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Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Eleazer Melvin

Privacy Level: Open (White)

This is Eleazer's basic pedigree chart. There are many additional tools for Eleazer's genealogy below.

Eleazer Melvin
Born 30 Mar 1743
Died 1792

Brother of James Melvin, Lydia Melvin, Nathaniel Melvin, Elijah Melvin, David Melvin, Amos Melvin, Jacob Melvin, Robert Melvin and Lucy Melvin

Husband of Sarah (Hartwell) Melvin

Husband of Anna Brown

Father of Sarah Melvin, Lydia Melvin, Bethiah Melvin, Nathan Melvin and Josiah Melvin

Robert Melvin UE ancestors
09 Nov 1716 - 24 Jul 1787
David Melvin ancestors
29 Oct 1690 - 17 Nov 1745
* John Melvin ancestors
1652 - 21 Aug 1726
* Alexander Melvine ancestors
* Elspet Ramsey ancestors
* Hannah Lewis ancestors
1655 - 23 May 1696
* John Lewis more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1610 - 16 Sep 1657
* Mary Brown more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1630 - abt 1658
Mary Farrar ancestors
08 Mar 1696 - 1758
* Jacob Farrar IV ancestors
29 Apr 1669 - 29 Apr 1722
* Jacob Farrar III more treemore tree ancestors
Sep 1641 - 22 Aug 1675
* Hannah Hayward more treemore tree ancestors
22 Apr 1647 - Mar 1732
* Susanna Rediate ancestors
10 Dec 1672 - Mar 1738
* John Rediate more treemore tree ancestors
abt 19 Apr 1644 - abt 05 Aug 1676
* Susannah Goodnow more treemore tree ancestors
21 Dec 1647 - 28 Dec 1653
Sarah Unknown ancestors
1721 - 18 Feb 1756
* [Maternal grandfather? please help] * *
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* [Maternal grandmother? please help] * *
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Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Eleazer's family history.

Genealogy Research

Ancestor List for Eleazer Melvin ahnenlist
The ancestor list uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text. There are no images or colors. This makes it well-suited for printing when you're doing offline research.

Compact Family Tree
This alternative tree view is packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

Descendant List descendants
This shows up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Eleazer along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Genetic genealogy is the new frontier. Our two DNA views are designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Eleazer's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Eleazer gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Eleazer's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Eleazer's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
This tool helps you take things a step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Eleazer's tree. This is still fairly complex but it's getting simpler every day.

Dynamic Tree
The dynamic tree expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
This simple page illustrates nuclear families based on marriages. It's handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
This flexible tool enables you to see more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Global Family Tree Connection
How many degrees of separation are between Eleazer and Kevin Bacon? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Images of Eleazer photos
There aren't any photographs or source images for Eleazer yet. Login to upload one.

Index of Melvins
This page shows all the Melvins on WikiTree. It's useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Eleazer. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Melvin DNA Connections and MELVIN G2G.

Location Maps map pin
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Concord, MA on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Concord, MA on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Nova Scotia, Canada on Google Maps | Open Street Map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
This view parallels the pedigree chart above but it is optimized for printing. It can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form at a family gathering.

Profile of Eleazer
The profile page is the central place for organizing and viewing information and sources on an individual. This tree & tools page is a supplement to it. Whenever you see Eleazer's name on WikiTree (and ideally, elsewhere on the Internet!) it will be linked to the profile at where Melvin-128 is Eleazer's unique WikiTree ID.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Melvin-128 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Eleazer and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal.

Shareable Family Tree shareable tree
This is a family tree page for Eleazer that is designed for sharing on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, etc. Copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
The surnames page is a quick reference sheet that displays seven generations of Eleazer's family names. Many members share its URL via e-mail, e.g. with a DNA match to ask if the other person recognizes a surname.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Eleazer's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Eleazer's profile so far.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Eleazer's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Eleazer or have a Melvin family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate his tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Melvin surname index, etc. The white dot for Eleazer indicates that his profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Eleazer's DNA
If Eleazer's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Eleazer's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Eleazer's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Eleazer's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Eleazer and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Eleazer.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Eleazer's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Eleazer
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Eleazer and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Eleazer's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Eleazer's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Eleazer. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via e-mail, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Eleazer's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Eleazer or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Privacy Take-Down Request Form
If you are Eleazer or officially represent him and the profile manager refuses to remove personal information use this form.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Eleazer's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Eleazer's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Eleazer, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.

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