive one block past the Post Office and turn left.  The Cemetery is a half mile down the road on the left.)

1. Mother
Ruth Melton died 1869
Ada Melton died 1849

2. (one stone to the right of Ruth/Ada Melton above)
Ada - dau. of E & R M Melton
Died May 24, 1863 aged 2 yrs. 11 mos. 18 days
(then a 4 line verse that I didn't try to decipher)

3. (one stone to the right of Ada Melton, above)
Catherine wife of David Melton
Died Apr 10, 1875 aged 81 yrs. 6 mos.
"Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord"

4. (one stone to the right of Catherine Melton)
David Melton Sen
(above words are in a circle around a star)
Died Aug 19, 1859 age 72 yrs. 8 mos. 5 days.
"Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord"

5.(Double Stone)
MELTON
Lavonne M. 1912-1969
Walter W. 1907-

6. Mary E. dau of I. & A MELTON
Died Feb 8, 1870 age 2 yrs. 11 mos. 8 days.
NOTE: To the left of Mary E. Melton (above) was one that was mostly indecipherable.  I'm sure the last name was "McCartney", however.  This may be the "sister of my mother" that Emma Melton referred to in her journal.*(her mother was Amanda/Almira McCartney)
*Jan Mc Kenzie has donated a 9 page journal written by Emma Arminta Melton Meyers.  Emma's father was Isaac son of David & Catherine Pfrimmer Melton.  The journal can be borrowed from our M/M Library.

7. Infant dau. of Joe Melton
Died May 11, 1859 age 3 weeks 3 days

8. (Double Stone)
Orlan C. Melton 1864-1923
Elizabeth F. Melton 1814-1937

9. In Loving Memory of
Melzia V. Myers 19-0-1923 (Emma Melton's granddau)

10 Nellie J. Melton  (wife of W. Melton)
Died Mar 26, 1892 age 21 yrs. 11 mos. 19 days

11.(one stone to the right)
Warren Melton  1863  Father  1944

12. (one stone to the right of Warren Melton)
Hulda Johnson  (wife of Warren Melton)
1871  Mother  1951

13. Raymond Fritz 1891-1957
(there are several more Fritz stones)

14. Husband
Eugene Melton 1894-1934

ONTARIO CEMETERY
Near Onieda

1. Elvira Melton    Jun 28, 1846   Mar 4, 1926

2. (Double Stone)
Mary A.                 Mar  9, 1818    Apr 4, 1857  wife of George Melton
George W.             Sep  5, 1811     Jul 23, 1891

3. (Double Stone)
W.J. Melton          Aug 6, 1841     Sep 12, 1909
Mary K.                 Apr  4, 1835     Feb   7, 1899 wife of W.J. Melton
(On the back of this stone was written:
F W MELTON born Dec 1, 1868)

Near this lare stone were three small stones, on inscribed:
"MKM"

one inscribed
William Melton 1841-1909

and the third, which looked more like it was made of cement than stone, was not inscribed.

4.(Double Stone)
MELTON
Charles W. 1877-1970
Grace C. 1879-1966

5. Next to the one above and in same style and stone was:
Hazel Violet  1905-1905

In a separate of the Ontario Cemetery were the following stones in a group around a large (maybe 4 by 4 feet) stone inscribed "MELTON":

6. (to the right of the large "MELTON" stone)
Frank Alonzo Melton  1875-1916

7. (to the right of Frank Alonzo)
Alice Coziahr Melton  1876-1964)

8. (to the right of Alice Coziahr Melton)
Beatrice I. Melton  1906- 19

9. (to the left of the large "MELTON"  stone)
Paul M. Melton  1898-1968

10. (to the left of Paul M.)
Ithama Taylor Melton  1902-1975

There are also many more Coziahr's Lyons and Bloomfield's stones.

DONATED BY: Jan McKenzie.
FROM: M/M POT V. 9 pg. 24-25.
 

KENTUCKY

MARION CO..
SHADY GROVE CEMETERY
MELTON
Ruth M.               1890     1977
Will J.                   1883     1944

Margaret J.          1899     1970
Edward L.            PVT, BTRY D, 326 th FA W.W.I.
                             9 Feb 1895     28 Oct 1960

John G.                1868     1949
Alice                    1870     1929
(no name)            25 Jul 1905     28 Nov 1908

OLDHAM CO.

MILTON
John S.                   4/15/1795        8/10/1880
Isaac D.                  4/03/1829      10/16/1857
William Thomas  10/06/1841      10/22/1862
Juan F.                           1844                 1921
John M.                         1845                 1927
William Trigg         7/21/1872         3/08/1921
J. Merritt                       1874               1931
John M. Jr.                    1877                1952
Robert A.            10/06/1881         9/25/1902
 

WILLISBURG, WASHINGTON CO.
MILTON
Medford Lucian     27 Apr 1923
Laura B.                    30 Jan 1879
                                  24 Jan 1879
Veneta B.                 12 Apr 1928
Jean Overall            19 Oct 1925
James Martin          15 Jul 1956
infant son of Lucian & Jean Milton

WASHINGTON CO.
MILTON

Will                         15 Dec 1893     26 Mar 1971
Lena Coyle                                      02 Aug 1896

Charlie                     03 Jun 1873     09 Feb 1966
Bettie Bottom        04 May 1873    17 Feb 1959

LOCATION UNKNOWN
MILTON

John R.                                 1897                 1964
Mary Gruner                        1900                 19

BLOOMFIELD
OLD CHAPLIN CEMETERY
MILTON

Mary Lizzie          28 May 1868     23 Sep 1876
dau. of J.Y. & C.A. MILTON

BLOOMFIELD (north side of twp.)
MILTON
John  Edward                    1903                  1969
Anna Muirs                      1912

DONATED BY: Thomas C. Milton
FROM: M/M POT V. 6 pg. 32. & V. 7 pg. 23.
 
 


 

MISSOURI

CAMDEN POINT MO
COMMUNITY CEMETERY SURVERY

MELTON

Elisha died 1876
Lettie F.  wife of Elisha Woodson, born 1851  died 7/8/1874
Lettie W.  infant daugther of E. & Lettie, born 6/26/1874  died 2/23/1875

DONATED BY: Barbara Whitters, Platte Co. Historical Society.
FROM: M/M POT V. 6 pg. 27
 

TEXAS

COLLIN CO.

MELTON
Dibrel G.                        1887                1939

BLUE RIDGE CEMETERY

MELTON
Betty                             1880                 1959
George W.                    1875                 1952

COTTAGE HILL CEMETERY

MELTON
Carl F.                7 May 1917     16 Dec 1970
Daurice                                         4 Apr 1921
Nancy               2 Jan 1939          2 Jan  1939
Infant son                                       Jul   1917 son of Claude & Alta
Claude             28 Feb 1894         9 Jul  1973
 
MUGG CEMETERY

MELTON
Pierce W.                  1855                 1902

OLD CELINA CEMETERY

MELTON
Oscar Lee      24 Oct 1904      2 Sep 1906  son of E.S. & Lizzie

PECAN GROVE CEMETERY

MELTON
A. E.                          1868                  1929(Father)
Annie L.                   1875                   1946
Carlton E.       6 Jan 1890      28 Feb 1970
Ernest            1 Dec 1895       6 Nov 1968
May Y.                     1918                   1951
Nancy C.         1 Jul 1862        5 Sep 1931 (Mother)
Price M.                    1870                   1941
Sallie C.        22 Apr 1890      26 Dec 1966
Sarah Pearl                1887                  1965
T.J.                             1845                  1915

ROWLETT CREEK CEMETERY

MELTON
Alabama                                 19 Nov 1938
Catherine                                14 Dec 1893 wife of D.L. MELTON 79 yrs.
Dolph           8 Dec 1917        25 Nov 1927
David L.      7 Mar 1813         24 Jun 1886
Grady A.                 1891                     1967
J.T.                          1836                      1899
Lucrettia H.            1893                      1960 wife of Grady MELTON
Lula                                         25 May 1946
Lula N. Hughley   1862                       1940 wife of W.A. MELTON
Mary J.       14 Jan 1848         16 Sep 1875  wife of John T. MELTON
Raburn     24 May 1900           3 Dec 1905 dau. of W. A. L.N. MELTON
W.A.         14 Apr 1854            4 Jan 1910
Ziska Marvin  28 Jan 1921     20 Jul 1921

THOMPSON CEMETERY

MELTON
Wanda Mrs.                             19 Jun 1967 age 34 yrs. 11 mos. 10 days.

WALNUT GROVE CEMETERY

MELTON
Henderson           1879                        1954
Lillian F.   30 Apr 1903            30 Oct 1905 dau. of H.A. & S.A.
Maude wife of Henderson (no dates)

WORDEN CEMETERY

MELTON
Pierce Wm.   13 Aug 1911     1 May 1912 son of P.W. & Susie)

RIDGEVIEW CEMETERY

MELTON
Wm. Kenneth           1904                   1971

VAN ALSTYNE, TX. CEMETERY

MELTON
Ray Venable   4 May 1912     15 Jan 1917

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DENTON CO., TX.

FRISCO
LITTLE ELM CEMETERY

MELTON
M.J.                   10 Sep 1920     18 Sep 1874

PRAIRIE MOUND  - West of Argyle

MELTON
Belle F.            18 Jan 1872       25 Jan 1938     wife of John I.
Guy                                              2 Apr 1943
John I.             24 Nov 1867     21 Apr 1922

GOOD HOPE CEMETERY

MELTON
                        23 Jan 1906     14 Feb 1906
Infant daug. of  W.N. & I.M. MELTON

LOWER OAK GROVE CEMETERY

MELTON
Malissie         22 Oct 1883     9 Mar 1901

PILOT POINT MASONIC CEMETERY

MELTON
Mary             19 Feb 1827     7 Feb 1896

DONATED BY: Lillian Hoffman
FROM: M/M POT V. 7 pg. 77 & V. 8 pg. 56.

**Thanks Jenny Markham for pointing out my error![Correction June 4th 1998]


 


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