Shore Family History
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Shore Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by the seashore, Middle English schore. English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a bank or steep slope, Old English scora. There are minor places named with this word in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, and the surname may also be a habitational name from these. Americanized spelling of Ashkenazic Jewish S(c)hor(r) or Szor, variants of Schauer.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
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