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Origins of the Mellett surname

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About the Melletts

We have a total number of 2754 records for people with the last name Mellett.

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Where do most Melletts live?

In 1921, most Melletts lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Melletts

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You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,790 records for the Mellett surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Melletts most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Mellett first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Melletts

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Melletts in 1921




No Occupation


Cardroom Workers




Common Male occupations for Melletts in 1921
Harness Maker


Errand Boy


Horse Collar Maker


Veterinary Surgeon




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