Family: Perry Grant METCALF/Melinda 'Malinda' GRIFFITHS (F42297)

m. 27 Dec 1902


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  • Father | Male
    Perry Grant METCALF

    Born  Oct 1866  Eagle, Wyoming County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Feb 1939  Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Gates, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  27 Dec 1902  Atkinson, Holt County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Augustus METCALF | F42293 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Lucia C. 'Lucy' CRITTENDEN | F42293 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Melinda 'Malinda' GRIFFITHS

    Born  Abt 1877  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Jul 1961  Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Gates, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Helen M. METCALF

    Born  Abt 1904  Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aft 1920   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Earl A. METCALF

    Born  2 Apr 1906  Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Jun 1977  Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Gates, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    + Lucia Dorothy METCALF

    Born  16 May 1910  Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Feb 2004  Franklin Township, Franklin County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Canal Winchester, Fairfield County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  George W. CARR | F42298 
    Married     

  • Notes 
    • 1910 census of Lillian Custer County, Nebraska, enumerated 2 May 1910:

      - Metcalf, Perry G., age 42, first marriage, married 7 years, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Farmer, General Farm.
      - Metcalf, Malinda, age 36, wife, first marriage, married 7 years, mother of 2 children, 2 children still living, born Indiana, both parents born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Hellin, age 6, daughter, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Earl, age 4, son, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.

    • 1920 census of Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska, enumerated 6 January 1920:

      - Metcalf, Perry G., age 53, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Farmer, General Farm.
      - Metcalf, Malinda, age 42, wife, born Indiana, both parents born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Helen M., age 16, daughter, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Earl A., age 13, son, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Lucia D., age 9, daughter, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.

    • 1930 census of Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska, enumerated 11-12 April 1930:

      - Metcalf, Perry G., age 62, owns the home, first married age 34, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Farmer, General Farming.
      - Metcalf, Malinda, age 52, wife, first married age 24, born Indiana, both parents born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Earl A., age 23, son, single, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana, occupation Farmer, General Farming.
      - Metcalf, Lucia D., age 19, daughter, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana.
      - Metcalf, Maxwell E., age 20, nephew, single, born Nebraska, father born New York, mother born Indiana, occupation Farm Laborer, General Farming.
      - Banning, Donald E., age 54, lodger, single, born West Virginia, both parents born West Virginia, occupation Farmer, General Farming.
      - Mukel, Howard C., age 25, lodger, single, born Nebraska, father born Pennsylvania, mother born West Virginia, occupation Farm Laborer, General Farming.

    • 1940 census of Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska, enumerated 16-17 April 1940:

      - Carr, George W., age 36, rents the home for $10, completed 2 years of high school, born Oklahoma, lived in Custer County, Nebraska on 1 April 1935, occupation Proprietor, Pool Hall.
      - Carr, Lucia, age 29, wife, completed 4 years of high school, born Nebraska, lived in Custer County, Nebraska on 1 April 1935.
      - Carr, Joyce, age 6, daughter, born Nebraska, lived in Custer County, Nebraska on 1 April 1935.
      - Carr, Wanda, age 3, daughter, born Nebraska.
      - Metcalf, Malinda, age 61, mother-in-law, widowed, completed 8 years of education, born Nebraska, lived in Custer County, Nebraska on 1 April 1935.


    Married:
    • The marriage record of Perry Metcalf and Malinda Griffitts cites the groom's residence West Union, age 35, born New York, sonof August Metcalf and Lucia Crittendon. The bride's residence is Atkinson, age 24, born Indiana, daughter of Chas. Griffitts and Henrietta Russell. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908.