1912 Obituary Notice - Melville Greeley Hanscome
Melville Greeley Hanscome, at one time Judge of the Ninth Judicial District died at his home at St. Peter, Sunday March 3rd at the ripe old age of 84 years. He was born in China, Maine, May, 23 1828 and came to Minnesota as early as 1856 and to St. Peter shortly thereafter and has made that city his home ever since. He has held various officers of trust in the gift of the people and was at all times held in high esteem by bis friends and neighbors. His remains were laid to rest March 5th in Woodlawn Cemetery.