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Moores Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived on the moors (see Moore 1). patronymic from Moore as a personal name (see Moore 3).

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


Similar surnames: Moore, Moors, Montes, More, Moes, Moers, Mares, Morel, Mores, Mones

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Moores Family Origin

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Moores Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Farmer/Sons

    7%
  • Farmer/Son

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Moores family was Farmer/Son. Farmer, Cultivateur and Farmer/Sons were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moores. The most common Moores occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Moores's were Farmers.

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Moores Historical Records

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Moores Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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