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Melvin Cemetery
Burials on private property require the owner's permission to visit!

From Highway 41 in "downtown" Coarsegold,
take McAllister Road 0.5 miles to first road on right past pond.
Go 1.5 miles on a rocky, dirt road, crossing the creek 3 times (no bridges).
Keep straight at the first fork close to McAllister Road and straight at the tin barn.
The cemetery is 0.1 miles past the barn on the hill across the creek.


Name Birth Death Notes
Chapman, Rose Thurman 1886, Dec 11 1976, Aug 3  
Melvin, Charles 1842, Jan 19 1920, Oct 15 Born Rensselaer, NY, died Fresno, CA; beloved father of Henry & William.
Melvin, Henry Calvin 1894, June 19 1952, Mar 20 PVT MG Co. 363 Infantry WWI
Melvin, Mary 1866, May 28 1946, Apr 29 Born San Francisco, CA; died Fresno, CA; beloved mother of Rose Henry & William.
Melvin, William Charles 1900, Sept 18 1972, Dec 16  
            Surveyed by Ken Doig on November 10, 1999

            Last update: April 11, 2001
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