Moffet Family History

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Moffet Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt. French: variant form of Maufait, a nickname composed of the elements mal, mau ‘badly’ + fait, past participle of faire ‘to do or make’.

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


Similar surnames: Moffat, Moffett, Moffit, Muffett, Moffitt, Maffett, Moffatt, Poteet

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Moffet Family Origin

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Moffet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Couturiere

    9%
  • Cultivateur

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Couturiere and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moffet. The most common Moffet occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Moffet's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moffet family was Laborer.

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Moffet Historical Records

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Moffet Life Expectancy

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