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Melvina Benge

Female Abt 1838 -


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  • Name Melvina Benge  [1, 2
    Birth May 1835  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth Abt 1837  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth Abt 1837  Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • age 19 at marriage and already a widow
    Born Abt 1838  Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Female 
    Birth Abt 1839  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Birth Abt 1843  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Name Melvina Bird  [5
    Name Melvina Unknown  [3, 6, 7, 8
    Name Melviney Unknown  [4
    Residence 1 Jun 1860  Manchester, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1 Jun 1870  Manchester, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1 Jun 1880  Pigeon Roost, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1 Jun 1900  175 East Seventh Street, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 15 Apr 1910  183 Carlisle Avenue, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • 1900 census: 8 children of whom 4 have died
    Person ID I53500  ONS
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2018 

    Family Gilmore House,   b. Abt 1839, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1900  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1857  Methodist Episcopal Church, Manchester, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Witness 22 Jun 1857  [5
    • Attribute Value: John Westerfield
    Witness 22 Jun 1857  [5
    • Attribute Value: Pierce Cottington
    Divorced Bef 1880  [8
    • Both Melvina and Gilmore's records on the 1880 census show them as divorced.
    Children 
    +1. Mary E House,   b. Abt 1857, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895  (Age ~ 38 years)
    +2. Susan M House,   b. 16 Feb 1859, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1935  (Age 76 years)
     3. James W House,   b. 2 Jan 1861, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Virginia House,   b. Abt 1862, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1890, Pickrell, Gage, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
    +5. John F House,   b. 16 Apr 1865, Clay, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1944, London, Laurel, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +6. Nancy House,   b. Jul 1866, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Ginetty House,   b. Abt Feb 1870, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1889  (Age ~ 18 years)
     8. Sarah House,   b. Dec 1875, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F15699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - May 1835 - Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1837 - Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1837 - Clay, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1838 - Clay, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1839 - Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1843 - Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1860 - Manchester, Clay, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1870 - Manchester, Clay, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1880 - Pigeon Roost, Clay, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S511] Birth record - son.

    2. [S458] Death report - son.

    3. [S183] 1900 census - US.

    4. [S181] 1870 census - US.

    5. [S1643] Kentucky Marriages, www.familysearch.org.

    6. [S180] 1860 census - US.

    7. [S160] 1910 census - US.

    8. [S182] 1880 census - US.