Moriarty Family History
Moriarty Surname History
This Moriarty history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Moriarty last name made up of user-uploaded content from other users interested in the Moriarty family. The Moriarty family is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Moriarty family has spread, it has changed making its origin challenging to uncover. Moriarty family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Moriarty family researchers.
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The evolution of Moriarty starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Moriarty ancestors have travelled across various regions all throughout history. As Moriarty families moved between countries, the Moriarty name may have changed with them.
Moriarty country of origin
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The nationality of Moriarty can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Moriarty may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Moriarty
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The meaning of Moriarty come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Moriarty originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Margaret Moriarty 1640 - 1695
- Karen G Moriarty 1942 - 2007
- Margaret Moriarty 1889 - 1976
- Joseph F Moriarty 1903 - 1989
- Richard Moriarty 1887 - 1978
- Mortimer Moriarty 1904 - 1972
- Daniel Moriarty 1896 - 1974
- John Moriarty
- Henrietta Moriarty Pfohl 1915 - present
- Donald C Moriarty 1903 - 1993
- Elizabeth Moriarty 1899 - 1974
- Mary E Moriarty 1908 - 1996
- John Moriarty 1899 - 1972
- John Moriarty
- Janet F Moriarty 1922 - 2003
- Grace B Moriarty 1914 - 2009
- Erma E Moriarty 1939 - 2000
- James Moriarty 1910 - 1984
- Doris E Moriarty 1906 - 1989
- Mary Moriarty
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Famous people named Moriarty
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Moriarty
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Moriarty. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Moriarty family
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Moriarty spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Moriarty were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Moriarty. Last names like Moriarty transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Moriarty surname are important to understanding the history of the name.