Surname: Parham

1921 Farm Map of Melville Township, Audubon County, Iowa

1921 Farmers’ Directory of Melville Township

Abbreviations: Sec., section; ac., acres; Wf., wife; ch., children; ( ), years in county; O., owner; H., renter.   Anderson, L. A. Wf. Mathilda; ch.Emmert and Lucile. P. O. Audubon, R. 3. O. 160 ac., sec. 36. (18.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs. Andresen, Christ. Wf. Hansena; ch. Mary, Nina, Emil, Estra, Hu1ga and Hannah. P. O. Audubon,R. 3. R. 240 ac., sec. 26. (22.) Owner, H. M. McClanahan. Andrews, James. Wf. Allie; ch. Lois and Harvey. P. O. Audubon, R. 3. O. 160 ac., sec. 28. (37.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs and Holstein Cattle. Arts, John N. Wf.

Melissa Todd Scidmore

SCIDMORE, Melissa Todd7, (Daniel6, Daniel5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born June 22, 1829, died June 21, 1897, married April 24, 1848, Hiram Scidmore, who was born Nov. 5, 1817, died April 13, 1893. Children: I. Ashley T., b. Oct. 25, 1849, m. Dec. 25, 1869, Nara Parham, who was b. May 8, 1852, died July 23, 1906, and had issue: (1) Arthur D., b. Oct. 29, 1870, m. July 19, 1911, Mary E. Oatman, who was b. July 24, 1876; (2) Libbie E., b. July 19, 1876, m. Nov. 16, 1898, Andrew McMillan, who was b. July 22, 1874, and