Melvina Hanscomb CORLISS

Female 1833 - 1906  (72 years)


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  • Name Melvina Hanscomb CORLISS 
    Born 2 Dec 1833  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Jan 1906  Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Melvina Bean cites age 72 years zero months 25 days, died Franklin, New Hampshire 27 January 1906, widowed, spouse is Silas V. Bean, occupation Retired, born Canada 2 December 1833, no parent detail. Cause of death is embolism of 4 days' duration. Burial South Danbury, New Hampshire. [1]
    Buried Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3013  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 

    Father Samuel CORLISS,   b. 2 Oct 1786, Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1853, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Abigail GILMAN,   b. Abt 1788, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1859  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1808  Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Samuel Corlis and Abigail Gilman cites both their residences as Sandwich, New Hampshire, and date and place of marriage. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire, enumerated 16 September 1850:

      - Corliss, Samuel, age 64, born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Lydia, age 62, born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Melvina, age 16, born New Hampshire.

    Family ID F124  Group Sheet

    Family Silas Varney BEAN,   b. 16 Sep 1827, Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1897, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1857  Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Mr. Silas V. Bean and Miss Melvina H. Corliss cites their residences Sandwich, New Hampshire, and date and place of marriage. [3]
    Notes 
    • 1860 census of Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire, enumerated 21 June 1860:

      - Bean, Silas V., age 34, occupation Farmer, real estate value $450, personal property $100, born New Hampshire.
      - Bean, Melvina H., age 36, born New Hampshire.
      - Bean, Nelson, age 1, born New Hampshire.

    • 1870 census of Orford, Grafton County, New Hampshire, enumerated 28 June 1870:

      - Bean, Silas, age 44, occupation Farmer, real estate value $2,500, personal property $750, born New Hampshire.
      - Bean, Melvina, age 36, occupation Keeping House, born Canada.
      - Bean, Nelson, age 11, occupation At Home, born Massachusetts.
      - Bean, Luella, age 5, born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Andover, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 4 June 1880:

      - Bean, Silas B., age 52, occupation Farmer, illness is measles, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bean, Melvina H.,age 46, wife, occupation Keeping House, born Canada, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bean, Nelson, age 21, son, single, occupation Farm Laborer, born Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born Canada.
      - Bean, LuElla R., age 15, daughter, occupation At Home, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Canada.
      - Bean, Melvina A., age 9, daughter, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Canada.

    • 1900 census of Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 1 June 1900:

      - Bean, Melvina H., age 56, widowed, mother of 3 children, 3 children still living, born January 1834 in Canada, father born New Hampshire, mother born Vermont, occupation Housework.

    Children 
     1. Nelson BEAN,   b. 22 Sep 1858, Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1935, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Luella L. 'Ella' BEAN,   b. 1 Nov 1864, Orford, Grafton County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age 36 years)
    +3. Melvina Abigail 'Vina' BEAN,   b. 15 Feb 1871, Orford, Grafton County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1956, New London, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 
    Family ID F44586  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Dec 1833 - Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1857 - Sandwich, Carroll County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jan 1906 - Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947.