Mogul Family History

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Mogul Name Meaning

Turkish (Mügül), Iranian, Pakistani, or Indian: from Persian Moghol, literally ‘Mongol’. This was the name of the dynasty, of Mongolian origin, which ruled most of northern India from the 16th to the 19th centuries, noted for their military prowess, efficient administration, and religious tolerance. As an English word, this term became extended to denote any powerful ruler or businessman; it may be an English nickname for a powerful person of an autocratic disposition.

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

Similar surnames: Moll, Rogel, Kogel, Maul, Gogol, Mol, Vogel, Mould, Mogck, Moger

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Mogul Family Origin

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Mogul Family Occupations

What did your Mogul ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mogul occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Mogul's were Farmers. Farmer and Refuge From Kansas? were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mogul.

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  • Farmer

  • Refuge From Kansas?


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Mogul Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mogul. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mogul 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mogul. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mogul. For the veterans among your Mogul ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mogul Life Expectancy

What is the average Mogul lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mogul life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mogul in 1963 was 82, and 73 in 2004.

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