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Mellor Family History

Mellor Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel ‘bare’ + bre ‘hill’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

690,277 Historical Documents with Mellor on Ancestry.co.uk
325,457 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,275 Military Records
14,019 Immigration Records
134,577 Census and Voter Lists
204,949 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mellor Families

  • Number of Mellor families
     1,668 - 3,333
     557 - 1,667
     1 - 556
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mellor families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mellor census records

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Mellor Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.co.uk. You can find out where the majority of the Mellor families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Mellor Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Mellor families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

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Mellor Emigration Information (AU)

from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868

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You can find out when most of the Mellor families immigrated to Australia. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

Emigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Mellor Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Mellor census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Mellor ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Mellor

Did the Mellors fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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