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Where is the Moores family from?
You can see how Moores families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Moores family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Moores families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 1,298 Moores families living in Lancashire. This was about 46% of all the recorded Moores's in the UK. Lancashire had the highest population of Moores families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Moores surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Moores. 14% of Moores men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Moores women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Moores were Window Cleaner and Housewife.