Melissa was the twin sister of James Monroe Willits, they were born 6/5/1818.
PARENTS: Levi and Rachel (Field) Willits Kirlin
SIBLINGS: Robert (b. 10/2/1798)
William (born 3/3/1800)
Mary (b. 3/6/1801)
Sarah (b. 6/12/1806)
Vashti (b. 9/24/1808), married John Dunham
Hiram (b. abt 1815)
Melissa and James Monroe (twins)
Waldo (b. Oct. 28, 1821)
* Assuming her burial was in the Franklin Cemetery with her brothers.