Show ContentsMelburn History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Melburn family

The surname Melburn 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 Melburn family

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Melburn Spelling Variations

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

Early Notables of the Melburn 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...
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United States Melburn migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Melburn Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Henry Melburn, who arrived in Mississippi in 1799 [1]

Australia Melburn migration to Australia +

Emigration to Australia followed the First Fleets of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:

Melburn Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
  • Mr. Arthur Melburn, (Melbin), English farmer who was convicted in Liverpool, Merseyside, England for 15 years for robbery, transported aboard the "Clara" on 19th March 1857, arriving in Western Australia, Australia, he died in 1899 [2]

  1. 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)
  2. Convict Records of Australia. Retrieved 11th February 2021 from on Facebook