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Melvin Mitchell Hilton

Melvin Mitchell Hilton

Male 1924 - 1990  (66 years)


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  • Name Melvin Mitchell Hilton 
    Born 5 Feb 1924 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Sep 1990 
    Age 66 years 
    Person ID I33413  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Whiting Mitchell Hilton,   b. 23 Mar 1893, Ipswich, Edmunds, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1985  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Bernice Amelia Barker,   b. 14 Mar 1900, Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1953, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 7 May 1918  [1, 2
    Family ID F12324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean Merle Cole 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F62555  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Melvin Mitchell Hilton - February 5, 1924 - September 1, 1990. Military Service: Veteran of the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, with service from March 27, 1943 to October 21, 1945. Son of Whiting Mitchell and Bernice Amelia Barker Hilton. Husband of Jean Merle Cole Hilton. Married October 8, 1949 at Orwell, New York.
      Newspaper Obituary - Sunday, September 2, 1990 Syracuse Herald American - Syracuse, New York - Melvin M. Hilton, 66, of Lakeland, Florida, died Saturday at the home of his brother in Orwell after a long illness. He was born in Orwell and lived in Florida for the past 35 years. He worked as a machinist for the Crown Cork and Seal Company of Bartow, Florida. He was an Air Force veteran of World War II and was a member of the Orange Blossom Basha of the China, Burma and India Veterans Organization. He was a member of the Orwell Methodist Church. Surviving are his wife, Jean; a son, Lance Hilton of Lakeland, Florida; three daughters, Melva Laynes and Yvonne Still, both of Lakeland, Florida, and Colleen Hilton of Cincinnati, Ohio; a brother, Jack Hilton of Orwell; a sister, Joyce Watson of Tulsa, Oklahoma; eight grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Graveside memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Evergreen Cemetery in Orwell. There are no calling hours. Contributions may be made to Oswego County Hospice or to the Orwell United Methodist Church. Traub Funeral Home, Central Square, is in charge of arrangements.

      MELVIN M. HILTON
      Syracuse Herald American (NY) - September 2, 1990Browse Issues
      Melvin M. Hilton, 66, of Lakeland, Fla., died Saturday at the home of his brother in Orwell after a long illness.

      He was born in Orwell and lived in Florida for the past 35 years. He worked as a machinist for the Crown Cork and Seal Co. of Bartow, Fla.

      He was an Air Force veteran of World War II and was a member of the Orange Blossom Basha of the China, Burma and India Veterans Organization.

      He was a member of the Orwell Methodist Church.

      Surviving are his wife, Jean; a son, Lance Hilton of Lakeland, Fla.; three daughters, Melva Laynes and Yvonne Still, both of Lakeland, Fla., and Colleen Hilton of Cincinnati, Ohio.; a brother, Jack Hilton of Orwell; a sister, Joyce Watson of Tulsa, Okla.; eight grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

      Graveside memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Evergreen Cemetery in Orwell. There are no calling hours.

      Contributions may be made to Oswego County Hospice or to the Orwell United Methodist Church.

      Traub Funeral Home, Central Square, is in charge of arrangements.

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Bernice Amelia Barker

    2. [S1718] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;;;;;), Database online.
      Record for Bernice Amelia Barker