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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Family Time Line

Nehemiah Melling
1731–1806
Ann Melling
1730–1775
Jane Melling
1752–1755
Mary Melling
1756–1821
John Melling
1758–
Anne Melling
1762–1763
Jane Melling
1764–1835
Martha Melling
1767–

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World Events (6)

1815
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.
1830
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.

Possible Related Names

Mellon
Mellen

Sources (2)

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

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