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Thomas Melville

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Albany, NY, USA
Death: 1884 (53)
Immediate Family:

Son of Allan Melville and Maria Peterse Melville
Husband of Catherine Eliza Melville
Brother of Gansevoort Melville; Helen Maria Melville; Augusta Melville; Catherine G Hoadley; Frances Priscilla Melville and 2 others

Occupation: sailor and later governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, Statten Island, New York
Managed by: Randy Stebbing
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About Thomas Melville

Thomas Melville (1830-1884) was a sailor and later governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, and the younger brother of author Herman Melville.

Captain Thomas Melville was 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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Thomas Melville's Timeline

January 24, 1830
Albany, NY, USA
Age 53