When Emily Manville was born in November 1836, in Connecticut, United States, her father, Garry Manville, was 29 and her mother, Philanda Gibson, was 30. She lived in Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States in 1850.
English (Sussex and Lancashire): variant of Mandeville .
Altered form of Mainville 1, a surname of Swiss French origin (see Miville ).
French: variant of Menville, a habitational name from Menville in Haute-Garonne, and also of Mainville 2.