Maj Thomas Melvill

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Maj Thomas Melvill

  • Birth 16 Jan 1751 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 16 Sep 1832 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Melvill Tomb
  • Memorial ID 55335671

Veteran of the American Revolution
Last man to wear a cocked hat in Boston

DAR Record at A077344
ELVILLE, THOMAS
Ancestor #: A077344
Service: MASSACHUSETTS
Rank: MAJOR
Birth: 1-16-1751 BOSTON SUFFOLK CO MASSACHUSETTS
Death: 9-16-1832 BOSTON SUFFOLK CO MASSACHUSETTS
Pension Number: *S5086
Service Description: 1) CRAFT'S REGT OF ARTILLERY
Residence: 1) City: BOSTON - County: SUFFOLK CO - State: MASSACHUSETTS
Spouse: PRISCILLA SCOLLAY

Note: Daugther Mary Melvill {June 1778-July 3 1858} married to John DeWolf {Sept 6, 1779 Bristol RI-march 6 1872 Dorcester Mass}-married OCt 23, 1808 Boston Mass. John Dewolf was brother to infamous Senator James DeWolf. Their Parents were Mark Anthony Dewolf and Abigail Potter


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Sacred
to memory of
Thomas Melvill
born Jan 27, 1751
died Sept. 16, 1832
aged 81 years.


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  • Maintained by: Lorenzo Brieba
  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 23 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55335671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Thomas Melvill (16 Jan 1751–16 Sep 1832), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55335671, citing Copp's Hill Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Lorenzo Brieba (contributor 47080176) .