LIVERMORE Family History
Recorded in many forms including Libermore, Livermore, Livermere, Levermore, and no doubt others, this is an English surname. It is locational from the twin villages of Great Livermere or Small Livermere in the county of Suffolk, in England, about five miles from the ancient town of Bury St Edmunds. The place name was first recorded in the year 907 a.d., making it one of the very earliest of all recordings to survive. The surname is much later, few being recorded much before the year 1250, and then rarely were they hereditary.