Phillips, Melba

Birth Name Phillips, Melba 12
Birth Name Bowers
Birth Name Wuenschel
Birth Name Bowers Wuenschel, Melba
Gramps ID I171
Gender female
Age at Death 80 years, 10 months, 26 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1908-04-29   Birth of Phillips, Melba 23
Death 1989-03-25 Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Death of Phillips, Melba 23
Burial 1989-03-28 Rest Haven Memorial, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Burial of Phillips, Melba 23
Occupation     Asst. Prof of History, Univ of Cincinnati 1


Father Phillips, John
Mother Waters, Lizetta [I19]


Married Husband Bowers, Charles L
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1931   Marriage of Bowers, Charles L and Phillips, Melba 2
Married Husband Wuenschel, Louis
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1979   Marriage of Wuenschel, Louis and Phillips, Melba 2


Date Street City County State/ Province Country Postal Code Phone Sources
1967 Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio             1


left large amount of money to animal shelter; no kids.

Source References

  1. Cincinnati Enquirer, Page: 52:2 [S57]
  2. Obituary for Melba Bowers Wuenschel, Page: A11:8 [S90]
  3. Photograph of grave marker [S82]
  4. Conversation with Lou Connelly, Informant Address: Kentucky [S73]


  1. Phillips, John
    1. Waters, Lizetta
      1. Phillips, Melba
        1. Bowers, Charles L
        2. Wuenschel, Louis