Moorey Family History

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Moorey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Moore, Pooley, Hooley, Looney, Cooley, Mourey, Dooley, Toohey, Morey

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Moorey Family Origin

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Moorey Family Occupations

What did your Moorey ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Moorey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Broom Maker

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Farm Labourer

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Moorey family was Bricklayer. Broom Maker, Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moorey. The most common Moorey occupation in the UK was Broom Maker. 8% of Moorey's were Broom Makers.

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Moorey Historical Records

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Moorey Life Expectancy

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Famous Moorey Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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