Lillian Hartt was born June 10th 1867,in Hartfield, New Brunswick to Samuel E. and Mary Ann (Hayes) Hartt. She was the 2nd youngest of a family 7 children. Two brothers moved to Alberta, Lillian & Bertha moved to Massachusetts, 2 moved to Maine and one brother disappeared and has not been heard of again, to the sorrow of the family. Lillian married Arthur Eugene Mellen, November 18, 1891 in Lowell, Middlesex, MA. She attended Normal School in Fredericton and taught school one term. She moved to Lowell, Ma when she was 20 yrs old and worked in the cloth room of U.S. Bunting Company. The couple had 9 children. Their family filled 2 1/2 pews in the First Baptist Church in Lowell. Lillian died January 20, 1951 Children of Lillian (Hartt) & Arthur Mellen are: Myrtle Beatrice 1892-1980, Earl Rufus 1894-1975, Raymond Arthur 1896-1978, Hazel Belle 1899-1991,Judah Hartt 1901-1988, Ida Pearl 1903-1993, Theodore Orrin 1905-1942, Dorothy Mae 1907-1997, Marjorie Eudora 1914-1951.
Courtesy: Don Mellen
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Lowell, Middlesex County
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