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Mellaroy Benjamin Durgin

Mellaroy Benjamin Durgin

Male 1869 - 1923  (53 years)

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  • Name Mellaroy Benjamin Durgin 
    Born 20 Jul 1869  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Dairy Farmer  [2
    Occupation Finisher, shoe shop 
    Occupation foreman, fruit farm  [3
    Residence 8 Jun 1870  Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • listed as Mellie, possibly Nellie
    Residence 26 Jun 1880  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 4 Jun 1900  218 Summer Street, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 6 Mar 1910  River Road, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • listed as Melroy
    Residence 7 Jan 1920  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cemetery notes Plot C204 
    Died 22 Mar 1923  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Latitude: 44° 7' 19.2" N-Longitude: 70° 14' 56.4" W
    Notes 
    • 1870 Census listed as Mellie R. Durgin.

      Durgin Genealogy shows marriage date as April 24, 1893.

      1910 - Name listed as Melroy B. Durgin on Census, widowed and living with his girls at Calvin Irish home.

      1920 - also in household is Joe Barney, stepson, age 10

      Possibly divorced from Ida Lovejoy sometime after birth of Elroy Edward, and moved to Los Angeles? She moved to Barrington NH? See notes for daughter Ida.
    Person ID I1253  Reed
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 

    Father Benjamin Rogers Durgin,   b. 19 Nov 1832, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1918, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Amanda Blake,   b. 18 Apr 1839, St. Albans, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1905, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 17 May 1865  Portland, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ida Lovejoy,   b. Abt 1875 
    Children 
     1. (Living) Durgin
     2. Elroy Edward Durgin,   b. Aug 1913, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1914, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F186  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elsie Berger,   b. 18 Nov 1879, Hof/Saale, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1967, Markdorf, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Nina Mabel Harvey,   b. 7 Apr 1871, Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1904, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 24 May 1893  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 
     1. Florence Alga Durgin,   b. 9 Mar 1894, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1968, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Methyl Lavinia Durgin,   b. 6 Oct 1896, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1912  (Age 16 years)
     3. Bernice Evelyn Durgin,   b. 29 Nov 1900, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1993, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Documents
    Mellaroy Durgin and Nina Harvey
    Mellaroy Durgin and Nina Harvey
    marriage record
    Headstones
    Durgin family graves
    Durgin family graves
    Mount Auburn
    Family ID F252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1869 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 8 Jun 1870 - Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Jun 1880 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 May 1893 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Jun 1900 - 218 Summer Street, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Mar 1910 - River Road, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Jan 1920 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Mar 1923 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Mellaroy Durgin and Nina Harvey
    Mellaroy Durgin and Nina Harvey
    Mellaoy Durgin and Nina Harvey
    Mellaoy Durgin and Nina Harvey
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  • Sources 
    1. [S769] Descendants of Bejamin C. Durgin, 1775-1954, Bernice E. Durgin, (Brunswick, Maine, Russell A. French), p. 14.

    2. [S35] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1, Sheet 13B, Dwelling 301, Family 371, Calvin E. Irish household.

    3. [S490] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 127, Sheet 2B, Dwelling 51, Family 52, Benjamin Durgin household.

    4. [S68] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 26, Dwelling 184, Family 218, John A. Durgin household.

    5. [S65] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 18, Sheet 32B, Dwelling 342, Family 375, Benjamin R. Durgin household.

    6. [S58] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1, Sheet 8A, Dwelling 133, Family 198, Melville H. Durgin household.

    7. [S769] Descendants of Bejamin C. Durgin, 1775-1954, Bernice E. Durgin, (Brunswick, Maine, Russell A. French), p. 17.

    8. [S53] “California Death Index, 1940-1997”.

    9. [S101] Headstone, 20Jul2013.

    10. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).

    11. [S103] “Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922”, 1892-1907 Vital Records; Roll #: 17.