Sinah Elizabeth Melvin

about 1820–

The Life of Sinah Elizabeth

When Sinah Elizabeth Melvin was born about 1820, her father, William Bradley Melvin, was 37 and her mother, Sinah Elizabeth Waggoner, was 44. She married John George Glover on 21 October 1845, in Adams, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

John George Glover
1821–1883
Sinah Elizabeth Melvin
1820–
Marriage: 21 October 1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1845
Adams, Mississippi, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    William Tarleton Melvin

    Male1808–1834Male

    Grayson Melvin

    Male1810–1832Male

    James Monroe Melvin

    Male1812–Male

    Mary McCarty Melvin

    Female1812–Female

    Dr McCarty Ball Melvin MD

    Male1814–1904Male

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Bheathain ( see McIlwaine ).2 Scottish: variant of Melville 1.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Mhín ‘descendant of the devotee of Maoilmhín’, a personal name meaning ‘gentle chieftain’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Sinah Elizabeth Melvin, "Mississippi Marriages, 1800-1911"
  • Will of Grayson. Melvin, dated July 1832, Adams Co, MIssissippi

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