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Early Origins of the Melbourne family


The surname Melbourne was first found in Northumberland 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 Melbourne family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Melbourne research.
Another 121 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1536, 1464, 1633, 1660, 1660, 1622, 1668, 1649, 1720 and 1743 are included under the topic Early Melbourne History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Melbourne Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Milburn, Milborne, Milbourn, Milbourne, Milburne, Melbourne and many more.

Early Notables of the Melbourne family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family name during their early history was Simon Melburn, High Sheriff of Herefordshire in 1464; William Milborne (c 1633-1660), an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1660; Luke Milbourne...
Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Melbourne Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Melbourne family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Melbourne Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Melbourne, aged 4, who arrived in South Australia in 1860 aboard the ship "Schah Jehan"
  • Margaret Melbourne, aged 24, a dressmaker, who arrived in South Australia in 1860 aboard the ship "Schah Jehan"

Contemporary Notables of the name Melbourne (post 1700)


  • Roy M. Melbourne, American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Montreal, 1938; Istanbul, 1943 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Ralph Melbourne, American politician, Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from Guilford, 1934 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • P. G. III Melbourne, American politician, Mayor of Laurel, Maryland, 1962-64 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • John T. Melbourne, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from Stafford, 1908, 1910 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • William Lamb Melbourne (1779-1848), English statesman
  • Ewart Melbourne Brindle (1904-1995), Australian-born, American illustrator and painter, know for his work on World War II war bonds, magazine illustrations and covers, and US postage stamps
  • Prime Minister Stanley Melbourne Bruce (1883-1967), Australian politician, the 8th Prime Minister of Australia (1923-1929)
  • Melbourne Robert "Bob" Cranshaw (1932-2016), American jazz bassist
  • Melbourne Gass (b. 1938), Canadian politician, Member of Parliament for Malpeque (1979–1988)
  • Melbourne Armstrong Carriker (1879-1965), American ornithologist and entomologist

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Citations


  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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