Martha Melling

30 August 1767–
Billinge, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Melling was christened on 30 August 1767, in Upholland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Nehemiah Melling, was 36 and her mother, Ann Melling, was 37.

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Nehemiah Melling
Ann Melling
Jane Melling
Mary Melling
John Melling
Anne Melling
Jane Melling
Martha Melling

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World Events (6)

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire
The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from any of the places near Lancaster and near Liverpool. Both are probably so called from an Old English personal name Mealla + the Old English groupname suffix -ingas.Irish: variant of Mellon .German: habitational name from a place called Mellingen (see Mellinger ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Martha Melling, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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