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Melven Surname History
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Melven Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Melven can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Melven may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Melven Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Melven come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Melven come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Melven Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Melven surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Melven were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Melven. Last names like Melven change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to MelvenMelveney, Melvenia, Melver, Melverda, Melverdia, Melverhill, Melveris, Melvern, Melverstedt, Melvert, Melverta, Melverton, Melvery, Melvestuto, Melvet, Melvey, Melvgin, Melvi, Melvia, Melvich
Melven Family Tree
Here are a few of the Melven genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Melvens
- Emma Melven 1874 - 1968
- John Melven 1896 - 1983
- Sydney Melven 1899 - 1976
- William Melven 1897 - 1978
- Clara Melven 1889 - 1981
- Charles Melven 1901 - 1984
- Margaret Melven 1901 - 1978
- Edmond Melven 1887 - 1962
- Charles A Melven 1922 - 1976
- Tom L Melven 1904 - 1994