Moers Name Meaning

German (Mörs): habitational name from Moers in the Rhineland or from any of several places called Mörse or Mörsen. German (Mörse): from a variant of the personal name Moritz. Dutch: variant of Moors 2 and 3.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Moors, Boers, Moes, Roers, Mars, Goers, Miers, Meers, Moyers, Mones

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Moers Family Origin

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Moers Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moers family was Farmer. Carpenter, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moers. The most common Moers occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 30% of Moers's were Carpenters.

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Moers Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Moers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Moers in 1963 was 83, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moers

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