Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 146,734 people named Morris in the UK. That makes it the 38th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 2,322 are named Morris.
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Related and similar surnamesMorrice
The Morris surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.