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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Morehouse

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Alt. Meaning

M is for melody, the song of life.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Morehouse

Tim was born on July 29th, 1978 in New York City.


David was born in 1960.


Lyda Ann Morehouse is a writer. Lyda was born on November 18th, 1967.


Ward, was born on August 11th, 1945.


Chauncey was born on March 11th, 1902. He left this life on October 31st, 1980.


William Paul Morehouse was an american artist. William was born in 1929. He left this life in 1993.


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Popularity of Morehouse as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Morehouse U.S.
  White 91.49% 64.26%
  African American 3.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.90% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.19% 16.26%

Of Last Name Morehouse

People with the last name Morehouse are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Morehouse

  • How Popular is the name Morehouse? As a last name Morehouse was the 5,513th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Morehouse first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Morehouse is Friday, December 6th, 1912.
  • How unique is the name Morehouse? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Morehouse. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Morehouse: Your name in reverse order is Esuoherom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eshmouero. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Morehouse? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,309 people with the last name Morehouse.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Morehouse? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Morehouse as their last name.

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