Moorby Family History & Genealogy
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Moorby Surname History
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Moorby Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moorby can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Moorby may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Moorby Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moorby come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Moorby come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Moorby Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Moorby family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Moorby change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Moorby were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Moorby.
Last names similar to MoorbyMoorbymyers, Moorc, Moorcant, Moorce, Moorchaff, Moorchouse, Moorcock, Moorcones, Moorcr, Moorcraft, Moorcroft, Moorcrooft, Moord, Moordale, Moor de, Moordhorst, Moordian, Moordician, Moordiele, Moordigian
Moorby Family Tree
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- Willard Moorby 1900 - 1973
- Arthur Moorby 1920 - 1987
- Lloyd K Moorby 1925 - 2010
- Cecil W Moorby 1924 - 2005
- Jean L Moorby 1928 - 2004
- Frederick J Moorby 1911 - 1990
- Dorothy Moorby 1907 - 1981
- Lorraine M Moorby 1924 - 1994
- Jean C Moorby 1924 - 2003
- Douglas A Moorby 1949 - 1990