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Thomas MELLOR

Thomas MELLOR

Male Abt 1785 - 1855  (~ 70 years)

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  • Name Thomas MELLOR 
    Born Abt 1785 Greetland, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 13 Feb 1785 Crosland, Honley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 19 Aug 1805 Halifax St John the Baptist, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Name: Peggy Thornton
      Event Date: 19 Aug 1805
      Event Type: Marriage
      Parish: Halifax, St John the Baptist
      Spouse's Name: Thomas Mellor
    Mellor Thomas 1805 Marriage Thornton
    Newspaper Jun 1828 Greetland, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6]  – Court
    • At the Courthouse, at Wakefiled, in and for the West Riding off Yorkshire on the 8th day of Jully 1828 at Ten O'Clock in the Forenoon.
      Thomas Mellor, formerly of Greetland, near..., and late of Sowerby-Bridge'', near... Hour and Place.
    mellor/Mellor Thomas 1828 London Gazette article p1.jpg
    Mellor Thomas 1828 London Gazette article p2.jpg
    Mellor Thomas 1828 London Gazette article p3.jpg
    Mellor Thomas 1828 London Gazette article p4.jpg
    Photos Abt 1840 Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mellor Thomas b.1783 d 1855
    Occupation 1840 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Farm Labourer on passenger list.
    Immigration 7 Jul 1840 Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8]  – "Fairlie"
    • Ship "Fairlie", Date of arrival: 7 Jul 1840, Departure Port: London, Arrival Port: Pt Adelaide,  Passengers 266
      Mellor, Delia, aged 20, occupation,milliner, No. 7055 Emb No. 4426
      Mellor,Joseph, aged 30 from Brighouse, Occupation Joiner No. 7054 Emb No. 4425
      Mellor,Mary, aged 22 from Brighouse, Occupation Straw Platter No. 7056 Emb No. 4427
      Mellor,Thomas, aged 49 wife aged 48, Occupation Farm labourer. 7057 Emb No. 4424
      Turner, Joshua 28 of Sowerby Bridge (No. 7055 Emb 4463)
      Turner, Nancy nee Mellor aged  26
      Turner, Joshua's daughters aged 4 and 2
      Walker Richard 28 (Carpenter) of Salter Hibble, Halifax  (No. 7053 Emb 4469)
      Walker, Richard's 2 yrold son and 6 month old daughter
    mellor/Mellor 1840 Fairlie Shipping doc.jpg
    Turner Joshua 1840 Shipping doc.jpg
    Walker Richard 1840 Shipping doc.jpg
    Land 1843 South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9]  – Glen Osmond Road to Sturt River
    • South Australia Land Returns for 1843 by Andrew and Sandra Twining
      Glen Osmond Road to Sturt River
      Mellor Thomas & Hobson Benjamin, Fixby 52 acres wheat, 31 1/2 acres barley, 9 cattle, 1 horse, 1 pony, 38 pigs.
    Residence 1853 Morphett Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Residence listed on wife's death certificate.
    Cemetery Mar 1855 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Mellor Margaret 1853 Grave Thomas
    Mellor Margaret Grave 1853 Thomas 1855
    Buried Mar 1855 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 Mar 1855 South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14]  – Cause: Apolexy
    Document 10 May 1876  [15]
    • Name,Thomas Mellor
      Probate Date,10 May 1876
      Death Date,15 Mar 1855
      Death Place,South Australia, Australia
      Registry,Principal Registry
    Mellor Thomas 1876 Probabte doc
    Person ID I245 Turner
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2015 

    Father Joseph MELLOR,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1049 Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Margaret "Peggy" THORNTON,   b. Abt 1786, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1853, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1805 Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 16, 17
    Children 
     1. Hannah MELLOR,   b. 24 Feb 1807, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1880, Glanville, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Joseph MELLOR,   b. 9 Sep 1808, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1880, Semaphore, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Elizabeth MELLOR,   b. 7 Jan 1811, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1894, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Nancy MELLOR,   b. 23 May 1813, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1894, Tea Tree Gully, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Harriet MELLOR,   b. Abt 1815,   d. 1889, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     6. Mary MELLOR,   b. Abt 1817, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1906, Norwood, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
     7. Delia "Lucy" MELLOR,   b. Abt 1820,   d. 9 Mar 1886, Queenstown, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F30 Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Photos
    mellor/Mellor Thomas b 1783 d 1855.jpg
  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1785 - Greetland, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 13 Feb 1785 - Crosland, Honley, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 19 Aug 1805 - Halifax St John the Baptist, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1805 - Halifax, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Court - Jun 1828 - Greetland, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotos - Abt 1840 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1840 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - "Fairlie" - 7 Jul 1840 - Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Glen Osmond Road to Sturt River - 1843 - South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1853 - Morphett Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - Mar 1855 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Mar 1855 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Apolexy - 15 Mar 1855 - South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Mellor
      English: habitational name from places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel 'bare' + bre 'hill'.
      Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4

  • Sources 
    1. [S37] Turner, Violet E. "Our Family", Turner, Violet E., (March 1967), p. 1 (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2003.

    2. [S218] Lambert, Jonathan Paul, (http://community.ancestry.com.au/profile.aspx?mba=01775f4e-0001-0000-0000-000000000000), http://trees.ancestry.com.au/tree/13185089/person/-111313079?stid=8358189&spid=-961701114&pg=32787&pgPL=pid (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), Source Information:  Film Number: 457832 (Reliability: 3).
      Possible birth:
      Thomas MELLOR
      Sex:  M  
      Event(s):  Christening:  13 Feb 1785    Crosland, Honley, Yorkshire, England  
      Parents:  Father:  Thomas MELLOR    Mother:  Nancy NEWTON  
      Source Information:  Film Number: 457832

    4. [S374] West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935.

    5. [S177] London Gazette, (http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/), http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/18479/pages/1187 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S166] Turner, Jenny (Sax).

    7. [S214] Jackson, Heather Bruce.

    8. [S139] State Library of South Australia, (http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm State Library of South Australia : South Australiana database), http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/fh/passengerlists/1840Fairlie.htm (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S166] Turner, Jenny (Sax), email 31 Dec 2006 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S174] Adelaide Cemeteries, (http://www.aca.sa.gov.au/RecordsSearch.aspx).

    11. [S193] Turner, Kevin Robert.

    12. [S166] Turner, Jenny (Sax), email 23 May (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S109] South Australian Deaths Index 1842 - 1915, Book: 3 Page: 122 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jun 2002.
      Surname: MELLOR
      Given Names: Thomas
      Date: 1855-03-15
      Sex: M
      Age: 73y
      Status: N
      Relative: Joseph MELLOR (PR)
      Relative 2:
      Residence: Adelaide
      Death Place: (not recorded)
      District Code: Ade
      Symbol: F
      Book: 3 Page: 122

    14. [S192] Mellor, Thomas 1855 Death Certificate SA.

    15. [S297] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.

    16. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), M007494 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Thomas MELLOR
      Sex M
      Marriage(s):
      Spouse:  Peggy THORNTON
      Marriage:  19 Aug 1805 Halifax, Yorkshire, England
      Source Information:
      Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type
      M007494  1800-1812  0990598   Film  6909609

    17. [S429] England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973, Name: Peggy Thornton
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 19 Aug 1805
      Marriage Place: Halifax,York,England
      Spouse: Thomas Mellor
      FHL Film Number: 990598 (Reliability: 3).


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