bullet Rachel MELVIN was born on 10 Jan 1813 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Jacob MELVIN and Mary Ann FLOYD.


bullet Rebecca MELVIN was born on 14 Aug 1814 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. She died bef 21 Jul 1860 (husband's will). She was the ninth of 12 children.

David Melvin (b. 1770 Chester) was the son of Robert Melvin and Phoebe Wilson (b. 1839, Concord, Mass. to William Wilson and Deborah). Robert Melvin (b. 1716, Concord, Mass., d. 1787) was the son of Capt. David Melvin and Mary Farrar (b. 1696 to Jacob Farrar and Susanna Rediate). Capt. David Melvin (b.1690 Charlestown, Mass, d. 1745 Concord, Mass.) was the son of John Melvin and Hannah Lewis (b. @1655 to John Lewis and Mary Brown).

Her mother Abigail Floyd (b. 1775 Chester) was the daughter of Thomas Floyd (b. 1734 to Simon Floyd; d.1791 Chester), and Mary Bradshaw (b. 1755). Mary was the daughter of Abraham Bradshaw (below) and Abigail Merriam (b. 1723 to Joseph Merriam and Mary Brewer, d. 1796 Chester).

Abraham Bradshaw was born in 1724 in Medford, Mass., married in 1747 in Woburn, Mass. and died in 1775 in Chester. He was the son of Jonathan Bradshaw (below) and Mary Watson, daughter of Abraham Watson (son of John Watson and Rebecca) and Mary Butterfield.

Jonathan Bradshaw was born in 1696 in Medford, Mass. and married in 1722. He was the son of John Bradshaw (below) and Mary (b. 1666, d. 1756).

John Bradshaw was born in 1655 and died in 1745. He was the son of Humphrey Bradshaw (m. 1665, d. 1682) and Martha.

Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.

She was married to Richard CORKUM on 24 Jan 1833 in Baptist Church, Chester, Lunenburg. Children were: Abigail Emmeline (Emily) CORKUM, David O. (Osga) CORKUM , Agnes Sophia CORKUM, "Yankee" George Lacy CORKUM.


bullet Rebecca MELVIN was born in 1862. Parents: Daniel MELVIN and Mary LANGEN.


bullet Rebecca Maude MELVIN was born in 1838. Parents: James MELVIN and Ann REMBY.


bullet Rex MELVIN Parents: David G. MELVIN and Clara MALLORY.


bullet Lt. Robert MELVIN was born on 9 Nov 1716 in Concord, Massachusetts. He signed a will on 27 Dec 1773 in Will Book 1 - page 096 24 Jul 1787. He died on 24 Jul 1787 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. He was a lieutenant in his father's company (4th Massachusetts militia) in the colonial wars with the French. He arrived in Chester, NS on 4 Aug 1759 from Boston, MA accompanied by Rev. John Seccombe and his family. He was a widower at that time. In his diary, Rev. Seccombe recorded that their party of settlers left Boston. Mass. on Thursday, July 30m 1759 at nearly noon and arrived at Chester on the following Tuesday. On August 14, Seccombe, Melvin and others went "to view the eastern bay, etc." And Secombe noted on September 7, "Mr Melvin and Mr Houghton (ie Capt. Timothy Houghton) caught a salmon in Middle River with their hands."

The name of his first wife was Sarah, and they had a son, Eleazer and probably other children as well.. He returned to Concord, MA in 1762, at which time he married his second wife, Phoebe. He then came back to Nova Scotia and he and Phoebe had eight children, whose births are recorded in the Chester Town Records online. He settled on the famed Oak Island, and on the map that we have the land is later registered in his son David's name. Parents: Capt. David MELVIN and Mary FARRAR.

He was married to Sarah before 1743. Children were: Sarah MELVIN, Eleazer MELVIN, infant MELVIN, James MELVIN.

He was married to Phoebe WILSON on 7 Sep 1762 in Concord, Massachusetts. Children were: Lydia MELVIN, Nathaniel MELVIN, Elijah MELVIN, David MELVIN, Amos MELVIN, Jacob MELVIN, Robert MELVIN, Lucy MELVIN.


bullet Robert MELVIN was born in 1777 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Lt. Robert MELVIN and Phoebe WILSON.

He was married to Susanna FLOYD on 31 Jul 1800 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Children were: Issac MELVIN.


bullet Robert MELVIN was born on 8 Feb 1811 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.

He was married to Harriet SHAW .


bullet Robert MELVIN was born on 23 Jun 1683 in Charlestown, Massachusetts. Parents: John MELVIN and Hannah LEWIS.


bullet Robert MELVIN was born in 1847. Parents: David MELVIN and Elizabeth BRITTAIN.

He was married to Harriet M. SHAW. Children were: Elizabeth MELVIN , Mimie MELVIN, Frank MELVIN , Alma MELVIN, Annie MELVIN , George MELVIN, Lillie MELVIN , Wilmot MELVIN, James MELVIN , Jane MELVIN, Jennie MELVIN .


bullet Rosannah MELVIN was born in 1822/23 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. She died on 31 Dec 1918 in Fall River, Massachusetts. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.

She was married to George MARRYAT.

She was married to Thomas MARTIN. Children were: Bridget Jane MARTIN , Mary Catherine MARTIN, John Caspar MARTIN, Rufus George MARTIN, Charles Aaron MARTIN.


bullet Ruth MELVIN was born on 12 Mar 1803 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.


bullet Ruth Bain MELVIN was born in 1903. Parents: Albert Henry MELVIN and Helen Marr BAIN.


bullet Sarah MELVIN was born on 18 Aug 1801 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Amos MELVIN and Dorithy WEBBER.

She was married to Mr. WAMBOLT .


bullet Sarah MELVIN Parents: Lt. Robert MELVIN and Sarah.


bullet Sarah Ann MELVIN was born on 4 Jun 1821 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.

She was married to Jacob ROSTI on 30 Dec 1837 in Baptist Church, Chester, Lunenburg. Children were: Susanna ROSTI, Stephen ROSTI, Charles ROSTI, Mary ROSTI.


bullet Sarah J. MELVIN Parents: David MELVIN and Elizabeth BRITTAIN.


bullet Sarah Jean MELVIN was born on 17 Aug 1803 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Nathaniel MELVIN and Elizabeth.


bullet Seldon MELVIN was born in 1855. Parents: Thomas MELVIN and Susan FLETCHER.

He was married to Mary S. KENNEDY.


bullet Sophia MELVIN was born on 6 Apr 1808 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Jacob MELVIN and Mary Ann FLOYD.


bullet Stephen MELVIN was born on 6 Dec 1797. He was baptized on 13 Sep 1798 in DRC Lunenburg. Parents: Elijah MELVIN and Johanna (Hannah) COLICUT.

He was married to Anna Maria CORKUM on 2 Mar 1828 in Baptist Church, Chester, Lunenburg.


bullet Stephen MELVIN was born in 1855. Parents: Abraham MELVIN and Elizabeth COLLICUTT.


bullet Susan MELVIN was born in 1853. Parents: Abraham MELVIN and Elizabeth COLLICUTT.


bullet Susanna MELVIN was born on 6 Dec 1799 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.


bullet Susannah MELVIN Parents: Capt. David MELVIN and Mary FARRAR.

She was married to Samuel LAUGHTON .


bullet Thomas MELVIN was born on 4 Dec 1801 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: David MELVIN and Abigail FLOYD.


bullet Thomas MELVIN was born in 1825. Parents: David MELVIN and Elizabeth BRITTAIN.

He was married to Susan FLETCHER. Children were: Henry MELVIN , Seldon MELVIN, John MELVIN , Thomas L. MELVIN, Basil MELVIN, Harrison J. MELVIN, Daniel MELVIN, George MELVIN.

He was married to Ms. BURNS.

He was married to Jenny BRITTAIN. Children were: Ida MELVIN, Nettie MELVIN, Eliza M. G. MELVIN.

He was married to Frances FLETCHER. Children were: Elva MELVIN.


bullet Thomas L. MELVIN was born in 1856. Parents: Thomas MELVIN and Susan FLETCHER.

He was married to Frances KETCH.

He was married to Arabine M. (Cheney) CARTER.


bullet Wesley MELVIN was born in 1853. Parents: Joseph MELVIN and Jerusha LASKEY.


bullet Wilbert MELVIN was born in 1841. Parents: Abraham MELVIN and Elizabeth COLLICUTT.


bullet William MELVIN was born on 29 Apr 1798 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Nathaniel MELVIN and Elizabeth.


bullet William Dean MELVIN was born in 1832. Parents: James MELVIN and UNKNOWN.


bullet William H. MELVIN was born in 1838. Parents: David MELVIN and Elizabeth BRITTAIN.


bullet William Heil MELVIN was born in 1837. Parents: Abraham MELVIN and Elizabeth COLLICUTT.


bullet Wilmot MELVIN was born in 1883/84. Parents: Robert MELVIN and Harriet M. SHAW.


bullet Alexander MELVINE

He was married to Elspet RAMSEY. Children were: John MELVIN.


bullet Abigail MERRIAM was born in 1722 in prob. Lexington, Massachusetts, USA. She died on 9 Feb 1796 in Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Mary BREWER.

She was married to Abraham BRADSHAW on 13 Feb 1747 in Woburn, Massachusetts. Children were: Mary BRADSHAW, Joseph BRADSHAW, John BRADSHAW, William BRADSHAW, Issac BRADSHAW.


bullet Abigail MERRIAM was born on 3 Oct 1698 in Lexington, MA. She died in Brookfield, Worcester Co., MA. Parents: Robert MERRIAM and Abigail CUTLER.


bullet David MERRIAM was born in 1673. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.


bullet Elizabeth MERRIAM was born on 20 May 1660 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. She died on 12 May 1717. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.


bullet Elizabeth MERRIAM Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah GOLDSTONE.


bullet Hannah MERRIAM Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah GOLDSTONE.


bullet John MERRIAM was born on 30 May 1662 in Concord, Massachusetts. He died on 21 May 1727. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.


bullet John MERRIAM Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah GOLDSTONE.


bullet Jonas MERRIAM was born in 1676. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.


bullet Joseph MERRIAM was born on 3 Mar 1696/97 in Lexington, MA. The site at www.parsonstech.com/genealogy/trees/dlund/d2258.htm#P2258 states that Joseph's parents were Robert Merriam and Abigail Cutler. His birth is given as 3 Mar 1697 in Lexington, Middlesex, MA and his death as 14 Nov 1745 in Lexington. However, the list of children is Elizabeth 18 Jun 1721, Elizabeth, rather than our Abigail, 28 Oct 1722, Robert 11 Oct 1725, Mary 23 Jun 1728, Beulah 2 Aug 1730, Joseph 23 Jul 1732 and Sarah 5 Jan 1734, all b. Lexington.

There is a Merriam site at www.geocities.com/Heartland/Plains/2064/gene.htm. Can't quite fit Joseph in, but this is probably his family in some way. Parents: Robert MERRIAM and Abigail CUTLER.

He was married to Mary BREWER on 9 Oct 1718 in Weston, Massachusetts. Children were: Abigail MERRIAM.


bullet Joseph MERRIAM immigrated in 1638 to Concord, Massachusetts. He died on 20 Apr 1677 in Lexington, Middlesex, MA. He was born @1628 in England. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah GOLDSTONE.

He was married to Sarah STONE on 12 Jul 1653 in Concord, Massachusetts. Children were: Sarah MERRIAM, Lydia MERRIAM, Joseph MERRIAM, Elizabeth MERRIAM, John MERRIAM, Mary MERRIAM, Robert MERRIAM, Ruth MERRIAM, Thomas MERRIAM, David MERRIAM, Jonas MERRIAM.


bullet Joseph MERRIAM was born on 25 May 1658 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He died on 31 May 1727. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.


bullet Joseph MERRIAM immigrated in 1638 to Concord, Massachusetts. He died on 1 Jan 1640 in Concord, Middlesex, MA. He was born @1600 in of Tudeley, Kent, England. Parents: William MERRIAM and Sarah BURGES.

He was married to Sarah GOLDSTONE @1623 in Tudeley, Kent, England. Children were: Sarah MERRIAM, William MERRIAM, Joseph MERRIAM, Mary MERRIAM, Thomas MERRIAM, Elizabeth MERRIAM, Hannah MERRIAM, John MERRIAM.


bullet Lydia MERRIAM was born in Aug 1656. She died on 29 Dec 1690. Parents: Joseph MERRIAM and Sarah STONE.

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