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Dunmore Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from Dunmore Farm in Oxfordshire or from any of many places in Scotland named in Gaelic as Dún Môr ‘great hill’. The surname is most common in the Midland counties of England.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Dunsmore, Dunmire, Dunford, Dundore, Cudmore, Dunton, Dinsmore

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Dunmore Family Origin

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Dunmore Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunmore. The most common Dunmore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Dunmore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dunmore family was Farm Laborer.

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Dunmore Historical Records

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Dunmore Life Expectancy

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