Wetmore Family History
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Wetmore Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Wetmore, for example in Staffordshire, Shropshire, and Hereford and Worcester, Wet Moor in Somerset, or Wetmoor Hall Farm in Staffordshire, mostly named with Old English wet ‘wet’, ‘damp’ + mor ‘moor’, ‘mashland’, although the first element of Wetmore in Staffordshire is Old English wiht ‘river bend’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Whitmore, Wedmore, Wilmore, Elmore, Wigmore, Patmore, Belmore