The French surname Amours is derived from the medieval name Amor, which is derived from the Latin word "amor", which means love.
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy.
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of this family name include: Amour, Amours, D'amour, D'amours, Damour, Damoure, St. Amour, St-Amour and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mathieu Damours, who married Marie Marsolet in Québec city in 1652; Janne Damourette, who came to Louisiana in 1720; Francois Amoure, who was naturalized in St. Clair County, Illinois in 1789.