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Mell Vine "Melvina or Mel" Benson
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1872
Death: Jul. 28, 1945

1880 United States Federal Census:
Home in 1880: Piney, Oregon Co, Missouri, USA
HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS:
Benjamin Britt 44 (Born: Ky-Father Born: Va-Farming)
Ursula Britt 36 (Wife-Born: KY
Louisa F. Britt 20 (Dau-Born: KY)
Robert Britt 18 (Son-Born: KY)
Lucinda Britt 15 (Dau-Born: KY)
Joseph Britt 10 (Son-Born: KY)
Melvina Britt 8 (Dau-Born: KY)
Carperna Britt 3 (Dau-Born: KY)
John N. Britt 3m (Son-Born: Missouri)

1910 United States Federal Census:
Home In 1910: Greenfield, Poinsett, Arkansas
HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS:
R C Benson 54(Head-Farmer-Own Farm)
Mel Benson 39 (Wife-Mother Of 6/5 Living)
(both Married once, 18 Years)
Arthur Benson 14
Lucy Benson 12
Willie Benson 10
Jan (Joe) Benson 3
Nellie Benson 8/12 [0]
(Last 3 are boarders)
Edward Reger [30]
Jno Parko 39
J L W Bunch 70
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Britt (1834 - ____)
  Ursula Ann Britt Britt (1840 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Cornelius Benson (1855 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  James Arthur Benson (1895 - 1987)*
  Lucy I. Biddle (1897 - 1999)*
  Fannie Olivia Benson (1902 - 1905)*
  Jody Benjamin Benson (1906 - 1990)*
  Nellie Ludell Benson Shoopman (1909 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucy E Britt (1857 - 1874)*
  Louisa Francis Britt Carver (1859 - 1932)*
  Robert M. Britt (1863 - 1935)*
  Lucinda Elizabeth Britt Banks (1864 - 1944)*
  Joseph Nuckles Britt (1870 - 1956)*
  Mell Vine Benson (1872 - 1945)
  Cintha Ann Britt (1875 - 1876)*
  Nancy Ann Carperna Britt Mason (1876 - 1950)*
  John Britt (1878 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mell Vine Benson
Sept. 23, 1872 -
July 28, 1945
 
Burial:
Holly Springs Cemetery
Harrisburg
Poinsett County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Dorothy E. Hare Wigginto...
Originally Created by: Brenda Huntley
Record added: Mar 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49929660
Mell Vine Melvina or Mel Benson
Added by: Dorothy E. Hare Wigginton
 
Mell Vine Melvina or Mel Benson
Added by: Dorothy E. Hare Wigginton
 
Mell Vine Melvina or Mel Benson
Added by: terry scruggs
 
 
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- Dorothy Morgan
 Added: Feb. 27, 2015

- Rebecca Williams Bowman
 Added: Aug. 31, 2014
My mother's great aunt. Mom's grandmother was Melvina's sister, Louisa Frances Britt Carver.
- Dorothy E. Hare Wigginton
 Added: May. 26, 2014
 
 
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