1708–1803 (Age 95)
Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
When Rachel Robinson was born about 1708, in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Thomas Robinson, was 15 and her mother, Hanah Howe, was 16. She married Nathaniel Meloon about 1737, in New Hampshire, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died in November 1803, in Salisbury, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 95.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Betsey (Sawyer) Webster, who visited the Nathaniel Meloon family frequently as a child later, related the following story of the Meloon's capture by Indians in 1754 and the sad death of their infant d …