MELMOTH FLEMING, born 15-May-1840 in Lanford Station, SC;
son of John P. FLEMING born c1821 & Sophia MOSELEY born __;
died 1920s in Lanford, SC; buried with his wife at Lanford Baptist Church, SC.
Civil War veteran, a member of "Laurens's Briars"
who fought from Manassas, VA to Gettysburg, PA to Chattanooga,
TN. He walked home from Greensboro at the end of the war.
Married ?c1860's in __, SC to Nancy Mary "Nannie" MARTIN;
born __ in Laurens County, SC;
daughter of Benjamin MARTIN of Laurens County, SC;
Children of Melmoth & Nancy:
- James Melmoth Fleming, born 1870;
Nancy Centellia Fleming, born 1882;
- Data received Jan-2006 via GenForum from Dorothy Green,
granddaughter of James M. Fleming
- Handwritten family record sheets received Nov-2000 from
Pamela J. Caraber, prepared by Doris (Crouch) Schriner;
- Flemming Family website:
History of the Fleming Name;
- Letter dated 10-July-1947 from Louise C. Fleming of Laurens, SC to Frances Caraber of Boston, MA;