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 Melvina Rachel <I>Kidwell</I> Parks Goodrich

Melvina Rachel Kidwell Parks Goodrich

Birth
Morrow County, Ohio, USA
Death 30 Nov 1936 (aged 82)
Mount Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio, USA
Burial Mount Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio, USA
Plot 10-526
Memorial ID 100499917 · View Source
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Parks family plot (#526) interments include:

Perry Parks (1822-1888) a cenotaph
Mary Ann Wilkins Parks (1828-1901)
Marion Parks (1849-1917)
Melvina Kidwell Parks Goodrich (1854-1936)
Osborn Parks (1878-1894)
Perry Parks (1883-1945)
Eva Darl Criswell Parks Trout (1899-1966)

"Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001," indicates that Melvina's parents were Lawrence Kidwell and Elizabeth Pinyard.

"Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," also indicates that Melvina's parents were Lawrence Kidwell and Elizabeth Pinyard.

1880 Census at Washington Township, Morrow Co., Ohio on June 3, 1880 includes:

Marion Parks, age 29, Ohio birthplace, Farmer - birthplace of father - Ohio, birthplace of mother - New York
Rachel Parks, age 25, Ohio birthplace - birthplace of father - Virginia, birthplace of mother - Pennsylvania
Annie Jane, age 4, Ohio birthplace
Osbern, age 2, Ohio birthplace

1900 Census at Gilead Township, Morrow Co., Ohio on June 13, 1900 includes:

Marion Parks, age 51, Ohio birthplace, Jan 1849, Farmer, married 26 years
Melvina Parks, age 46, Ohio birthplace, Mar 1854, married 26 years, mother of four children, one living
Perry Parks, age 15, Ohio birthplace, Sept 1884
lodger Emma J------, age 11, Ohio birthplace, Sept. 1889

Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1774-1973 includes records for children born of Marion Parks and Rachel/Melvina Kidwell as follows:

Annie Jane Parks 1875
Lucinda Parks 1881
Perry Parks 1883

Ohio death records indicate that Annie Jane, Obsorn, and Lucinda Parks died of consumption between the months of February and May 1894. This explains the entry for number of children alive in the 1900 census record.


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  • Created by: Beensker
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100499917
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Melvina Rachel Kidwell Parks Goodrich (18 Mar 1854–30 Nov 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100499917, citing Rivercliff Cemetery, Mount Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Beensker (contributor 47625231) .