Melinda 'Malinda' GRIFFITHS

Female Abt 1877 - 1961  (~ 84 years)


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  • Name Melinda 'Malinda' GRIFFITHS 
    Born Abt 1877  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 7 Jul 1961  Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Gates, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128336  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2017 

    Family Perry Grant METCALF,   b. Oct 1866, Eagle, Wyoming County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1939, Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1902  Atkinson, Holt County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 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. [2]
    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.

    Children 
     1. Helen M. METCALF,   b. Abt 1904, Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920  (Age ~ 17 years)
     2. Earl A. METCALF,   b. 2 Apr 1906, Lillian, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1977, Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +3. Lucia Dorothy METCALF,   b. 16 May 1910, Sargent, Custer County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 2004, Franklin Township, Franklin County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F42297  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1877 - Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Dec 1902 - Atkinson, Holt County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jul 1961 - Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gates, Custer County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908.