John Ernest Melton

Male, #5917, (circa 1895 - )
Birth*circa 1895 John was born at Texas circa 1895. 
Marriage*circa 1914 He married Leta Belle Culpepper at Texas circa 1914. 
Photographed1922 He appeared as a son-in-law in a family photograph in 1922 at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas,
Back, left to right: Emma Katherine Clark Culpepper, Thomas Elbert Culpepper, Thomas Jefferson Culpepper, David Bartow Culpepper, John Ernest Melton, Leta Belle Culpepper Melton, John Melton, Maud F. Cabbiness Culpepper, and Cody Bryant Culpepper.
Front, left to right: Katherine Inez Culpepper, Martha Blanche Culpepper, Elbert Bartow Culpepper, Martha Etta Enox Culpepper, Nelwyn Melton, Hazel Culpepper, and Florine Culpepper.1
Elbert Bartow Culpepper family
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Gregg Co., Texas.2 


Leta Belle Culpepper (22 Nov 1892 - 9 Oct 1991)
Last Edited23 Mar 2008


  1. E-mail written 2005 - 2013 to Lew Griffin from ID: 41492 Eileen Vela (Mrs. Octavio Vela), New Mexico, e-mail address.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Precinct 7, Gregg, Texas; Roll: 2336; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 1100.0.

    Name Age
    John E Melton 34
    Leta Melton 37
    Nelwyn Melton 12
    John Melton 8
    Carolyn Melton 5
    Sherwin Melton 1.