Hoar Family History
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Hoar Name Meaning
nickname for an old man or someone with prematurely gray hair, from Middle English hore, Old English har ‘gray’. topographic name for someone who lived by a slope or shore, Old English ora, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, as for example Oare in Kent, Berkshire, and Wiltshire.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hoad, Haar, Hone, Hoch, Kotar, Houx, Loar, Hoak, Shear, Hoek