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Mello Family History

Mello Name Meaning
Italian: probably from a short form of a personal name ending with the hypocoristic suffix -ello, such as Giacomello.Portuguese: variant spelling of Melo. DK; IGI.Dutch and Belgian (van Mello): habitational name from Mellelo, a place named for a wood near Melle in East Flanders (see Melle 3) + lo ‘grove’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

252,157 Historical Documents with Mello on Ancestry.com
121,381 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,918 Military Records
13,609 Immigration Records
25,117 Census and Voter Lists
84,132 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mello Families

  • Number of Mello families
     266 - 529
     89 - 265
     1 - 88
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mello families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mello last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mello Family Origin

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Mello Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Mello

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Mello Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Mello Civil War Service Records

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