Posted By:Don Hudson
Subject:Re: MELLs in England, S. Carolina, Georgia
Post Date:September 29, 2000 at 09:59:50
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Forum:Mell Family Genealogy Forum
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I have the J Porteous Douglas booklet, the English Mells came from the York area and moved east to the East Riding of Yorkshire (also a branch in Lincolnshire)during the 1600s (the author is related). The name is unusual in England and closely related to the areas mentioned in the booklet. I can make no useful comment on the name in any other country.