Melba Underwood (1927 - 2006)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Melba Underwood’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Melba so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Melba’s biography.

Melba Underwood Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Melba Underwood and her immediate Underwood family. Add to Melba Underwood's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Melba.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Melba Underwood? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Eros, Ouachita County, Louisiana

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Melba finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Melba attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Melba did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Melba Underwood is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Melba's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Melba's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Melba a religious woman? Add Melba’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Melba during various points of her life.

Timeline

1927 - In the year that Melba Underwood was born, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

1946 - By the time she was 19 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1961 - She was 34 years old when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

1967 - Melba was 40 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1985 - At the age of 58 years old, Melba was alive when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

Melba Underwood Family Tree

Who was Melba’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Melba’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Melba's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Melba Underwood
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Melba's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Melba Underwood is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Melba Underwood passed away on September 9, 2006 at 78 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on November 11, 1927. There is no information about Melba's family. We know that Melba Underwood had been residing in Eros, Ouachita County, Louisiana.

Memories

What do you remember about Melba Underwood? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Melba is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Melba Underwood

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources

Session

View session

Bot? yes
Not logged in. (Login modal)
IP 54.161.116.225 United States (US) change

User Agent: CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/)

Mobile device? No

Environment

Environment: Production (live data)
Server: web5-2
Site: us
Cache default: memcache

Clear typeahead

$_COOKIE · $_SERVER

Active Splits

You can change your experiment groups as an admin/developer, and they will persist even if you switch to a regular user account.

Ancestry/MyHeritage: Mobile
split
Ancestry/MyHeritage: Surname
split
Affiliates
split
Archives/Ancestry
split
Requests 0.175625 s
4,456.1719 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
"person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.105307 s
0.105307 s
0.105307 s
0.105307 s
3,115.0078 kB
3,115.0078 kB
3,115.0078 kB
3,115.0078 kB
"api/person/82538317" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.003967 s
0.003967 s
0.003967 s
0.003967 s
469.0000 kB
469.0000 kB
469.0000 kB
469.0000 kB
"api/surname/underwood" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.004624 s
0.004624 s
0.004624 s
0.004624 s
218.0000 kB
218.0000 kB
218.0000 kB
218.0000 kB
"api/photo/350503" « "api/surname/underwood" (1)
0.001361 s
0.001361 s
0.001361 s
0.001361 s
93.0781 kB
93.0781 kB
93.0781 kB
93.0781 kB
"api/person/82538317/photos" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.002436 s
0.002436 s
0.002436 s
0.002436 s
39.2500 kB
39.2500 kB
39.2500 kB
39.2500 kB
"api/photos" « "api/person/82538317/photos" (1)
0.001167 s
0.001167 s
0.001167 s
0.001167 s
34.0859 kB
34.0859 kB
34.0859 kB
34.0859 kB
"api/discussion/person/82538317" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.001110 s
0.001110 s
0.001110 s
0.001110 s
40.8906 kB
40.8906 kB
40.8906 kB
40.8906 kB
"api/users" « "api/discussion/person/82538317" (1)
0.000224 s
0.000224 s
0.000224 s
0.000224 s
20.6172 kB
20.6172 kB
20.6172 kB
20.6172 kB
"api/person/82538317/surnames" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.003024 s
0.003024 s
0.003024 s
0.003024 s
36.0703 kB
36.0703 kB
36.0703 kB
36.0703 kB
"api/people" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.052229 s
0.052229 s
0.052229 s
0.052229 s
384.4766 kB
384.4766 kB
384.4766 kB
384.4766 kB
"api/historicalevents" « "person/melba-underwood/82538317" (1)
0.001024 s
0.001024 s
0.001024 s
0.001024 s
33.3203 kB
33.3203 kB
33.3203 kB
33.3203 kB
Afapi 0.068864 s
1,149.1328 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
GET person/82538317 (1)
0.003606 s
0.003606 s
0.003606 s
0.003606 s
409.7656 kB
409.7656 kB
409.7656 kB
409.7656 kB
GET surname/underwood (1)
0.004419 s
0.004419 s
0.004419 s
0.004419 s
195.9531 kB
195.9531 kB
195.9531 kB
195.9531 kB
GET photo/350503 (1)
0.001013 s
0.001013 s
0.001013 s
0.001013 s
67.6719 kB
67.6719 kB
67.6719 kB
67.6719 kB
GET person/82538317/photos (1)
0.002285 s
0.002285 s
0.002285 s
0.002285 s
32.7578 kB
32.7578 kB
32.7578 kB
32.7578 kB
GET photos (1)
0.000954 s
0.000954 s
0.000954 s
0.000954 s
8.1797 kB
8.1797 kB
8.1797 kB
8.1797 kB
GET discussion/person/82538317 (1)
0.000922 s
0.000922 s
0.000922 s
0.000922 s
22.2422 kB
22.2422 kB
22.2422 kB
22.2422 kB
GET users (1)
0.000019 s
0.000019 s
0.000019 s
0.000019 s
2.2656 kB
2.2656 kB
2.2656 kB
2.2656 kB
GET person/82538317/surnames (1)
0.002869 s
0.002869 s
0.002869 s
0.002869 s
29.5703 kB
29.5703 kB
29.5703 kB
29.5703 kB
GET people (1)
0.052031 s
0.052031 s
0.052031 s
0.052031 s
364.8828 kB
364.8828 kB
364.8828 kB
364.8828 kB
GET historicalevents (1)
0.000746 s
0.000746 s
0.000746 s
0.000746 s
15.8438 kB
15.8438 kB
15.8438 kB
15.8438 kB
Database (connect) 0.000545 s
0.8125 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
Set "" (1)
0.000545 s
0.000545 s
0.000545 s
0.000545 s
0.8125 kB
0.8125 kB
0.8125 kB
0.8125 kB
Database (default) 0.036592 s
14.2500 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
SELECT * FROM "person" WHERE "id" = '82538317' -- simplemodel person (3)
0.000543 s
0.001328 s
0.000810 s
0.002431 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
2.1094 kB
SELECT "id" FROM "surname" WHERE "safename" = 'underwood' -- simplemodel::_pkey_lookup surname (2)
0.000441 s
0.000530 s
0.000486 s
0.000971 s
0.7031 kB
0.7656 kB
0.7344 kB
1.4688 kB
SELECT "photo"."id" FROM "photo_surname" INNER JOIN "photo" ON ("photo_surname"."photo_id" = "photo"."id") WHERE "photo_surname"."surname_id" = '2428' AND "photo"."status_id" = 1 ORDER BY "photo"."id" ASC LIMIT 1 (1)
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT * FROM "photo" WHERE "id" = '350503' -- simplemodel photo (1)
0.000511 s
0.000511 s
0.000511 s
0.000511 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT * FROM "name" WHERE "id" = '12678098' -- simplemodel name (2)
0.000438 s
0.001530 s
0.000984 s
0.001968 s
0.7031 kB
0.8281 kB
0.7656 kB
1.5313 kB
SELECT "photo".* FROM "photo" JOIN "photo_person" AS "p" ON ("photo"."id" = "p"."photo_id") WHERE "photo"."status_id" = 1 AND "p"."person_id" = '82538317' ORDER BY "photo"."id" DESC LIMIT 15 (1)
0.000763 s
0.000763 s
0.000763 s
0.000763 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT * FROM "discussion_post" WHERE "thread_id" = 'person/82538317' AND "status_id" = 1 (1)
0.000501 s
0.000501 s
0.000501 s
0.000501 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "relationship".* FROM "relationship_person" JOIN "relationship" ON ("relationship_person"."relationship_id" = "relationship"."id") WHERE "relationship_person"."person_id" = '82538317' (1)
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.000704 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "source_id", "ref_key" FROM "person_source" WHERE "person_id" = '82538317' -- Source::person() (1)
0.001694 s
0.001694 s
0.001694 s
0.001694 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "id" FROM "person" WHERE "name_id" = '12678098' AND "id" > '82538317' AND "status_id" = 1 ORDER BY "id" DESC LIMIT 20 -- bio: other people by name (1)
0.001178 s
0.001178 s
0.001178 s
0.001178 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "person_id" FROM "surname_person" WHERE "surname_id" = '2428' AND "person_id" > '82538317' ORDER BY "person_id" ASC LIMIT 20 -- bio: other people by surname (1)
0.001045 s
0.001045 s
0.001045 s
0.001045 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "id" FROM "person" WHERE "id" > '82538317' AND "status_id" = 1 ORDER BY "id" ASC LIMIT 20 -- bio: other people by id (1)
0.004016 s
0.004016 s
0.004016 s
0.004016 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "id", "name", "date_birth", "date_death", "location_birth", "location_current", "location_death", "status_id" FROM "person" WHERE "id" IN ('82539993', '82544858', '82551893', '82555344', '82555652', '82558583', '82565489', '82572424', '82582596', '82584496', '82584716', '82594516', '82611430', '82611746', '82612318', '82613624', '82615764', '82615901', '82618347', '82619875', '82538318', '82538319', '82538320', '82538321', '82538322', '82538323', '82538324', '82538325', '82538326', '82538327', '82538328', '82538329', '82538330', '82538331', '82538332', '82538333', '82538334', '82538335', '82538336', '82538337') (1)
0.018186 s
0.018186 s
0.018186 s
0.018186 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "year" FROM "historical_event" ORDER BY "year" ASC LIMIT 1 (1)
0.000680 s
0.000680 s
0.000680 s
0.000680 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT "year" FROM "historical_event" ORDER BY "year" DESC LIMIT 1 (1)
0.000644 s
0.000644 s
0.000644 s
0.000644 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
SELECT * FROM "historical_event" WHERE "id" IN ('160', '226', '264', '280', '329') ORDER BY "year" ASC (1)
0.000596 s
0.000596 s
0.000596 s
0.000596 s
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
0.7031 kB
Afapi::after 0.000247 s
29.5547 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
GET person/82538317 (1)
0.000067 s
0.000067 s
0.000067 s
0.000067 s
11.6563 kB
11.6563 kB
11.6563 kB
11.6563 kB
GET photo/350503 (1)
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
GET surname/underwood (1)
0.000018 s
0.000018 s
0.000018 s
0.000018 s
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
GET photos (1)
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
GET person/82538317/photos (1)
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
GET users (1)
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
2.2188 kB
2.2188 kB
2.2188 kB
2.2188 kB
GET discussion/person/82538317 (1)
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
0.000017 s
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
GET person/82538317/surnames (1)
0.000020 s
0.000020 s
0.000020 s
0.000020 s
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
1.9531 kB
GET people (1)
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
1.9688 kB
GET historicalevents (1)
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
0.000022 s
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
1.9609 kB
Cache (memcache) 0.005525 s
292.4297 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
Get "surname_2428 v18-1" (2)
0.000336 s
0.001134 s
0.000735 s
0.001470 s
5.1406 kB
40.8281 kB
22.9844 kB
45.9688 kB
Get "AFAPI_Controller_Person::related_surnames(82538317) surname_list 2011-11-10 18:12:53" (1)
0.000330 s
0.000330 s
0.000330 s
0.000330 s
0.5313 kB
0.5313 kB
0.5313 kB
0.5313 kB
Set "AFAPI_Controller_Person::related_surnames(82538317) surname_list 2011-11-10 18:12:53" for 86400s (1)
0.000387 s
0.000387 s
0.000387 s
0.000387 s
1.6250 kB
1.6250 kB
1.6250 kB
1.6250 kB
Get "source::person(82538317)" (1)
0.000303 s
0.000303 s
0.000303 s
0.000303 s
0.4453 kB
0.4453 kB
0.4453 kB
0.4453 kB
Set "source::person(82538317)" for 3600s (1)
0.000328 s
0.000328 s
0.000328 s
0.000328 s
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
Get "Source::_sources_from_cache v3" (1)
0.000419 s
0.000419 s
0.000419 s
0.000419 s
41.3359 kB
41.3359 kB
41.3359 kB
41.3359 kB
Get "surname_stats_2428 v3-1" (1)
0.000366 s
0.000366 s
0.000366 s
0.000366 s
6.7188 kB
6.7188 kB
6.7188 kB
6.7188 kB
Get "assets_manifest" (1)
0.001162 s
0.001162 s
0.001162 s
0.001162 s
172.8906 kB
172.8906 kB
172.8906 kB
172.8906 kB
Get "geolocator.lookup.54.161.116.225" (1)
0.000345 s
0.000345 s
0.000345 s
0.000345 s
1.1250 kB
1.1250 kB
1.1250 kB
1.1250 kB
Get "experiments.10" (1)
0.000415 s
0.000415 s
0.000415 s
0.000415 s
21.3594 kB
21.3594 kB
21.3594 kB
21.3594 kB
Get api/photos 0.000858 s
2.3750 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
db query (1)
0.000852 s
0.000852 s
0.000852 s
0.000852 s
1.9453 kB
1.9453 kB
1.9453 kB
1.9453 kB
to reps (1)
0.000006 s
0.000006 s
0.000006 s
0.000006 s
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
0.4297 kB
Autorender 0.015715 s
1,137.5156 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
site/person/index (1)
0.017529 s
0.017529 s
0.017529 s
0.017529 s
1,206.5469 kB
1,206.5469 kB
1,206.5469 kB
1,206.5469 kB
View::render 0.011960 s
424.2734 kB
Benchmark Min Max Average Total
private/application/views/templates/shared/google_analytics.php (1)
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
0.000021 s
1.3516 kB
1.3516 kB
1.3516 kB
1.3516 kB
private/application/views/site/ads/dfp.php (9)
0.000022 s
0.000052 s
0.000034 s
0.000304 s
0.6563 kB
0.7969 kB
0.6771 kB
6.0938 kB
private/modules/clientmessage/views/clientmessage/html.php (1)
0.000012 s
0.000012 s
0.000012 s
0.000012 s
0.7656 kB
0.7656 kB
0.7656 kB
0.7656 kB
private/application/views/site/person/index/description-text.php (1)
0.000349 s
0.000349 s
0.000349 s
0.000349 s
3.6484 kB
3.6484 kB
3.6484 kB
3.6484 kB
private/application/views/site/ads/affiliates/person/records-list.php (2)
0.000174 s
0.000740 s
0.000457 s
0.000914 s
3.2891 kB
10.8438 kB
7.0664 kB
14.1328 kB
private/application/views/site/ads/affiliates/person/records-inline.php (2)
0.000018 s
0.000020 s
0.000019 s
0.000038 s
0.5703 kB
0.7344 kB
0.6523 kB
1.3047 kB
private/application/views/shared/familytree/relationships.php (1)
0.000391 s
0.000391 s
0.000391 s
0.000391 s
13.3906 kB
13.3906 kB
13.3906 kB
13.3906 kB
private/application/views/shared/familytree/parents.php (1)
0.000342 s
0.000342 s
0.000342 s
0.000342 s
12.0313 kB
12.0313 kB
12.0313 kB
12.0313 kB
private/application/views/shared/familytree/placeholder.php (5)
0.000014 s
0.000048 s
0.000028 s
0.000140 s
0.8672 kB
1.0234 kB
0.9047 kB
4.5234 kB
private/application/views/shared/familytree/person.php (1)
0.000033 s
0.000033 s
0.000033 s
0.000033 s
1.1875 kB
1.1875 kB
1.1875 kB
1.1875 kB
private/modules/afapi/views/afapi/discussion/form-row.php (1)
0.000522 s
0.000522 s
0.000522 s
0.000522 s
4.0391 kB
4.0391 kB
4.0391 kB
4.0391 kB
private/modules/afapi/views/afapi/discussion/form.php (1)
0.000026 s
0.000026 s
0.000026 s
0.000026 s
1.0625 kB
1.0625 kB
1.0625 kB
1.0625 kB
private/modules/afapi/views/afapi/discussion/posts.php (1)
0.000023 s
0.000023 s
0.000023 s
0.000023 s
0.7188 kB
0.7188 kB
0.7188 kB
0.7188 kB
private/application/views/site/ads/ancestry/surname-widget.php (1)
0.000045 s
0.000045 s
0.000045 s
0.000045 s
1.2031 kB
1.2031 kB
1.2031 kB
1.2031 kB
private/application/views/site/shared/social_links.php (1)
0.000014 s
0.000014 s
0.000014 s
0.000014 s
1.2109 kB
1.2109 kB
1.2109 kB
1.2109 kB
private/application/views/dev/panel.php (1)
0.006742 s
0.006742 s
0.006742 s
0.006742 s
280.0547 kB
280.0547 kB
280.0547 kB
280.0547 kB
private/application/views/dev/panel/session.php (1)
0.003371 s
0.003371 s
0.003371 s
0.003371 s
20.3828 kB
20.3828 kB
20.3828 kB
20.3828 kB
private/application/views/dev/panel/experiments.php (1)
0.000074 s
0.000074 s
0.000074 s
0.000074 s
4.6563 kB
4.6563 kB
4.6563 kB
4.6563 kB
private/system/views/profiler/stats.php (1)
0.002769 s
0.002769 s
0.002769 s
0.002769 s
215.5625 kB
215.5625 kB
215.5625 kB
215.5625 kB
Application Execution (335) 0.021728 s 1.088131 s 0.074098 s 0.109544 s
2,049.7031 kB 5,270.9688 kB 3,173.3535 kB 3,972.5859 kB

Refresh Hearts Stats

This refresh heart stats for the day

Registration Tracking

Referrer
Int. Referrer (auth):
People viewed (1): 82538317 clear
Surnames viewed (0): clear