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Dora Myrtle Melvin Agner
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1879
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 11, 1973
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Daughter of Marshall Hayes Melvin and Sabra Novella Underwood Melvin.

Sister of:
Vesper Melvin Thaggard(1869-1949)
Marshall Fuller Melvin
Lillie M Melvin Memory
Alexander Conley Melvin
Charlotte Mae Melvin Dickerson
[Dora Myrtle Melvin Agner]
Hattie Melvin Agner
Katie Omelia Melvin Anderson
Charles Stedman Melvin
Bettie N Melvin Sutton

Married to Adam Lorenzo Agner on December 25, 1898 in Durham, Durham County, North Carolina.

Adam and Dora were the parents of:
Edgar Jennings Agner
Claudes Lorenzo Agner
Robert Lee Agner
Margaret Louise Agner Lutz(1910-1994)
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1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Dorah Melvin
Age: 7m
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1880: Flea Hill, Cumberland, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: M. H. Melvin
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Sabra Melvin
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
M. H. Melvin 33
Sabra Melvin 30
Vesper Melvin 10
Marshal F. Melvin 8
Lillie M. Melvin 6
Alexander Melvin 4
Charlot Melvin 2
Dorah Melvin 7m

North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979
Name: A.L. Agner
Birth Date: 1872
Age: 26
Spouse's Name: Dora M. Melvin
Spouse's Birth Date: 1878
Spouse's Age: 20
Event Date: 25 Dec 1898
Event Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Father's Name: M.M. Agner
Mother's Name: Martha S. Agner
Spouse's Father's Name: H.M. Melvin
Spouse's Mother's Name: S.W. Melvin
Race: White
Spouse's Race: White
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M75265-1 , System Origin: North Carolina-EASy , GS Film number: 812821

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Dora M Agnes
Age in 1910: 31
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Lexington East Ward, Davidson, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Adam L Agnes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Adam L Agnes 36
Dora M Agnes 31
Edgar J Agnes 9
Claudius L Agnes 6
Robert L Agnes 1

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Dora M Agner
Age: 39
Birth Year: abt 1881
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Street: Railroad Street
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Adam L Agner
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: None
Household Members:
Name Age
Adam L Agner 42
Dora M Agner 39
Edgar J Agner 19
Claudia L Agner 17
Margaret L Agner 9

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Dora Agner
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1880
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Adam L Agner
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Adam L Agner 55
Dora Agner 50
Margaret Agner 19

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Dora Agner
Age: 60
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1880
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Mother
Home in 1940: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Street: Alabama Avenue
House Number: 1125
Inferred Residence in 1935: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 7B
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 4th year
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Edgar J Agner 39
Sadie Agner 39
Jinninga Agner 12
Dora Agner 60

North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: Dora Myrtle Melvin Agner
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 93
marital status: Widowed
Occupation: Homemaker
Birth Date: 27 Nov 1879
Birth Place: North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 11 May 1973
Death Location: Durham, Durham
Father's Name: Marshall Fuller Melvin
Mother's name: Sabra Underwood
Residence: 1025 Alabama Ave, Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Cause of death: Fractured right hip, severe arteriosclerosis
Informant: Edgar J Agner, 1025 Alabama Ave, Durham 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Marshall Hayes Melvin (1845 - 1913)
  Sabra Novella Underwood Melvin (1849 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Adam Lorenzo Agner (1874 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Edgar Jennings Agner (1900 - 1976)*
  Claudes Lorenzo Agner (1903 - 1971)*
  Robert Lee Agner (1908 - 1909)*
  Margaret Agner Lutz (1910 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vesper Melvin Thaggard (1869 - 1949)*
  Marshall Fuller Melvin (1871 - 1935)*
  Lillie M Melvin Memory (1873 - 1950)*
  Alexander Conley Melvin (1875 - 1969)*
  Charlotte Mae Melvin Dickerson (1877 - 1961)*
  Dora Myrtle Melvin Agner (1879 - 1973)
  Bettie N. Melvin Sutton (1881 - 1954)*
  Hattie Melvin Agner (1883 - 1967)*
  Kate Omelia Melvin Anderson (1886 - 1972)*
  Charles Stedman Melvin (1890 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 1
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Aug 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57752999
Dora Myrtle <i>Melvin</i> Agner
Added by: Estelle Clark
 
Dora Myrtle <i>Melvin</i> Agner
Added by: Estelle Clark
 
Dora Myrtle <i>Melvin</i> Agner
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