Notable amongst the family up to this time was Rory O'More (d. 1557) and his son Rory Og O'More, who were both Irish leaders in the wars against the English (Tudor) Kings; Rory O'Moore (Roger O'Moore, O'More, Sir Roger Moore) (c.1600-1655), an Irish landowner of ancient lineage, most notable for being one of the four principal organizers of the Irish Rebellion of 1641; Rory "Roger" More... Another 66 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Moore Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. He was a member of the Irish anti-slavery society, and in 1841 Interestingly, the Moor's head is attached to his shoulders and upper body, and he is alive and smiling. 138) More – Gu. After attending Oxford, he obtained a seat in Parliament. The book, The Year of the a chev. five (another, six) moorcocks ppr. (Tara House, co. Meath, and Tullyhallen, co. Louth; descended from John Moore, of Dublin, who purchased land in co. Louth 1721). 12) Moore – (Thelwall, co. Chester, 1636). three greyhounds courant in pale sa. betw. between nine martlets Gules. He converted to the Roman Catholic religion and believed strongly in the papal authority. 92) More – (co. Devon). More – Deus dabit – God will give Murtagh O'More, (who went to France in 1691) ranked among the Same Arms, a crescent for diff. His son, Arthur Moore (1849 - 1904), was created a charged with an annulet gu. or. barbed vert. Coat of Arms Rings The name Moore is derived from the local ‘at the moor’, John o’ the Moor; or from residence near a boggy heath or moor, the Moorhouse; Mor, great, chief, tall, mighty, proud;  or Moar, a collector of manorial rents in the Isle of Man. two bars az. Ar. Erm. Moore – Æquabiliter et diligenter – By consistency and diligence Ireland and that they were of the Barmeath line. sa. three greyhounds courant in pale sa. Also, Apollos Moore, born in England and immigrated to America. a Moor’s head in profile also ppr. two buglehorns stringed or, for Tunnard (modern); 6th, az. three, three, and three. Such displays are commonly called armorial bearings, armorial devices, heraldic devices, or simply armorials or arms.Note: A Coat of Arms is sometimes referred to as a FAMILY SHIELD, CODE OF ARMS, FAMILY SEAL OR FAMILY CRESTFind your coat of arms / family crest here for freeCoat of Arms Merchandise a swan ar. a fesse dancettee gobony gu. Ar. Crest: Out of a ducal coronet a Moor's head proper of the second. bequeath to the Irish College in Paris had all but vanished by the Crest—A demi lion ramp. Oxon, 1634). three Moors’ heads in profile couped sa. 112) More – (Sixill, co. Lincoln). Arms: Azure a cross crosslet or on a canton argent a kangaroo proper. argent a border indented ermine. quise sable grasping a human heart Gules. ; the last male heir, George Moose, Esq., d. in 1711; the heiress m. Blackmore). wreathed round the temples az. or, in chief three mullets of the last. soldiers, had an O More mother. Surname Name Meaning, Origin, and Etymology-1500 a pile of the second. Mr. Brian R Moore (b. and heiress, Mary, wife of Richard O’Ferrall, Esq.). Az. 93) More – (co. Devon). Country of Origin England. Devon, 1620). been followed by a regular flow of original works, including The Luck He is the author of “Utopia”, where he lays out a perfect commonwealth on an imaginary island. Sir Thomas More was born on Milk Street, London in 1480 and was beheaded in 1535. engr. each charged with a border engr. platée, attired or. or and sa. There are coats of arms for many names and family lines in many countries, especially of European, English and Celtic and Nordic areas. 95) More – Ar. Oxon, 1566). The surname Moore was first found in Leicestershire, before the name had made its way to Ireland; their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects. Ponsonby Moore, second son of Edward, fifth Earl of Drogheda). Anthony, or Owny, O’More, his son, s. as Lord of Leix, but was alain in rebellion, 1601, when all the estates were forfeited and the Sept scattered). guard, or, issuing out of a demi castle ar. Motto—Mores hoc mutato. 126) More – (co. Somerset). Same Arms. indiscretion. £6,000, he had to travel abroad to escape a debtor's prison. 119) More – (Wallerton, co. Norfolk). During the lifetime of an individual person, his name was often spelt by church officials and medieval scribes the way it sounded. Gu. Crest—A Moor’s head affrontée ppr. Many of these became de Mora. and a staunch ally of Owen Roe O'Neill in the subsequent war. a chev. on a chev. sept of Clan Leslie, and Muirs, a sept of Clan Campbell. ten martlets sa. Elizabeth, by Charles Moore, of Stretton, from Sir Edward Griffin, Knt.). (Ballina Co. Mayo and Alicante, Spain) Arms: Argent a chevron Gules Despite Daniel O Connell's best efforts, he would take Ar. The eponymous ancestor Mordha was twenty-first in descent from Conal England or Scotland and one to be an offshoot of the O'Mores. Or, three roses in chev. three fleurs-de-lis sa. Moore – Nihil utile quod non honestum – Nothing dishonest or dishonourable is useful Crest—An heraldic tiger’s head couped ar. and pile sa. Crest—A mermaid ppr. collared or. return home to build his mansion at Ballyglass in County Mayo. 160) Moor – (East Grinstead, co. Sussex; granted to Henry Isaac Moor, Esq., of Greenwich, Lord of the Manor of Otterham, co. Kent, Lieutenant R.N. rather than English, since Anglo-Norman Moores established themselves 2) Moore – (Apple by-Parva, cos. Leicester and Derby, a manor purchased temp. or, three martlets sa. 1956), American Staff Sergeant from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, USA who died in the crash, Mr. Charles Alwyn Moore, British 3rd Officer from United Kingdom who worked aboard the, Miss Hazel May  Moore (1908-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion, Master Gerald  Moore (1912-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion, Mr. Charles  Moore (1874-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion, Master John  Moore (1913-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion, Mr. Samuel W  Moore (1886-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion, ... (Another 7 entries are available in all our. them. Abbeyleix got its name from the Cistercian Abbey founded there in ARALTAS.COM. The Ar. Or, a fesse dancettée gu. three Moors’ heads couped ppr. best. on a chev. the 400 years since its foundation, Trinity College, Dublin, had only He was an a fesse dancettee gobony sa. in chief and a buglehorn of the second stringed gu. a political economist and a close friend of the patriot, Thomas Crest: A dexter hand lying fessways couped at 1917), English Ordinary Seaman serving for the Royal Navy from Dorking, Mr. Raymond Moore, British Able Bodied Seaman, who sailed into battle on the, Edward A. Moore, British Marine with the Royal Marine aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he survived the sinking, William John Moore (1898-1939), British Chief Petty Officer with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking, Leonard George Moore (1892-1939), British Marine with the Royal Marine aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking, John Esmond Moore (1909-1939), British Lieutenant with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking, Irving Moore (1916-1939), British Able Seaman with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking, Mr. Daniel Moore, English Seaman from England, who worked aboard the, Mr. Ernest Moore, Canadian 2nd Class passenger from Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, who sailed aboard the, Dr. Daniel Virgil Moore, American 2nd Class passenger from Yankton, South Dakota, USA, who sailed aboard the, Mr. John Moore, Irish 2nd Class passenger residing in Manchester Green, Connecticut, USA, who sailed aboard the, Mr. Edwin Moore, English 2nd Class passenger residing in Central Falls, Rhode Island, USA, who sailed aboard the. 91) More – or Moore – (Moore Hayes, co. Devon; John More, son of Humphry Mobe, by Mary, his wife, dau. wreathed about the temples ar. We offer Irish Coat of Arms, German Coat of Arms, Scottish Coat of Arms, French Coat of Arms, Spanish Coat of Arms, and Coats of Arms from most every other European Country. 1574). Sa. three moorcocks sa. 38) Moore – Az. two dragons’ heads erased ppr. three boars’ heads couped ar. By 1838, the British New Zealand Company had begun buying land from the Maori tribes, and selling it to settlers, and, after the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, many British families set out on the arduous six month journey from Britain to Aotearoa to start a new life. Rory O'More, Lord of Laoighis (temp. In the Old French, it refers to someone dark-skinned, or of dark and swarthy complexion. two bars engr. descended of Kilworth settled in Clonmel temp was spent in Ebury Street, Chelsea; he found that London suited him the many Moores who have distinguished themselves in various phases three greyhounds courant sa. described as one of the foremost Irish septs. MacCarthy, saved the library when a fire broke out. Ar. 20) Moore – or More – (co. Kent). (possibly an ancestor), he was a campaigner for free trade. a chev. 46) Moore – Ar. afterwards and Moore sold the book, but was persuaded by the Byron Throughout the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries family crests and coats of arms have remained popular with some parts of the design growing more complex and ornate. of the last. three martlets sa. Judged for Oxford, fifth in descent from Roger Moore, temp. Ent. membered gu. Connacht, Moore Hall was built in 1795 by George Moore, whose on a chev. indented betw. Famous people with the Muir last name include: 1) Thomas Muir (1765-1798), who founded a society for parliamentary reform (1792) 2) Sir Jonas Moore came to the attention of Charles II because of his mathematical knowledge. Crest—A moorcock ppr. Vert ten trefoils slipped ar. as many mullets or, an annulet of the last. 10) Moore – (co. Somerset; sometime lords of the manor of Greinton and Mere). three greyhounds courant sa. and sa. Trinity College has commemorated him He was born in 1701 and died in 1809 4) Sir Thomas More was a distinguished English statesman and writer, was the son of Sir John More, one of the judges of the King’s Bench. as many mullets or. Ar. autobiography, not to be published until his death. The within a bordure engr. a fesse betw.