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MUIR - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname MUIR

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Definition: Moor. Of the moor or fen.

Surname Origin: Scottish, English

Alternate Surname Spellings: MOOR, MOORE

More Resources for the Surname MUIR :

Common Surname Search Tips
Tips and tricks for researching common surnames and picking your MUIR ancestors out from the crowd.

MUIR Family Genealogy Forum
Free message board is focused on descendants of MUIR ancestors around the world.

FamilySearch - MUIR Genealogy
Find records, queries, and lineage-linked family trees posted for the MUIR surname.

MUIR Surname Mailing List
Free mailing list for researchers of the Muir surname and its variations includes subscription details and a searchable archives of past messages.

Surname Finder - MUIR Genealogy & Family Resources
Find links to free and commercial resources for the Muir surname.

Cousin Connect - MUIR Genealogy Queries
Read or post genealogy queries for the surname MUIR, and sign up for free notification when new Muir queries are added.

DistantCousin.com - MUIR Genealogy & Family History
Free databases and genealogy links for the last name MUIR.

MyCinnamonToast.com - MUIR Genealogy in All Regions
Centralized search results for family trees and other genealogy info on the MUIR surname.

References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.


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