This section of the web site consists of a series of published and unpublished
essays on various aspects of M*CH*MORE history.
Surname variants: There's
much more to Mitchelmore, Journal of One-Name Studies, Vol
10 Issue 12 (2011). A summary of what we know about the origin of people
bearing the M*CH*MORE surname and how the spelling has varied across
time and place.
Where do the M*CH*MOREs come from? A listing
of the earliest known M*CH*MOREs.
What does M*CH*MORE mean? Some theories
about the origin of our surname.
How do you spell M*CH*MORE? A listing
of the various ways in which the family name has been spelt.
M*ch*more as a middle name. An exploration
of the various ways in which the family name has been used as a middle
name rather than a surname.
Country life before the middle of the 19th
century. A description of life as an "ag lab" in England.
The Newfoundland connection. A history
of M*CH*MORE involvement with the Newfoundland fishing trade.
M*CH*MORE emigration. A historical
summary of M*CH*MORE immigration into North America, Australasia
and other countries.
MICHELMORE legal firms and land agencies.
A history of the large number of solicitors and land agents in Tree