The following brief biographical data on some of Melvin, Texas families was secured and submitted by Mrs. Raymond Murray for McCulloch County History, Vol. I, compiled by Wayne Spiller, 1976. Special thanks to the McCulloch County Historical Museun directors and board members, who hold the copyright, for giving permission for this information to be reprinted.
Travis Timmons Turner,
b. at Nolanville, Texas, in 1887; m. at Nolanville 14 January 1914, to
_____________. She was born 1889. Members of the Baptist Church,
they came to the county in 1914, purchased Norton and Company land which
had passed through the hands of Blackshear, Woods and Ed Hale. The
land was located south of the Melvin Ranch.
1. Travis N., lives in Washington, Georgia
2. Kyle lives at Melvin.