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Frank Benjamin Mellor
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1867
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1951
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

Frank Benjamin Mellor, 84, father of Mrs. Walter H. Beech, president of the Beech Aircraft Corporation. Born January 23, 1867 at Marietta, Ohio. Married Susannah Miller there on July 17, 1888, and the couple came to Kansas 50 years ago, living at Waverly and Paola before coming to Wichita in 1917. Retired from his work as a carpenter in 1923 and then owned and operated a restaurant until 1932. Then worked at the Beech Aircraft corporation until retirement in 1942. Mrs. Mellor died in 1939. Survived by three other daughters in addition to Mrs. Beech, Mrs. Lee Beckett, 2324 Random Road, Mrs. C. E. Weiser, Oyster Bay, New York, and Mrs. R. J. Probst, Route 3 with whom he made his home, and by five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Wichita Eagle, March 1, 1951, page 5. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Mellor (1840 - 1927)
  Catherine Wright Mellor (1838 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Suzannah B Miller Mellor (1866 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Hulda C Mellor Beckett (1892 - 1970)*
  Ora Mellor Weiser (1894 - 1975)*
  Lola May Mellor Probst (1902 - 1986)*
  Olive Ann Mellor Beech (1903 - 1993)*
 
 Sibling:
  Jesse R. Mellor (1863 - 1942)*
  Frank Benjamin Mellor (1867 - 1951)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Mission Mausoleum
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA
Plot: mausoleum: 3-205-E
 
Created by: David G. Stuart
Record added: Jun 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7625815
Frank Benjamin Mellor
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Frank Benjamin Mellor
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Frank Benjamin Mellor
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