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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Moores Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Moores Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enableing you to fill out more detail in the Moores family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Moores

Frank MooresWiki Frank Duff Moores (February 18, 1933 ? July 10, 2005) was a Canadian politician and businessman who served as Newfoundland's second Premier (1972-1979).
John MooresWiki Sir John Moores CBE (25 January 1896 ? 25 September 1993) was a British businessman and philanthropist most famous for the founding of the now defunct Littlewoods retail company that was located in Liverpool, England.
John MooresWiki John Jay Moores (born 1944) is an American entrepreneur and philanthropist, and former owner of the San Diego Padres.
Ian MooresWiki Ian Richard Moores (5 October 1954 ? 12 January 1998) was an English footballer, at 6 foot 2 inches, the bearded blonde striker was imposing figure on the pitch.
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John H. MooresWiki John Henry Moores (June 26 1821?December 16 1880) was an American businessman and politician in the state of Oregon.
Charles B. MooresWiki Charles Bruce Moores (August 6, 1849 ? January 5, 1930) was an American businessman and politician in the state of Oregon.