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Mello Early Origins



The surname Mello was first found in Ile-de-France, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.

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Mello Spelling Variations


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Mello Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Melun, Mellun, Mellon, Melon, Meluns, Melluns, Melune, Melunes, Mellune and many more.

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Mello Early History


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Mello Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mello research. Another 369 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1302, 1465, 1634, 1721, 1598 and 1688 are included under the topic Early Mello History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mello Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mello Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 18 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mello 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:

Mello Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Angelo Mello, aged 39, who landed in America, in 1893
  • Anna Mello, aged 34, who emigrated to America, in 1897

Mello Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Amalia Mello, aged 22, who emigrated to the United States from Napoli, in 1900
  • Agostinho Co... Mello, aged 24, who landed in America from St. Michaels, in 1906
  • Andel Mello, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1918
  • Americo d'Oliveira Mello, aged 18, who settled in America from Ovar, Portugal, in 1920
  • Antonia Mello, aged 20, who landed in America, in 1921
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mello (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mello (post 1700)



  • Ingeborg Mello (1919-2009), Argentine two-time gold medalist track and field athlete at the 1951 Pan American Games
  • Craig Cameron Mello (b. 1960), American recipient of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine(2006)
  • Branco Mello (b. 1962), Brazilian rock singer/bassist
  • Anna Vania Mello (b. 1979), Italian gold medalist volleyball player at the 2002 World Championships
  • Sergio Vieira de Mello (b. 1948), Brazilian United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (2002-03)

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Virtus et honor
Motto Translation: Virtue and honor.


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    2. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    3. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    4. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    5. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    11. ...

    The Mello Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mello 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 27 February 2017 at 12:12.

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