• [S354] Jay V. Wenger, "Lazarus Wenger of the Tulpehocken, Immigrant of 1735," The Wenger Report, 1991. Hereinafter cited as "Lazarus Wenger of the Tulpehocken."
  • [S356] Unknown author, "Records of Schwartzwald Church, Exeter Tp., Berks Co., Vol. 1-4, 1781-1810," unknown series. Hereinafter cited as "Records of Schwartzwald Church, Exeter Tp., Berks Co."
  • [S357] Nanci Hamilton Gerhards, "John Winger Family History", 14 Dec. 1996 (Portland, OR). . Hereinafter cited as "Winger Family History."
  • [S358] James McMillen Family, Family Record pages probably from a Family Bible (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date); scanned copies emailed to Kipp Melat by Jane Lesner, unknown location. Hereinafter cited as Family Record pages probably from a Family Bible.
  • [S359] William Henry Beatty, Death certificate 57854 (21 May 1917), (informant: not recorded), Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA.
  • [S360] Patricia Steele, compiler, Tombstone Hoppin' (n.p.: n.pub.).
  • [S367] Beverly Beatty Park McClosky, "Descendants of Francis Beatty (William Henry Beatty Family)", 8 March 2001 (Fairfax, VA). . Hereinafter cited as "William Henry Beatty Family."
  • [S368] Reuben Sanner, Death Certificate 118714 (21 Dec. 1914), (informant: Jacob Sanner), Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA.
  • [S369] Gravestone; read by Alice Morrison, 1963.
  • [S370] Gravestone, Dempsey Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Alice Morrison, 1963.
  • [S371] Helen M. Snyder, compiler, Genealogy of Robert Beatty, 1760-1823, First Settler of Jackson Twp., Venango Co., PA (n.p.: private, 1981). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of Robert Beatty.
  • [S372] Venango County Probate, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  • [S378] Letter from Martha Baker (Pheonix, AZ) to Kipp Melat, 1987; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S380] Letter from Robert H. Melat (Texas) to Kipp Melat, 1986; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S381] Letter from Melba Melat Watson (Texas) to Kipp Melat, 1986; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S382] Letter from Betty Hartman Bell (Franklin, PA) to Kipp Melat, 1987; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S383] Letter from Jeanette Melat (New Braunfels, TX) to Kipp Melat, Christmas 2001; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S384] Letter from Margaret Walters Steinecker (Franklin, PA) to Kipp Melat, 1979; unknown repository (unknown repository address).
  • [S385] 1900 U.S. Census, Indiana, National Archives.
  • [S572] J.H. Beers, Commemorative Biographical Record of Central Pennsylvania, Including the Counties of Centre, Clearfield, Jefferson, and Clarion (Chicago, IL: n.pub., 1898). Hereinafter cited as Commemorative Biographical Record of Central Pennsylvania.
  • [S705] Northumberland County Deeds, Courthouse, Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Northumberland County Deeds.
  • [S807] Mary Jane Mains, compiler, Newspaper Accounts of Birth, Marriage, and Deaths 1808-1929 (not all inclusive) Westmoreland Co., PA (Greensburg, PA: Westmoreland County Historical Society, 1994). Hereinafter cited as Westmoreland Co. Newspapers.
  • [S812] Oil City Marriage Register, Venango Co., PA, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  • [S915] Texas Marriage Search Engine 1966-2005, online http://www.genlookups.com/texas_marriages/
  • [S916] Texas Death Records, online http://vitals.rootsweb.com/tx/death/search.cgi
  • [S917] Family of Joe W. LeBow, Jr., online http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  • [S918] First-hand knowledge and personal recollections of Marjorie (Stover) Hartman (Franklin, PA), as told to Kipp Melat, 1983.
  • [S919] First-hand knowledge and personal recollections of Beverly (Hartman) Repman (Oil City, PA), as told to Kipp Melat, 1987. Notes in Personal Files (Fairfax, Virginia).
  • [S983] Venango County Prothonotary, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1074] Oil City Weekly Times, Oil City, PA, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County.
  • [S1083] Warren Evening Mirror, Warren, PA. Hereinafter cited as Warren Evening Mirror.
  • [S1086] History of the Counties of McKean, Elk, & Forest, Pennsylvania (n.p.: J.H. Beers & Co., 1890). Hereinafter cited as History of McKean, Elk, & Forest Counties.
  • [S1087] Clarion County Prothonotary, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Clarion, Clarion County, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1096] Gravestone, Mt. Zion Cemetery, Shippenville, Elk Tp., Clarion Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  • [S1292] Gravestone, Cooperstown Cemetery, Jackson Tp., Venango Co., PA.
  • [S1299] Jefferson County (PA) Marriages, familysearch.org, familysearch.org.
  • [S1361] Pennsylvania Department of Health, Death Indices, online http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania Death Records Indices.
  • [S1378] Presbyterian Marriages Performed by Rev. James Montgomery, 1842-1868 (Transcribed by Dr. James H. Sterrett and published in the Western PA Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vol. 9, No. 3 (Feb. 1983), pg. 121), online http://clarioncounty.info/research-aids-mainmenu-33/…
  • [S1397] Mercer County Estate Index, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1430] Jotham H. Condit and Ebin Condit, Genealogy of the Condit Family 1678-1885, Descendants of John Cunditt, A Native of Great Britain who settled in Newark, NJ (n.p.: n.pub., 1916).
  • [S1431] Mercer County Proceedings Index, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1440] Warrant Applications, 1733-1952, Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1441] Gravestone, Shaw Farm, Sugarcreek Boro, Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  • [S1442] Gravestone, Sugarcreek Memorial Cemetery, Sugarcreek Boro., Venango Co., PA, Find A Grave, findagrave.com.
  • [S1456] Warren County Intestate Docket, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Warren, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1463] Unknown cd1, Texas Death Certificate unknown cd2, viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com; original at Texas Department of State Health Services.
  • [S1466] Venango Herald, Franklin, PA, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  • [S1473] Helen Baldwin, "Re: Speaking of Family... - Descendants of Robert Melat," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Kipp Melat, 21 July 2014.
  • [S1485] Helen Baldwin, "New Descendant," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Kipp Melat, 5 Apr 2015.
  • [S1515] Helen Baldwin, "Speaking of Family... - Descendants of Robert Melat," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Kipp Melat, 17 Aug 2018.