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Ashmore Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several minor places, generally named from Old English æsc ‘ash’ + mor ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’. In the case of Ashmore in Dorset, however, the early forms show that the second element is Old English mere ‘lake’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cashmore, Passmore, Ashford, Shore, Rushmore, Cudmore, Ashdown

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Ashmore Family Origin

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Ashmore Family Occupations

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ashmore family was Student. Farmer, School and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ashmore. The most common Ashmore occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Ashmore's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • School

    19%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Student

    7%

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Ashmore Historical Records

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Ashmore Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Ashmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ashmore in 1941 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

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