Moorhouse records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Moorhouse family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Moorhouse surname or get a copy of the Moorhouse family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Moorhouse Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Moorhouse 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 below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. 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 enabling you to fill out more detail in the Moorhouse family tree.

Check out Moorhouse Parish Records at Find My Past.

Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Moorhouse family using the FreeBMD database.

Search Genealogy BankGenealogy Bank for Moorhouse family records.

Look at MyHeritage for Moorhouse family data.

Search the LDS Database for records of the Moorhouse family.

Research the Moorhouse surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Moorhouse Military records.

ukDid you know that there are currently 3872 people with the Moorhouse surname in the UK? Moorhouse is now ranked number 1483 for popularity in the UK.

Moorhouse Genealogy Databases

Check out WikiTree for user contributed Moorhouse family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Moorhouse data can be verified or corrected by other users.

Study MyTrees for information on the Moorhouse family and people looking to contact living Moorhouse relations.

Study GENi for Moorhouse family records.

Study One Great Family for Moorhouse records submitted by people who are already researching the Moorhouse Genealogy .

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Moorhouse surname in the USA? Moorhouse is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Moorhouse Databases

Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Moorhouse family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Moorhouse surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Moorhouse

Wikipedia William Sefton Moorhouse (18 December 1825 - 15 September 1881) was a New Zealand politician.
Wikipedia Adrian David Moorhouse MBE (born 24 May 1964) is a British former swimmer who dominated British swimming in the late 1980s.
Wikipedia Frank Moorhouse (born 21 December 1938 in Nowra, New South Wales) is an Australian writer of short stories, screenplays and novels.
Wikipedia Thomas Leander (Lee) Moorhouse (1850-1926) of Pendleton, Oregon, United States, was a photographer and an Indian Agent for the Umatilla Indian Reservation.
Wikipedia Robert Moorhouse was a first class cricketer who played 208 matches for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1888 and 1899.
Wikipedia Geoffrey Moorhouse, FRGS, FRSL, D.
Wikipedia Justin Moorhouse is an English stand-up comedian and radio DJ from Manchester.