Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. ASH-mor
Other Forms FormsAshemore, Asmore, Ashmoore, Ashmere
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Contributor Contrib.XICooper on 3/29/2014
English locational name, from either "Aisemare", (from Old English pre 7th Century "aesc" meaning ash plus "mere" a lake; hence "lake where ash-trees grow), or from any of several minor places composed of the Old English elements "aesc" ash plus "mor" a marsh or fen.