Marian Melon

about 1868–
Michigan, United States

The Life of Marian

When Marian Melon was born about 1868, in Michigan, United States, her father, Harvey L Mellen, was 46 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Bowerman, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Harvey L Mellen
1822–1895
Elizabeth Ann Bowerman
1825–1889
Ellen Elizabeth Mellen
1849–1927
Helen E Melon
1865–
Marian Melon
1868–
Sarah Lefevre Melon
1856–1944
Marion Louise Mellen
1858–1936
Herschal H. Mellen
1860–1863

Parents and Siblings

    Harvey L Mellen

    Male1822–1895Male

    Elizabeth Ann Bowerman

    Female1825–1889Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 0

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 11

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.

Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat): Muslim name, from Arabic momin ‘believer’. The Memons are a well-known business community of Gujarat.

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

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