Moresby Family History & Genealogy

Find Moresby records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Moresby records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Moresby records

Latest photos on AncientFaces

No one from the Moresby community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:

Moresby Surname History

The family history of the Moresby last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Moresby:

  • Moresby family history
  • Moresby country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Moresby last name meaning & etymology
  • Moresby spelling & pronunciation

Edit this page

Moresby Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Moresby country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Moresby country of origin. The following is speculative information about Moresby. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Moresby may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Moresby may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Moresby Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Moresby meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Moresby. The following is speculative information about Moresby. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Moresby come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Moresby come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

Moresby Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Moresby spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Moresby. The following is speculative information about Moresby. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Moresby were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Moresby. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Moresby name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Moresby transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over time.

Last names similar to Moresby

Moresca, Morescalchi, Moresch, Moreschak, Moresche, Moreschi, Moreschia, Moreschina, Moreschini, Moreschino, Moresci, Morescio, Morescki, Moresckine, Moresckini, Moresco, Morescot, Morescroft, Morescu, Moresdatter