Mayben History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Mayben family
The surname Mayben 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.
Important Dates for the Mayben family
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Mayben Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Mabbe, Mabee, Mabey, Mabie, Mabes and others.
Early Notables of the Mayben family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mayben family
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 Mayben (post 1700)
- Brian P. Mayben, American Republican politician, Candidate for Rhode Island State House of Representatives 10th District, 2002 
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html