Early Origins of the Mapple family
The surname Mapple 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.
Early History of the Mapple family
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Mapple Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Mapple family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mapple family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Mabb, who arrived in Virginia in 1643; Arthur Mabb, who settled in Maryland in 1684; Martha, and Mettye Mabie settled in New York in 1685; W. F. Maybee settled in San Francisco in 1850..
Contemporary Notables of the name Mapple (post 1700)
- Andy Mapple (1962-2015), British water skier, six-time world water skiing champion, and fourteen-time Masters Slalom Champion