Giffiths and Tithes of Melvins in Counties Sligo and Mayo, Ireland.
Our focus is on the counties of Mayo and Sligo in Ireland as they appear to be one of the principal areas of origin for the surname Melvin. We welcome all inquiries from Melvin researchers and any contributions of Melvin family histories that are in some way connected to the counties of Mayo and Sligo. The entries presented in this database were compiled by Joe Egan. For possible further information on individual entries contact Joe at jegan1@.san.rr.com. We hope you find some of your Melvin ancestors here and in turn share with us your discoveries.
The main list is sorted first by parish and then townland. In this list format family groups will usually be found together. You can sort on any field or use the presorted lists we have created. The Find feature also works very well in locating individuals or places of interest.
Note: an Irish acre was 1.6 times an English/American acre,1 acre = 4 roods, and that 40 perches = 1 rood.
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