Ellen Moore

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Moore was born in 1876, in Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Henry Moore, was 48 and her mother, Mary Ann Huntley, was 42. She lived in High Buston, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in 1986, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 110.

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William Henry Moore
Mary Ann Huntley
Anne Moore
Mary Moore
Elizabeth Moore
Jane Moore
Joseph Moore
Margaret Sarah Moore
Charlotte Moore-Hodgson
William Moore
Robert Moore
Thomas Moore
Ellen Moore
John Moore

Sources (4)

  • Ellen Moore in household of William Moore, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Eleanor Moore in household of John James Moore, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Nellie Moore in household of Mary A Moore, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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Name Meaning

English: from Middle English more ‘moor, marsh, fen’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place, or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.

English (of Norman origin): ethnic name from Old French more ‘Moor’, either someone from North Africa or, more often, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a Moor. Compare Morrell and Moreau .

English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English personal name More (Old French More, Maur, Latin Maurus), originally denoting either ‘Moor’ or someone with a swarthy complexion (compare Morrell , Morrin , Morris , and sense 2 above). There was a 6th-century Christian saint of this name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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