Moffett Family History

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Moffett Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt.

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


Similar surnames: Maffett, Moffet, Moffitt, Muffett, Moffatt, Moffit, Moffat, Mullett

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Moffett Family Origin

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Moffett Family Occupations

What did your Moffett ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Moffett. 52% of Moffett men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Moffett women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Moffett were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    52%
  • Labourer
    10%
  • Farmers Son
    10%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Student
    34%
  • Housekeeper
    23%
  • Nurse
    23%
  • Clerk
    23%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Moffett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Moffett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moffett census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Moffett. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 11,000 military records available for the last name Moffett. For the veterans among your Moffett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moffett Life Expectancy

What is the average Moffett lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Moffett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Moffett in 1941 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moffett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moffett ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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