CPT Thomas Melville

Birth
Death 5 Mar 1884 (aged 54)
Burial New Dorp, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA
Plot Section A, Lot 54,
Memorial ID 158020347 · View Source
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Sailor and later governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, and the younger brother of author Herman Melville.

Born to Allan Melville (1782-1832) and his wife Maria Gansevoort (1791-1872). His paternal grandfather was Maj. Thomas Melvill (1751-1832), his maternal grandfather was Gen. Peter Gansevoort (1749-1812).



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  • Created by: BKGeni
  • Added: 10 Feb 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 158020347
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPT Thomas Melville (14 Jan 1830–5 Mar 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 158020347, citing Moravian Cemetery, New Dorp, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA ; Maintained by BKGeni (contributor 46895980) .