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Jessie Bradford Melcher
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1868
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1946
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Jessie Bradford was a teacher of music at the Dadeville Academy when it opened in 1890. The only woman on the faculty, she later married George Melcher, who was the lead teacher at the school.

In the 1910 Greene County, MO Census George and Jessie are age 42 and living in Springfield with their children Christine age 6, and John Casper, age 2. George's younger brother William, age 29, is also a member of the household. George and William are both teachers, George at Springfield Normal (college), William with the Springfield Public Schools.

A 32 year resident of Kansas City, MO Jessie died at Research Hospital due to heart problems, according to her death certificate. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Smith Bradford (1825 - 1885)
  Nancy Rollins Lewis Bradford (1841 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  George W Melcher (1868 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Christine Bradford Melcher (1904 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Thomas Bradford (1858 - 1943)*
  Olive Bradford Robertson (1866 - 1937)*
  Jessie Bradford Melcher (1868 - 1946)
  Frank R Bradford (1871 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rice Cemetery
Dadeville
Dade County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: P Jones
Record added: Sep 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76557896
Jessie Bradford Melcher
Added by: Mary Fallwell Henderson
 
Jessie Bradford Melcher
Added by: P Jones
 
Jessie Bradford Melcher
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- Dancing With Ghosts
 Added: Jun. 19, 2012
Rest in Peace Jessie. Gone, but not forgotten.
- William Peel
 Added: Oct. 7, 2011
 
 
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