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Barmore Surname Meaning

English (Warwickshire): habitational name from a place called Barmore or Barmoor numerous examples of which are found in Derbyshire North Yorkshire and Northumberland as well as the Scottish regions of Angus Galloway and Strathclyde. The modern distribution in Britain however suggests possible derivation from Barnmoor Green in Claverdon Warwickshire or from the lost Barre-Moor in Colton Staffordshire. In Britain the surname is now rare.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Barre, Beardmore, Bashore, Belmore, Haymore, Patmore, Cashmore

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Where is the Barmore family from?

You can see how Barmore families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Barmore family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Barmore families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 31 Barmore families living in London. This was about 49% of all the recorded Barmore's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Barmore families in 1891.
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What did your Barmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Barmore. 100% of Barmore women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Passenger Lists

There are 302 immigration records available for the last name Barmore. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Barmore. For the veterans among your Barmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Barmore lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Barmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Barmore in 1946 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

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