Hij is getrouwd met Catharine Wideman.rond 1847 te Abbeville District, South Carolina.
Melchior Harmon Family The family of Melchior Hermann arrived in Charleston, South Carolina in September of 1752 aboard the passenger ship, The Cunliffe (Cunliss). At that time Herman had a wife and three children: John Leonard, age 14, John Jacob, age 13, and Catherine, 9 years old. He received his grant of 250 acres on Beaverdam Creek on the south side of Saluda River in what was later Lexington County, SC. A 79 acre portion of the grant was sold in 1849 by John Harman to Godfrey Harman (Lexington Deeds Q-446). Deed says land was part of a grant of 250 acres to Milcher Harman.3 FAMILY OF MELCHIOR HERMAN I. John Leonard Harmon, born about 1738, died 1794, married Mary Langford, daughter of William Langford. They lived in the Buffalo Creek area of Newberry District, SC. John Leonard Harmon made will 20 July 1789, proven 19 May 1794 (Newberry Wills A-227) leaving to wife, Mary, a homeplace on Buffalo Creek during her lifetime. There were 14 children known from Probate and Equity Court records (Newberry Estate Box 43, Pkg. 31 and Washington District Equities, 1817, #12).
E. Thomas Harmon, born about 1774, died December 1842 in Abbeville District, S.C., married Mary Buzhardt, died November 1862 in Abbeville District. 1. Clarissa (Dicey) Harmon, born ca 1804 (Newberry District, SC), died 27 February 1869, married George Crawford.2. Cynthia Harmon, born 13 July 1808 (Newberry District, S.C., died 11 November 1866 (McCormick County, SC), married 16 November 1826, Charles M. Freeman, born January 1807, died 24 January 1871, son of James Freeman and Mary Martin. 3. Susannah (Susan) Harmon, born 20 December 1810, died 16 May 1894, married December 1830, Stephen Wiley Willis, born 21 July 1807 (Chesterfield County, VA), died 18 November 1874. 4. Luther (Luke) Harmon, died about 1842, wife's name unknown. 5. Esther Harmon, born about 1818, married about 1842 in Abbeville County, SC, Alexander Laramore.6. John Harmon, born about 1819, died 1 June 1892 in Abbeville County, SC, married 1) 10 July 1850, in Hamburg, S.C., Virginia J. Walker, born 1 October 1832, died 23 October 1853, daughter of Alexander Walker and wife, Eliza; married 2) Nancy Catherine Norwood, born 3 October 1831, died 30 April 1889.7. William M. Harmon, born 1 January 1821, died 16 March 1890 and is buried in the Republican Cemetery, married Catherine Jennings, born 2 November 1827; died 8 March 1911. 8. Anthony Harmon, born about 1823; married Catherine Wideman, daughter of Leonard Wideman. They moved to Georgia. 9. Rev. Appleton Grigsby Harmon, born 26 March 1824, died 4 February 1898 in Abbeville County, SC, married 18 February 1847, Caroline Rachel Seibert, born 26 January 1830; died 12 September 1892. 10. Emanuel Harmon, died about 1863, wife's name unknown. 11. Frances A. Harmon, married Dr. Socrates N. B. Ferguson.