Early Origins of the Mabb family
The surname Mabb was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway
, former county in Southwestern Scotland
, where they held a family seat
from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Father Mapple is a fictional character in Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick (1851); eponym of Mapple Glacier, in the Aristotle Mountains of Antarctica.
Early History of the Mabb family
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Mabb Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Mabb family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mabb family to Ireland
Some of the Mabb family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Mabb family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Mabb Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Thomas Mabb, who arrived in Virginia in 1643
- Thomas Mabb, who settled in Virginia in 1643
- Tho Mabb, who arrived in Virginia in 1643 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- Arthur Mabb, who settled in Maryland in 1684
Contemporary Notables of the name Mabb (post 1700)
- Henry Liddell Mabb (1872-1961), English-born, Canadian politician, Mountie, and rancher in Manitoba