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Where is the Moores family from?
You can see how Moores families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Moores family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Moores families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 17 Moores families living in Maine. This was about 27% of all the recorded Moores's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Moores families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Moores surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Moores. 23% of Moores men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Moores women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Moores were Salesman and Seamstress.