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Melinda Emiline Edwards



Father: Mother:



John Edwards
Mary Wesson Smith

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

3/3/1835 Otisfield ME 10/4/1925
Milton NH

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Adin Cornelius Cleveland 1/14/1855 Oxford ME Adin Cleveland Miranda Smith

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

1/21/1834 Oxford ME 10/8/1901 Otisfield ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Loton Albert Cleveland 6/28/1856 Otisfield ME 8/31/1859 Otisfield ME
Marietta Cleveland 3/21/1858 Otisfield ME 11/27/1862 Otisfield ME
Horace Lowell Cleveland 10/7/1863 Otisfield ME 7/13/1902 Otisfield ME
John Adin Cleveland 9/8/1866 Otisfield ME 11/25/1929
Milton NH
James Smith Cleveland 7/5/1874 Otisfield ME 2/29/1880 Otisfield ME

Comments:

Family located: Otisfield ME
Occupation: Farmer

Other Info:

Melinda Edwards died of chronic heart disease

Census:

1860 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Adin C Cleaveland    25    Farmer    240    105    Oxford ME
Melinda E    24    Wife    Otisfield
Mary E    2    Otisfield
Maranda    75    Widow    MA    Blind

1870 The Town of Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Cleavland Adin    46    Carpenter    500    240    ME
_____ Malinda    34    Keeping House    ME
_____ Horest    6    At Home    ME
_____ John A    3    At Home    ME

1880 Otisfield (Cumberland) MECleavland Adin C    56    Carpenter    ME    MA    MA
_____ Melinda E    44    wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Horace L    16    son    at home    ME    ME    ME
_____ John Adin    13    son    at home    ME    ME    ME

1900 Otisfield town (Cumberland) ME
Cleaveland Adin    Jan 1824    M 45    ME    ME    ME    Carpenter
_____ Melinda E    Mar 1836    M 45    0    0        ME    ME    ME

1910 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Cleaveland Melinda E    75    Wd    5    1    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Cleveland Melinda E    Grandmother    84    Wd    ME    ME    ME none
living in the home of Lowell?? Cleveland

Online:

For more information about the ancestors of Adin Cornelius Cleveland, see this section of Parren Family 0914.Adin 

Published History/Genealogy:

Cornelius Cleaveland...lived on Scribner Hill on the old Daniel Scribner place and died there.
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition

Melinda (Edwards) Cleveland is listed in the 1906 Census, living in Otisfield.

Cemetery:

Melinda, husband Adin Cornelius, and all five children are buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Otisfield ME.