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The distinguished surname Mayall is one of the many names that was brought to England in the wake of the Norman Conquest of 1066. The name is derived from the Middle English personal name "Mihel," which was a vernacular form of "Michael," meaning "Who is like the Lord?"

Mayall Early Origins



The surname Mayall was first found in Norfolk, where the given name Mihel is thought to have emerged. The earliest known bearer of the surname was John Mihell, who was recorded in the Subsidy Rolls of Suffolk in 1524.

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Mayall Spelling Variations


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Mayall Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mayell, Mayall, Miall, Myhill, Miell, Myall, Myell, Mihell and many more.

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Mayall Early History


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Mayall Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mayall research. Another 234 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1524, 1603, 1796, 1830, and 1870 are included under the topic Early Mayall History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mayall Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mayall Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mayall Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Mayall Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Mayall, aged 20, arrived in Delaware in 1812

Mayall Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Robert Mayall, aged 23, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1851 aboard the ship "Omega"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mayall (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mayall (post 1700)



  • Samuel Mayall (1816-1892), American politician, Member of Maine State House of Representatives, 1845-47, 1848; Member of Maine State Senate, 1847-48; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1853-55
  • Jeremy "Remy" Mayall (b. 1983), New Zealand composer
  • Rik Mayall (1958-2014), British actor, writer, and comedian best known for his work on the television series "The Young Ones"
  • John Mayall (b. 1933), famous musician hailed as the "father of British blues"

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    2. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    4. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    8. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
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    The Mayall Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mayall Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 19 October 2015 at 09:25.

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