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Family
Marriage: Children:
  1. JANE MELVIN: Birth: 1748.

  2. JOHN MELVIN: Birth: 1752. Death: 10 Mar 1853

  3. NANCY ANN MELVIN: Birth: 1753. Death: 1799

  4. GEORGE MELVIN: Birth: 1760. Death: 1800

  5. MORNING MELVIN: Birth: 1761.

  6. DANIEL II MELVIN: Birth: 27 Aug 1769. Death: 25 Aug 1846

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Notes
a. Note:   DANIEL MELVIN WAS SENT TO THE USA AS A CABIN BOY ON A SAILING SHIP WHEN HE WAS 10 YEARS OLD. HIS FATHER HAD DIED AND HIS MOTHER REMARRIED. HE DID NOT GET ALONG WITH HIS STEP FATHER. HIS MOTHER WAS SENDING HIM TO
 THE USA TO LIVE WITH NEXT OF KIN. (YEAR ABOUT 1717) THE SHIP HE WAS SAILING ON WAS CAPTURED BY BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE (WILLIAM TEACH) OF
 TEACHEY NORTH CAROLINA. ONE NIGHT HE AND TWO OTHERS SLIPPED OVERBOARD
 WITH SOME EMPTY WATER CASK AND SWAM A SHORE IN NOTHERN SOUTH CAROLINA.
 HIS FRIEND BONES MADE IT TO SHORE WITH DANIEL THE OTHER MAN DROWNED!
 DANIEL LIVED IN BLADEN COUNTY FOR A WHILE THEN MOVED TOO THE MOUNTAINS.
 HE FOUND THE WINTERS TOO SEVERE AND MOVED BACK TO BLADEN COUNTY WHERE
 HE LIVED UNTIL DEATH.


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