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Moorman Name Meaning

English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived and worked on a moor (see Moore 1). In Scotland the term denoted an official responsible for a moor, whose duties included overseeing the branding of the cattle which roamed on the moor. Dutch and North German: variant of Mohrmann.

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


Similar surnames: Moerman, Moormann, Morman, Norman, Mohrman, Orman, Mohrmann, Gorman

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Moorman Family Origin

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Moorman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Servant

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

In 1881, Farmer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Moorman. A less common occupation for the Moorman family was Tailor. The most common Moorman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Moorman's were Farmers.

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Moorman Historical Records

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Moorman Life Expectancy

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